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PE-backed Medlogix makes two acquisitions

2018-08-15 20:46

Medlogix LLC, a portfolio company of Excellere Partners, has acquired Minneapolis, Minnesota-based Integrity Medicolegal Enterprises and Southfield, Michigan-based Michigan Evaluation Group, two provi

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Clobotics adds $11 million from Nantian Infotech VC and Wangsu Company to Series A

2018-08-15 20:46

Clobotics said it added $11 million to its Series A round, pushing the financing to a total of $21 million. New investors include Nantian Infotech VC and Wangsu Company. Earlier investors are KTB Netw

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AuditBoard lands $40 mln Series B

2018-08-15 18:45

AuditBoard, cloud-software platform for automating and transforming the way businesses handle critical risk, audit and compliance work, has raised $40 million in Series B funding. Battery Ventures led

PE HUB

AxiaMed nets $12.4 mln

2018-08-15 18:45

Santa Barbara, Californa-based AxiaMed, a healthcare payments technology company, has raised $12.4 million in funding. Health Enterprise Partners led the round.

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Biopharma startup Bugworks Research grabs $9 mln Series A

2018-08-15 18:45

India and Delaware-based Bugworks Research Inc, a biopharma startup, has secured $9 million in Series A financing. The lead investor was University of Tokyo Edge Capital.

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Visor racks up $4.7 mln Series A

2018-08-15 18:45

Visor, a developer of a real-time data platform for gamers, has raised $4.7 million in Series A funding, according to a blog post. Accel led the round with participation from other investors that incl

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Chertoff Group appoints M&A advisory services director

2018-08-15 18:45

The Chertoff Group, a security advisory firm, has named Kristjan Kornmayer as director of M&A advisory services. Previously, Kornmayer was a senior engagement manager at Avascent.

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littleBits buys DIY

2018-08-15 18:45

littleBits has acquired DIY Co. Financial terms weren’t announced. DIY, of San Francisco, provides a free, kid-only online learning community. DIY investors include Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers,

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Great Rock Capital recruits Peckitt as originations MD

2018-08-15 18:45

Great Rock Capital has hired Jeffrey Peckitt as managing director of originations. Peckitt will be in charge of sourcing new investment opportunities to expand the firm's presence in Canada. Previousl

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CPF-backed Pinnacle Dermatology acquires Michigan dermatology practice

2018-08-15 18:45

Pinnacle Dermatology, a portfolio company of Chicago Pacific Founders, has acquired North Oakland Dermatology, a dermatology practice in Michigan. No financial terms were disclosed.

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KCM recaps Atlantic Beverage

2018-08-15 18:45

KCM Capital Partners LLC has recapitalized Edison, New Jersey-based Atlantic Beverage, a specialty importer and distributor of food and beverage products. No financial terms were disclosed for the tra

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Ridgemont Equity Partners collects $1.25 bln for third fund

2018-08-15 18:45

Charlotte, North Carolina-based Ridgemont Equity Partners, a middle-market private equity firm, has raised $1.25 billion for its third fund, according to an SEC filing. The target is $1.5 billion.

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Foundation Capital targets $350 mln for ninth fund

2018-08-15 18:45

Foundation Capital is seeking to raise $350 million for its ninth fund, according to an SEC filing. The Silicon Valley-based venture firm invests in the finance and financial services sectors.

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Dominus invests in BluSky

2018-08-15 18:45

Dominus Capital has made an investment in Centennial, Colorado-based BluSky Restoration Contractors LLC, a provider of restoration, renovation, environmental and roofing services. No financial terms w

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MedProperties acquires three Texas medical office buildings

2018-08-15 18:45

Dallas-based MedProperties Realty Advisors LLC, a real estate private equity firm, has recently acquired three medical office buildings in Texas. They include a two-story, 40,000-square foot medical c

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Bregal Sagemount backs merging Align General and Catalytic

2018-08-15 18:45

Insurance firms Align General Insurance Agency and Catalytic Risk Managers are merging and securing funding from Bregal Sagemount. No financial terms were disclosed.

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PE HUB Wire Highlights, 8.15.18

2018-08-15 16:45

New York Media goes up for sale; Backbone PLM raises $8 mln; AlpInvest leads $260M infusion into Stagwell Group

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CD&R-backed TruGreen appoints Cowles as president and CEO

2018-08-15 16:45

TruGreen, a lawn care company, has named John Cowles as president and CEO. His appointment becomes effective September 17, 2018. Previously, he worked at FXI where he was president and CEO. TruGreen i

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Tillerman Seeds nabs $5.2 mln

2018-08-15 16:45

Open Prairie provided a $5.2 million credit facility to Tillerman Seeds. The capital was used by Tillerman to acquire Scandinavia, Wisconsin-based Legacy Seeds, a producer of non-GMO alfalfa seeds as

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Condon Tobin Sladek Thornton recruits M&A lawyer as partner

2018-08-15 16:45

Business law firm Condon Tobin Sladek Thornton has hired M&A lawyer Mark Goglia as a partner. Goglia is a former partner at Jones Day.

