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Mentoring organization, minority-owned c...

WASHINGTON, Jan. 31, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Youth Leadership Foundation, a leading nonprofit organization in Washington, D.C. that provides mentorship and after-school programs for students, today announced that the Black & Brown Coffee House will lead its top 2022 school business plan competition, the Spirit of Service Challenge. The Spirit of Service Challenge is […]

Using design thinking to modernize geosp...

The importance of geospatial technologies is enormous and directly impacts millions of lives every day. It refers to referenced data from planet Earth, helping users in analysis, modeling, simulations and visualization. Technically, geospatial technologies enable the creation of intelligent maps and models that facilitate geographic surveys, policy-based research or spatial models. In a utilitarian sense, […]

Auburn University’s New Venture Accelera

Auburn University is one of 50 organizations in 26 states that receive significant federal grants to support programs that fuel innovation and economic development. Auburn’s grant, awarded through the US Economic Development Administration’s Build to Scale program and Venture Challenge, represents a combined federal share of $657,622 and local matching of $657,622. Cary Chandler, principal […]

Retail Boot Camp application period open...

“The Retail Lab program has been an incredible opportunity to receive authentic insights from real entrepreneurs. I appreciated the time and the opportunity to be in the room with people at different stages of their business, who are aiming to be successful no matter what! said Nicole Hawthorne, a graduate of the Retail Lab’s fall […]

How Sky Glass killed the satellite dish ...

In addition to satisfying this appetite for destruction, the group relied heavily on Sky’s ace in the hole. While the company may not have made a TV before, its existing Sky Q satellite boxes were hooked up to TVs across the country and regularly serviced by its extensive team of engineers. “You can assume a […]

100 selected entrepreneurs will receive ...

Enterprise Nation, the small business network and business support provider, is teaming up with Launch It, the specialist charity for young entrepreneurs, to launch an initiative to create an additional 3,000 young entrepreneurs in London. The “Next Generation initiative” aims to give 18-24 year olds from disadvantaged backgrounds the means to create and develop their […]

SAFE Framework – A Guide to Scaling Agil

Large organizations tend to move slowly and securely compared to their agile counterparts. The reasoning behind this can be traced back to the cultural challenges associated with being a larger incumbent, as well as process and policy barriers. However, the growth and revenue generated by the agility that a startup enjoys does not go unnoticed […]

FAO and Japan seek to empower women and ...

A project is officially launched to support six East African countries January 26, 2022, Addis Ababa – The Sub-Regional Office for East Africa (SFE) of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Japanese Government Mission to the African Union officially launched a sub-regional project to promote the employment of women […]

Valley News – Forum, January 22: Dartmou

Posted: 01/26/2022 12:12:58 Modified: 01/26/2022 12:11:48 The number of cases in Dartmouth remains alarming the Valley News article “Coronavirus Cases Drop in Dartmouth, Jan. 19” buried the lede. According to Dartmouth’s Jan. 18 COVID-19 Dashboard, 11% of Dartmouth community members — including 21% of undergraduates — tested positive for COVID-19 in the previous seven days […]

January 26, 2022 | Short

New collaboration with OpenBiome to treat patients with recurrent C. difficile infections The University of Minnesota’s Microbiota Therapeutics program will collaborate with OpenBiome to ensure that patients with recurrent C. difficile infections have access to fecal microbiota transplantation until an FDA-approved alternative becomes available. Learn more about this partnership. U of M wastewater monitoring predicts […]

Gaming consumption in Saudi Arabia will ...

Gaming consumption in Saudi Arabia is expected to reach $6.8 billion by 2030, with the industry offering rich opportunities and a potential leading role for the kingdom on the world stage, according to a report by Boston Consulting Group. Alongside eSports, the sector – a growing powerhouse with around three billion active participants worldwide – […]

Bolton among the UK Community Renewal Fu...

The government has designated 100 areas across the UK as ‘priority places’ to receive financial assistance from the UK Community Renewal Fund, of which Bolton is one. Eight Greater Manchester organizations will share more than £4million in funding, with Manchester, Oldham and Rochdale also set to benefit. The fund has been awarded to a range […]

Needham firm puts the right ‘touch’ on N

When I last met Domenikos five years ago, he was trying to design an electronic device called TactaiTouch that would attach to your index finger and use small vibrations to simulate the feel of different objects you might encounter or “pick up”. “while wearing a virtual reality headset. He was also trying to get big […]

The cathedral is an ambitious memory of ...

