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IESE-Trained Startups Create 102,800 Jobs Worldwide, Raise $14.5 Billion in Capital

MBA Blog / 19th February 2024

Companies founded by the IESE Business School community have created 102,800 jobs worldwide and raised $14.5 billion in capital, including three unicorns. These figures, which show how the school continues to expand its entrepreneurial...

TDK Ventures Invests in Singapore-Based Startup Amperesand to Empower Global Electrification Through Solid State Transformers

Entrepreneurs / 13th February 2024

TDK Corporation (TSE: 6762) has announced that subsidiary TDK Ventures Inc. is investing in Amperesand and their grid infrastructure solutions powered by innovative solid-state transformer (SST) technology to deliver megawatt-scale...

Minnesota Tech Startup Taps Talent in West Africa for U.S. Companies, Announces First Partnership

Entrepreneurs / 8th February 2024

Juduh, a tech startup connecting Minnesota companies and African talent, has announced a partnership with Edina-based FRSecure to develop a cybersecurity portal. It’s the first large project for Juduh, which...

Plug and Play Announces Final Batch of Startups Selected for their Silicon Valley Programs

Entrepreneurs / 20th October 2023

Plug and Play, the world’s largest innovation platform, has announced the final batch of startups selected for its Silicon Valley programs in 2023. The programs, which had a staggered start...

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AI21 Labs Named to the 2023 CB Insights GenAI 50 List of Most Innovative Generative AI Startups

Entrepreneurs / 14th August 2023

CB Insights has named AI21 Labs to its first annual GenAI 50 ranking, a list of the world’s top 50 most innovative companies developing generative AI applications and infrastructure across industries. “Generative...

ADP National Employment Report: Private Sector Employment Increased by 324,000 Jobs in July; Annual Pay was Up 6.2%

Career Climbers / 7th August 2023

Private sector employment increased by 324,000 jobs in July, and annual pay was up 6.2 percent year-over-year, according to the July ADP® National Employment ReportTM produced by the ADP Research Institute® in collaboration...

ASU launches new W. P. Carey School of Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship

MBA Blog / 24th July 2023

As part of a university-wide focus and expansion on ASU’s West campus, the W. P. Carey School of Business is launching a new academic unit — the W. P. Carey School of Technology, Innovation,...

Rural Entrepreneurs Face Opportunities and Obstacles

Entrepreneurs / 12th July 2023

Rural small businesses face a unique set of challenges, but they also have advantages over their urban and suburban counterparts – such as a tendency to be more profitable. Entrepreneurial...

NGP Capital Launches State of Jobs Report of Venture-Backed Startups

Career Climbers / 28th April 2023

NGP Capital, a global venture capital firm that invests in early-stage B2B companies from Series A onwards within enterprise software, industrial tech, cybersecurity, and infrastructure, has released its State of US Startup Jobs Report, which reveals job...

Plug and Play Accepts First Silicon Valley Startup Batches of 2023

Entrepreneurs / 10th April 2023

Plug and Play has accepted its first batch of startups to participate in their initial Silicon Valley programs of the year. These programs will run through June with a focus...