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RevJet snags $21 mln Series A

2018-08-15 16:45

Silicon Valley-based RevJet, an ad experience platform, has secured $21 million in Series A Financing. Nautic Partners led the round.

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RSV acquires Eyenalyze

2018-08-15 16:45

Rising Sun Ventures has acquired a majority stake in Arkansas-based Eyenalyze, a software firm focused on data analytics for restaurant owners and franchises. No financial terms were disclosed.

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Karma picks up $12 mln

2018-08-15 16:45

Stockholm-based Karma, a startup that helps restaurants and supermarkets reduce food waste by selling unsold food to consumers, has raised $12 million in funding. The investors included Electrolux.

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Lucidity rakes in over $5 mln

2018-08-15 16:45

Los Angeles-based Lucidity, a digital advertising blockchain protocol to deliver transparency and trust, has raised over $5 million in funding. The investors were 3Rodeo, CoinUs, Cypher Group, YouBi C

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ListingSpark fetches $2 mln Series A

2018-08-15 16:45

Austin-based ListingSpark, a real estate firm that enables buyers and sellers to keep more of their own money, secured $2 million in Series A funding. The investor was Silverton Partners.

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Iconiq Capital leads Series C round for Twistlock

2018-08-15 16:45

Security startup Twistlock has raised $33 million in Series C funding, according to a blog post. Iconiq Capital led the round with participation from YL Ventures, TenEleven, Rally Ventures, Polaris Pa

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Brazil’s Patria Investimentos considers bid for Cesp, says source: Reuters

2018-08-15 16:45

Brazilian asset management firm Pátria Investimentos is considering a bid for power generation company Companhia Energética de São Paulo (CESP6.SA), known as Cesp, a source told Reuters.

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PE HUB First Read

2018-08-15 14:45

First Read kicks off the team with news that Twitter is purging accounts that were trying to evade prior suspensions, Home Depot has a great second quarter, and Y Combinator is setting up a China arm

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Qi Lu to lead Y Combinator in China: Bloomberg

2018-08-15 14:45

Y Combinator has set up a China arm led by former Baidu executive Qi Lu, Bloomberg said. Y Combinator will start its program in China as soon as next summer, the story said.

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Blackstone may buy stake in India’s Jet Airways loyalty arm: Bloomberg

2018-08-15 14:45

U.S. private equity firm Blackstone Group LP (BX.N) is in talks to acquire a stake in the frequent-flier loyalty program of Jet Airways (India) Ltd (JET.NS), Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, citing pe

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Canson Capital raises $100 mln to invest alongside Blackstone: Financial Times

2018-08-15 14:45

Canson Capital Partners, the boutique firm that advised Blackstone in its Thomson Reuters deal, has raised $100 million to co-invest alongside the PE group, the Financial Times said. Canson raised the

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New York Media is up for sale: Wall Street Journal

2018-08-15 14:45

New York Media, which owns New York magazine and several websites, is exploring options including a sale, the Wall Street Journal reported. New York Media is controlled by the heirs of Bruce Wasserste

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Full Harvest raises $8.5 mln from Spark, Cultivian Sandbox Ventures, Wireframe Ventures, others

2018-08-15 14:45

Full Harvest said it raised $8.5 million of Series A capital in a round led by Spark Capital and joined by new investors Cultivian Sandbox Ventures, Rent the Runway founder Jenny Fleiss, Jon Scherr an

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Backbone PLM raises $8 mln

2018-08-15 14:45

Backbone PLM said Aug 15 that it raised $8 million in a Series A round led by Signal Peak Ventures. Participants included Grotech Ventures, Spider Capital, Novel TMT Ventures, Beanstalk Ventures, Brai

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PE HUB Second Opinion

2018-08-14 23:15

In Second Opinion, Alphabet plans to invest $375 million in Oscar Health, a group of Tinder founders are suing parent companies Match and IAC for at least $2 billion and the Trump campaign is preparin

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Perkins Coie adds new partner for M&A and PE practice

2018-08-14 23:15

Law firm Perkins Coie has named R. Bruce Steinert Jr. as a partner for its M&A and private equity practice. Previously, Steinert was a shareholder at Greenberg Traurig and a partner at Kirkland Ellis.

