Can Culture Be Counted? Why Local Connectedness Matters for your Startup

by Startup Genome

(this post is adapted from the 2018 Global Startup Ecosystem Report) Startup founders always have more to accomplish than they have time for. Local support networks, which are intended to be helpful, can present a bewildering array of options. Should you attend that evening networking event? Should you try to meet as many local ecosystem …

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Member Spotlight: Building a Future Startup Empire in San Bernardino County

by Dane Stangler

San Bernardino County and its neighbor, Riverside County—together form the Inland Empire—one of the fastest-growing areas in the country. Located at the heart of Southern California, it has historically attracted migrants both domestic and international, and helped put a middle-class living within reach of millions of people priced out of more expensive coastal areas. And, …

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Member Spotlight: Small, Mighty, Global Bahrain

by Startup Genome

In mid-April, thousands of people from around the world will descend upon Bahrain for the Global Entrepreneurship Congress, the annual event put on by our partner the Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN). For a few days, entrepreneurs, investors, policymakers, philanthropists, ecosystem builders and others will make this small island nation the center of the entrepreneurial universe. …

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