Embattled ride-sharing Uber faces global crackdown
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Embattled ride-sharing Uber faces global crackdown

Alex Pigman | AFP - October 5, 2015

BRUSSELS, Belgium – Controversial ride-sharing service Uber faces a crackdown by governments around the world and protests by angry taxi drivers, but the company insists it is driving…

The different flavors of starting a business
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The different flavors of starting a business

Randall Trejos - September 28, 2015

Every time a topic starts to become mainstream, it is common to encounter mixups. In Costa Rica we are in the middle of the business startup mixup…

New ways to find the talent you need
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New ways to find the talent you need

Randall Trejos - September 7, 2015

See also: How investors and entrepreneurs can find common ground Whatever business you're in, your company or project is only as good as the people working on…

Money for startups: The key to creating more companies?
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Money for startups: The key to creating more companies?

Randall Trejos - July 20, 2015

We can all agree that anything that contributes a third of a country’s gross domestic product is fairly important, right? According to the Ministry of the Economy…

4 things you need to know before investing in a local startup
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4 things you need to know before investing in a local startup

Randall Trejos - May 2, 2015

"By a show of hands, how many of you identify funding as the primary need of your project?" The room was filled with close to 80 eager,…

Coffee’s third wave?
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Coffee’s third wave?

Will Oremus | Slate - March 26, 2014

NEW YORK – Do you remember when Starbucks was cool? It opened in Seattle in the 1970s as a local specialty roaster, a trendy alternative to the…