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McDonald's Opens Near the Vatican
McDonald's

McDonald's Opens Near the Vatican

The Church leadership isn't exactly a fan of the new Golden Arches location.
Nina Zipkin
11 African Entrepreneurs Who Are Changing the Business Landscape
Africa

11 African Entrepreneurs Who Are Changing the Business Landscape

From hi-tech to fashion to branding, startups are transforming the continent and supercharging commerce.
Obianuju Helen Okoye
Preparing Your Sales Team to Go Global
Global Business

Preparing Your Sales Team to Go Global

Promoting a balanced work-life dynamic will make team members' sacrifices to accommodate global audiences relatively painless. And kick cultural faux pas to the curb.
Josh Turner
Almost Half the World Will Be Online by the End of 2016
Internet

Almost Half the World Will Be Online by the End of 2016

In the world's developed countries about 80 percent of the population use the internet.
New Study Finds the Global Gender Pay Gap Won't Be Closed Until 2186
Gender Gap

New Study Finds the Global Gender Pay Gap Won't Be Closed Until 2186

The World Economic Forum breaks down how far we have to go in its latest Global Gender Gap report.
Nina Zipkin
This CEO Has Helped Thousands -- and He's Just Getting Started
20 Questions

This CEO Has Helped Thousands -- and He's Just Getting Started

Lucky Iron Fish Founder Gavin Armstrong wants to do his part to eradicate hunger and iron deficiency all over the world.
Nina Zipkin
SMBs Confident in Global Economy Despite Upfront Concerns
Global Business

SMBs Confident in Global Economy Despite Upfront Concerns

Taking advantage of your current market will help you prepare for international business.
David Nicholls
6 Ways to Leverage Global Innovation to Grow Your Business
Make More Happen

6 Ways to Leverage Global Innovation to Grow Your Business

It's imperative to put ongoing innovation first if companies want to keep up in a globalized economy.
Ed Sappin
Global Citizens Will Expand Your Company's Reach -- and Reputation
Make More Happen

Global Citizens Will Expand Your Company's Reach -- and Reputation

Even your own next-door neighbors may take offense to your branding. So, bring hire globally to bring a global perspective. Here's how.
Elliot Tomaeno
5 Rules for Getting Global Customers
Global Business

5 Rules for Getting Global Customers

It's a big country, but it's a much bigger world. Transform your marketing strategy to lure customers everywhere.
Timothy Sykes
4 Tips to Engage Multilingual Audiences on the Road to the Olympics
Global Business

4 Tips to Engage Multilingual Audiences on the Road to the Olympics

Marketers need to speak a lot of people's languages when the whole world is watching the Olympics.
Richard Harpham
Mark Zuckerberg: 'Entrepreneurship Is About Creating Change, Not Just Creating Companies'
Entrepreneurs

Mark Zuckerberg: 'Entrepreneurship Is About Creating Change, Not Just Creating Companies'

The Facebook founder spoke with President Barack Obama at the 2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit.
Nina Zipkin
Meet the Entrepreneur Whose Startup Raised $24 Million Thanks in Part to Mark Zuckerberg
Entrepreneurs

Meet the Entrepreneur Whose Startup Raised $24 Million Thanks in Part to Mark Zuckerberg

Jeremy Johnson is the CEO and co-founder of Andela, a company that trains software developers in Africa and was the first investment for the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative.
Nina Zipkin
An Accelerated African Tech Ecosystem: Startups Driving Innovation
Global Entrepreneurship

An Accelerated African Tech Ecosystem: Startups Driving Innovation

As the global population increases, it is important for accelerator programs to recognize the potential in untapped markets.
Yossi Hasson