1. Directions to ‘The Node’ Beijing

    January 4, 2014 by Vallabh Rao

    This post gives detailed directions to the co-working space ‘The Node’

    Address: The Node, Building A9, 798 Road, 751 D-Park, Chaoyang District, Beijing

    Address in Chinese:  北京市朝阳区酒仙桥路4号751时尚设计广场A9-1楼

    Directions:

    Subway Line 10 — Sanyuanqiao Station — Bus 403 — Beijing Dianji Zongchang  北京电机总厂 — Building A9, D-park

    From Sanyuaqiao subway station taking the taxi would cost around 25 RMB, it would be best to catch a taxi after crossing over to the other side of Jingmi road

    Changing to Bus No. 403 from Sanyuanqiao subway station:

    After getting out of Sanyuanqiao subway station, cross over to the other side of Jingmi road to catch the bus 403.

    Bus 403 Sanyuanqiao

    Get off at  Beijing Dianji Zongchang  北京电机总厂 and walk to The Node

    The Node

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  2. Infographic : How Journalists view Social Media and PR

    December 25, 2013 by Vallabh Rao

    Infographic: Journalism PR Social Media
    Source : http://blog.us.cision.com/2013/12/how-journalists-view-pr-and-social-media/

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  3. ‘Startup Bug’ : People Who Know Entrepreneurs Are More Likely to Become Entrepreneurs

    December 20, 2013 by Vallabh Rao

    Is entrepreneurship going viral? A recent Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation survey shows that it just might be in the U.S

    Looking at similar trends in India, it might be a good news for India too.

    The paper “Getting the Bug: Is (Growth) Entrepreneurship Contagious?” released by the Kauffman Foundation presents the results of a survey of 2,000 Americans across the country, asking whether they knew entrepreneurs – both in general and specifically “growth” entrepreneurs whose ventures add more employment and wealth to the economy – and if they themselves were entrepreneurs. The data then was analyzed by age, gender, geographic region and income level.

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  4. U.S, China, India, Korea, Japan, Israel – Most Promising Tech Innovators In Next Four Years: KPMG Survey

    July 22, 2013 by Vallabh Rao

    Technology executives worldwide believe that the United States and China are the top two countries with the greatest potential to drive technology breakthroughs that will have a global impact in the next four years, according to the Global Technology Innovation survey by KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm.

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  5. Invested Development Invests in GELI, a Startup developing Software for Energy Storage

    July 22, 2013 by Vallabh Rao

    GeliInvested Development (ID), a seed-stage investment fund manager, has invested in Growing Energy Labs, Inc. (GELI), a startup developing software for energy storage. GELI’s software integrates, networks, and economically operates energy storage, dramatically increasing the opportunity to bring alternative energy solutions mainstream.

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  6. Imgembed / The Creative Finder free images

    March 17, 2013 by Vallabh Rao

    Free images which embed a link to the creator ….

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  7. University of Oxford and W.K. Kellogg Foundation announce launch of the Oxford Impact Investing Programme

    March 4, 2013 by Vallabh Rao

    Said Business School at the University of Oxford and the W.K. Kellogg Foundation (WKKF), one of the world’s largest foundations, announce a partnership to launch the Oxford Impact Investing Programme.

    Sterling Speirn, WKKF president and CEO said, “The Kellogg Foundation could not be more pleased to join with one of the world’s leading business schools to enrich our foundation’s impact and to contribute our insights to the program. This program is a wonderful opportunity for two global leaders to collaborate and expand the field of impact investing.”

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  8. Entrepreneurs the New RockStars ?

    March 1, 2013 by Vallabh Rao

    Came across this interesting tweet: ”In the 80s, everyone wanted to be in a band. In this decade, it’s cool to be an entrepreneur”

     

     

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  9. Blogging to Fight Evil? IndiBlogger Launches IndiChange

    March 1, 2013 by Vallabh Rao

    IndiBlogger.in, a community of Indian bloggers has launched IndiChange, a platform that aims to ‘harness the collective power of blogging to fight evil’. The first campaign on IndiChange is a joint effort between IndiBlogger and Breakthrough for the of launch “Ring The Bell” in India. “Ring The Bell” is an award-winning global campaign calling on men and boys to take action and stop violence against women.

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  10. Crowdfunder Launches Social Enterprise Hub, Connecting Impact Investors with Social Entrepreneurs

    January 2, 2013 by Vallabh Rao

    Crowdfunder, an online platforms that enables businesses to raise funds through a social network, announced the launch of its Social Enterprise Hub. The hub will serve as a community on Crowdfunder for social entrepreneurs and investors to connect around the growth and funding of for-profit social enterprises, helping to scale the impact that investors make with their dollars.

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