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No Pain, No Gain: Finding the Right Balance Between Short ...

Most entrepreneurs believe they can’t fail. That thought simply doesn’t serve the scrappy startup mentality that propels so many of us forward. Yet more than 80% of new businesses don’t make it past their first five years. Sure, there are ...
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Word to the Wise: If You Can’t Measure It, Don’t ...

When I first began my career as a Principal for PriceWaterhouseCoopers’s internet business division, one of my main goals was to deliver value to global businesses via end-to-end software solutions. Senior executives looked to me to understand how technology could ...
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Why Miami Is Primed To Be The Next Silicon Valley

In 2011, the Miami Herald published an article on Miami “brain drain,” citing it as the excuse for everything from bad restaurant service to poor drivers and clueless coworkers. The idea behind the “buzzword” was that the most educated and ...
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The Secret About Why Top Investors Are Betting on Latin ...

One of my favorite pieces of advice comes from Jack Ma, lead founder of Alibaba — one of the largest global IPOs to go public at $231 billion in 2014. He famously said: “Global vision, local win.” This isn’t a ...