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Maker of 'Cookie Jam' Lands $130 Million Investment From Korea's Top Gaming Giant
News and trends

Maker of 'Cookie Jam' Lands $130 Million Investment From Korea's Top Gaming Giant

Both companies are looking to grow internationally.
Nina Zipkin
6 Global Alternative Cities to Silicon Valley to Start Your Company
Location

6 Global Alternative Cities to Silicon Valley to Start Your Company

Silicon Valley is the gold standard for launching startups, but it's not all rainbows and unicorns. Here is a snapshot of other hubs to inspire you to look elsewhere.
Josh Steimle
The Top Global Franchises
Franchises

The Top Global Franchises

Could these worldwide franchises be your passport to the future?
Tracy Stapp Herold
Why None of Us Can Afford to Forget 9/11
Economics

Why None of Us Can Afford to Forget 9/11

While the cost of fighting terrorism may seem high, the cost of not fighting it or fighting and losing is far higher. It's important for all of us to remember that.
Steve Tobak
Greece Says It May Accept Bailout Offer -- With Conditions
Global Business

Greece Says It May Accept Bailout Offer -- With Conditions

Last night, the struggling nation became the first developed country to default on the International Monetary Fund.
5 Tips for Launching a Startup Half a World Away
International business

5 Tips for Launching a Startup Half a World Away

Launching a company while your co-founder and team are in a different country provides a unique set of challenges. Here are a few ways to overcome these obstacles.
Cory Turner
All the World Loves Social Media But Many Love Their Local Networks Best
Social Media Marketing

All the World Loves Social Media But Many Love Their Local Networks Best

Social media offers worldwide marketing opportunities but there is a lot more channels out there than Facebook and Twitter.
Oren Levy
5 Simple Steps for Reaching New Global Markets
Global Entrepreneurship

5 Simple Steps for Reaching New Global Markets

More than ever, living "la vida loca" is essential to fostering market entry.
Ofer Shoshan
Why Your Ecommerce Business Should Look to Brazil
International business

Why Your Ecommerce Business Should Look to Brazil

The Latin American country, ripe for ecommerce disruption, offers an appealing audience for hopeful U.S. merchants.
Harry Whitehouse
How Ecommerce Helps Small Businesses Go Global
Global Business

How Ecommerce Helps Small Businesses Go Global

Having a global footprint may be a goal for many small businesses, but for most it's not a reality. Ecommerce can help expand your reach.
Kate Rogers
A Guide to International Payment Preferences
Payments

A Guide to International Payment Preferences

In some countries, credit cards aren't the payment method of choice. Here's what to know.
Oren Levy
5 Emerging Tech Hubs From Around the World
Cities

5 Emerging Tech Hubs From Around the World

Although these cities aren't renowned for their clusters of hopeful tech entrepreneurs, they hold new opportunities for those looking to get in the startup game.
Zach Cutler
5 Ways Entrepreneurs Get It Wrong With China-Expansion Strategy
Global Business

5 Ways Entrepreneurs Get It Wrong With China-Expansion Strategy

As a huge section of the global market, understanding how to conduct business in China is a must.
To Make Meetings Count, Don't Count Past One (Per Week)
Business Meetings

To Make Meetings Count, Don't Count Past One (Per Week)

One mandatory meeting a week, with a reliable structure and distractions like cell phones and laptops forbidden, can be amazingly productive.
Brad Heidemann