What is the fabric of our education? The memories we will reflect on after these years are often not what we can hold on to in a moment filtered and refracted through a thousand other experiences. After his first one-hour feature film Notes on an appearance, the Bressonian style of Ricky D’Ambrose continues with Cathedral, […]

Taking back control of your sleep life…

Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. Entrepreneurship goes hand in hand with many things. Determination. Dream big. An embrace of failure and risk. And, in my personal experience: insomnia. I’ve found this to be especially true for creators and scammers I know. Nighttime is often the time when you can work uninterrupted, especially […]

Voice Order Kiosks Help Retailers Addres...

With continued labor shortages and the rise of off-premises dining, self-service ordering kiosks and technologies that help restaurants run more efficiently are becoming ubiquitous. Not only do voice automated kiosks increase customer satisfaction by allowing customers to order food exactly the way they want, they also increase sales by using AI to upsell, promote limited-time […]

hyperTunnel selected for Innovation Cata...

Specialist in new underground construction hyperTunnel was selected to join a global acceleration and support program led by Leonard, the VINCI group’s foresight and innovation platform. hyperTunnel is one of the 44 start-ups chosen to participate in Leonard’s acceleration program in 2022 and one of only 10 in the The Catalyst cohort, which is designed […]

Ryan Moloney, Toadie: Neighbors actor li...

It’s a far cry from Ramsay St – that’s how the man famous for playing Toadie enjoys life on the outskirts of Melbourne Australian TV icon Ryan Moloney, who plays Jarrod “Toadfish” Rebecchi on Neighbors, has listed his luxurious Mornington Peninsula acreage with prize hopes of $7.5-8million. The actor and his wife Alison are selling […]

Business Plan Competition Returns to Hel...

Posted on January 20, 2022 After a two-year hiatus, the Fort Worth Business Plan Competition is back and putting local small businesses back in the spotlight. The Fort Worth Business Plan Competition is a celebration of the entrepreneurial spirit that makes the city so unique. The pioneering spirit of Fort Worth small business owners inspires […]

What will sustainable events look like?

Whether it’s joining the Net Zero Carbon Events initiative, the Sustainable Events Alliance, or simply devising an internal action plan, event and meeting professionals are placing greater emphasis on bringing back green events in 2022. Of course, this poses a challenge for a while. while much of the industry is also hyper-focused on health safety, […]

Two ways for companies to support women ...

Women founders currently face serious challenges in accessing venture capital and this lack of investment in women means that many opportunities are being missed. 2 main ideas emerged from our research: improving opportunities for women entrepreneurs through non-financial investments; develop the pool of competent women to be part of the investment teams. SAP, together with […]

KUKA HOME launches K-TRON mechanism divi...

KUKA HOME, one of the world’s largest manufacturers of upholstered furniture, has strengthened its vertically integrated business model with the launch of the K-TRON motion mechanism division. Capable of producing one million units per year, the 150,000 square foot K-TRON factory is based near KUKA HOME’s global headquarters in Hangzhou, China, and will exclusively supply […]

[Funding alert] Qarmatek, Un1Feed, AppX,...

Refurbished Electronics Startup Qarmatek Raises $3M Led by GVFL, Caspian Debt Inasmuch asQarmatek Services Pvt. ltd.Inasmuch as, a refurbished and renewed electronics category, announced that it raised $3 million in a funding round led by GVFL (Gujarat Venture Finance Limited) and Caspian Debt. In the preliminary phase, the funds will be used to expand and […]

Nitin Plans100 Centers and Rs300Cr Top L...

Born and raised in Kota, Nitin Vijay obtained an engineering degree from IIT-BHU. But unlike his peers, hungry for big salaries in multinational corporations, he was determined to reinvent India’s education industry with ingenious ideas and cutting-edge technologies. He decided to nurture Indian talent by instilling quality knowledge and competitive skills among budding engineers, doctors […]

Donna Probes: Finding the Perfect Retire...

Donna probes Having a tendency to overwork myself, I find January to be a good month to take stock of all my commitments and make sure there is a good balance. I look at the Happiness Index and start cutting back on the things that don’t bring joy and fulfillment to my retirement years. Finding […]

Physics-based engineering and the “black

Through Mary Beth Gallagher, MIT Department of Mechanical Engineering January 16, 2022 In MIT 2.C161, George Barbastat This shows how mechanical engineers can use their knowledge of physical systems to control algorithms and develop more accurate predictions. Machine learning algorithms are often referred to as “black box”. Once data is placed in an algorithm, it […]

KY Youth Advocates speak out on budget b...

A statement from Dr. Terry Brooks, Executive Director of Kentucky Youth Advocates: In Kentucky, we are used to discussing dollars and cents in tight, limited, and far too scarce budgets — and it’s hard work. This year, we’re learning that arguing about dollars and cents in a budget with unprecedented one-time federal funds is also […]

Letter to the Editor: An Open Letter to ...

SUPPORT THIS INDEPENDENT JOURNALISMThe article you are about to read comes from our journalists doing their important job – investigating, researching and writing their stories. We want to provide informative and inspiring stories that connect you to the people, issues and opportunities within our community. Journalism requires a lot of resources. Today, our economic model […]

This platform provides a one-stop soluti...

Education isn’t just about learning from textbooks – it means guidance in all aspects of life. But are these tips readily available to everyone? Not really. Aware of this problem, the Delhi-based company Prateek Bhargava spear Mindler in 2016, a unique platform that offers career guidance through exclusive consulting and mentoring services. Since its inception, […]

After being caught off guard by postpart...

“I went through postpartum depression and I didn’t have the knowledge to deal with it”: Emirati entrepreneur Khawla Hammad explains why and how her online counseling platform was set up. Image Credit: Supplied Strong points Emirati entrepreneur Khawla Hammad’s personal mental health issues led to the creation of his online counseling platform “Takalam”. One in […]

Trending: bookstore bars with good food ...

A bookstore with a bar is easily one of mankind’s best inventions, up there with polar fleece and those chips that taste like ham. There’s usually a big chair, and if you do it right, you can read for hours while sipping a coffee or a glass of wine. However, bookstore bars have usually been […]

Teaching entrepreneurship: from the draw...

As part of Business Blasters, this team of Speakers including Sujay, Khushi, Siriya, Yash, Vidisha, all students in class 12 of School of Excellence, Khichiripur successfully marketed a high quality and economical bluetooth speaker. courtesy of www.thebusinessblasters.in This is the second in a two-part story on the Delhi government initiative to introduce entrepreneurship classes for […]

Taiwan Semiconductor (TSMC): an undisput...

Editorial by BING-JHEN HONG / iStock via Getty Images Taiwan Semiconductor (TSM) foundry’s global share has been over 50% since 2014 when the company started ramping up production at the 16/20 nm node. By the end of 2020, TSMC’s share has grown to 57% of the global foundry market, and 41% of its revenue comes […]

Higher education institutions will serve...

New Delhi: Our higher education institutions have enormous potential to serve as catalysts in India’s innovation and start-up ecosystem, said Rajkumar Ranjan Singh, Minister of State for Education, during his speech at the Electronic Symposium on “Building an Innovation Ecosystem in Educational Institutions” organized by the Ministry of Education, DPIIT, AICTE and Innovation Cell of […]

“Dream In Digital” Goes Online With Its

“Dream in Digital” provides premium web and graphic design services at competitive rates. Businesses thrive on a professionally designed website created by a team of seasoned professionals. Kitchener, Ontario, Canada – January 10, 2022 – Founder Irene Pan kicks off the new year with the launch of her boutique web development agency DreamInDigital.ca. There is […]

19 new subjects implemented in schools i...

[ad_1] The Department of Basic Education has published a list of new subjects implemented in schools in South Africa over the past five years. Many of these subjects aim to directly support students who drop out of school and who will not necessarily complete grade 12 or enter university. The subjects cover a wide range […]

Set of revolutionary technologies for th...

[ad_1] Image credit: WayRay Swish high-tech company, WayRay, has unveiled the world’s first car featuring revolutionary True AR â„¢ holographic glass. Meet the first Metaverse device on wheels – the Holograktor, which aims to join the taxi and rideshare industry. The Holograktor is the first car designed around True AR â„¢ technology and a new […]

Present an investor at the Crown Heights...

[ad_1] If you are a start-up or new business, the Chosen Business Conference in Crown Heights is a unique opportunity to “wow” investors and come away with a deal. Full story On Sunday January 16, Crown Heights Young Entrepreneurs (CHYE) in partnership with COLLIVE.com will host the Chosen Business Conference, a networking evening for B2B […]

Daraz to herald a new era of e-commerce

[ad_1] Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, e-commerce was already experiencing significant growth – with the industry growing at a steady rate of 4.5% globally.[1]. This is mainly due to factors such as increased digitization, improvements in technology and infrastructure, and consumers who expect more convenience and accessibility. The pandemic, however, has sparked a dramatic boom […]

Next iPhone SE Will Have 5G But No Desig...

[ad_1] Apple is planning to release a third-generation iPhone SE and now a new report claims the handset will still look like an iPhone 8. Leaker DylanDKT, who has a good track record of accurate reporting, revealed that the upcoming 2022 iPhone SE will feature 5G technology and an updated A-series chip, but it won’t […]

Grand Area Mentoring Awarded Seed Grant ...

[ad_1] Some of the most powerful bonding experiences that Daniel McNeil, Grand Area Mentoring Program Director, has had with his childhood mentors have been over meals. There is something about eating together that brings people together, he says. When McNeil applied for the Seeds to Start grant through the Moonflower Community Co-op, on behalf of […]

Exciting times for robotics | Professio...

[ad_1] Gabriel Aguiar Noury, robotics product manager at software company Canonical, explains how robotics companies can ensure safety is a top priority. It is an exciting time for the robotics industry as more and more companies begin to appreciate the business value and the positive impact on sustainability that robots can bring to their businesses. […]

“Financial independence is the engine of

[ad_1] Becoming a parent inspired Rana El Sakhawy, 33, to launch MonkiBox, a subscription-based early learning start-up offering toys and activities tailored to child development research. Initially a toy curatorial service, the company began to design and create its own game-based products to become the first direct-to-consumer toy company in the Middle East. Egyptian Ms. […]

CarParts.com Reports Record Preliminary ...

[ad_1] TORRANCE, Calif., January 6, 2022 / PRNewswire / – CarParts.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRTS), a leading e-commerce supplier of auto parts and accessories, in light of recent market volatility, Provides preliminary results for 2021 for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 1, 2022. The fourth quarter ends January 1, 2022 included 13 weeks […]

Reduce food waste to increase access to ...

[ad_1] the energy and fertilizers needed to grow, process and distribute food are wasted. At the other end of the supply chain are cash-strapped consumers, who have been distressed even more in recent years by factors such as the Covid-19 pandemic and inflation. Spoiler Alert, a company founded by two MIT alumni, helps businesses bridge […]

Network upgrades support healthcare grow...

[ad_1] To improve network speed and capacity in hospitals and clinics across the state, the Iowa Communications Network designed and implemented site upgrades for the Iowa Rural Health Telecommunications Program (IRHTP), a consortium that connects around 85 healthcare facilities to a dedicated broadband fiber network. As part of the project, ICN, a state agency, installed […]

A ‘coffee entrepreneur’ wanted to start

[ad_1] A new “coffee entrepreneur” is needed to seize the opportunity for a business partnership. The Denbighshire Voluntary Services Council (DVSC) is looking for candidates for collaboration focused on sustainable coffee, health and wellness. The successful entrepreneur will receive six-month seed funding, a fully equipped space in the renovated Ruthin Market Hall, collaboration with a […]

Tesla’s Exceptional Delivery Numbers Loa

[ad_1] A Tesla compressor is shown at a charging station in Santa Clarita, California, the United States, October 2, 2019. REUTERS / Mike Blake Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Jan. 3 (Reuters) – Shares of Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) started the year with remarkable gains after the electric automaker announced record […]

5 steps to reach your financial goals in...

[ad_1] Along with the new year that brings confetti and a new calendar, now is the time to set some important goals for the next 12 months. It could mean finally paying off debt, buying a house, or taking a long-delayed vacation. With inflation and economic uncertainty clouding 2022, consolidating your finances this month may […]

Spencer McClung discusses the lasting im...

[ad_1] Spencer mcclung is an investor, advisor, entrepreneur and executive in digital media and technology. He is currently a director of Advisory Firm Three, a company that makes investments in special situations through its fund Advisory Firm Three Holdings, LLC. The company also specializes in management consulting and consultancy work, with a focus on early […]

Apple’s December 2021 review: ‘Ted Lasso

[ad_1] AppleInsider is supported by its audience and can earn commission as an Amazon Associate and Affiliate Partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. You’ve known Apple for a long time, so you know how to expect bugs, but probably not worms. It’s fair to say that Apple’s December […]

AP source: Cavs acquire Rondo from Laker...

[ad_1] CLEVELAND The Cavaliers have agreed to acquire veteran goaltender Rajon Rondo as part of a trade with the Los Angeles Lakers for goaltender Denzel Valentine, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press on Friday. The Cavs needed an experienced goalie to help them continue their strong start after losing Ricky Rubio […]