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PE-backed Pexco buys Custom Extrusion

2018-08-14 23:15

Pexco, which is backed by AEA Investors, has acquired Massachusetts-based Custom Extrusion Inc, a profile extruder. No financial terms were disclosed.

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Eagle Merchant and JLM Financial fund Recreational Group

2018-08-14 23:15

Eagle Merchant Partners and JLM Financial Partners have made an investment in Recreational Group, a provider of residential and commercial recreational surfacing products. No financial terms were disc

SmartBrief on Entrepreneurs

There's no perfect system to prevalidate demand for a product or service, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't do your due diligence.

2018-08-14 23:15

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Lidar-maker Quanergy faces uncertain future

2018-08-14 23:15

Quanergy, one of the first companies to promise smaller, more affordable lidar for self-driving cars, faces an uncertain futu -More-

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Video startup Vidpresso bought by Facebook

2018-08-14 23:15

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Funding round raises $150M for gene therapy firm Orchard Therapeutics

2018-08-14 23:15

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$31M in funding launches biotech Magnolia Neurosciences

2018-08-14 23:15

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Look for demand before leaping into business

2018-08-14 23:15

Identifying or creating a need for a product or service can be the most important key to success for new businesses.  -More-

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Partnering with a corporate giant can be risky for a startup

2018-08-14 23:15

It's easy for a founder to see an offer of a large investment by a major company on favorable terms as being too good to pass -More-

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How NadaMoo grew its dairy-free ice cream to $12M in sales

2018-08-14 23:15

Coconut-based, nondairy ice cream brand NadaMoo is on shelves at 4,500 retail locations and brought in $12 million in retail  -More-

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Pinto looks to illuminate the murky world of nutrition

2018-08-14 23:15

A startup called Pinto looks to take the mystery out of nutrition by helping people determine whether the foods they eat conf -More-

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Which fitness startups have raised the most money?

2018-08-14 23:15

The top-funded US fitness startups have brought in more than $1.6 billion combined, with Peloton leading the way at more than -More-

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Startups help high-end brands maintain their luster

2018-08-14 23:15

A new generation of startups, including Elevated Layers, offers upscale fashion and accessories retailers and brands a new ch -More-

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The evolution of Evernote

2018-08-14 23:15

It has been 10 years since Evernote released its iPhone app, but the company's roots stretch back to the early 2000s, with fo -More-

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Ladekabel: Startup Ubitricity gewinnt Klimaschutzpreis in New York

2018-08-15 20:47

Die Stadt New York will mit moderner Technik den Klimaschutz verbessern. In einem internationalen Wettbewerb konnte ein Berliner Startup mit seinem Ladekonzept für Elektroautos überzeugen. (Elektroaut

Computerworld - News

Gewinner der StartUp Challenge 2018 stehen fest

2018-08-15 20:19

Die Gewinner der diesjährigen Swisscom StartUp Challenge sind ausgewählt. Die fünf Jungunternehmen AAAccell, Dotphoton, Exeon Analytics, Sentifi und Rovenso hinterliessen bei den Juroren den besten Ei

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#StartupTicker - Hamburger Fintech bekommt 100 Millionen Dollar – Deposit Solutions ist nun ein halbes Einhorn

2018-08-15 20:01

Deposit Solutions bekommt von bestehenden und neuen Investoren insgesamt 100 Millionen US-Dollar eingeworben. Die Bewertung des Hamburger FinTechs steigt auf 500 Millionen US-Dollar. Bei der letzten F

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Werkzeugmechaniker (m/w) als Projektspezialist im Change Management Team - Industrie 4.0

2018-08-15 18:46

Jobangebot: Mehr Infos und bewerben unter: https://www.campusjaeger.de/jobs/7075?s=18081178+ Wer sind wir?Wir sind ein Startup mit Sitz im Herzen von München, in direkter Nähe zum historischen Isartor

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Exit in München: Fitness-App Freeletics bekommt Millionen

2018-08-15 18:15

Freeletics hat 30 Millionen Nutzer, 120 Mitarbeiter und 2016 einen Umsatz von 20 Millionen Euro gemacht. Jetzt hat die junge Sport- und Lifestyle-Firma aus München einen Exit in Millionenhöhe hingeleg

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#DealMonitor - Millionen für Fitness-App Freeletics – Alle Deals des Tages

2018-08-15 18:00

Im aktuellen #DealMonitor (15. August), unserer täglichen Übersicht über alle Deals und Exits in der DACH-Region, gibt es wieder alle Deals der letzten 24 Stunden! Münchener Fitness-App bekommt eine M

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STARTUPS: Exit-Monitor: Diese Unis bringen die meisten Exit-Gründer hervor

2018-08-15 17:33

Für 285 Millionen Euro haben die Gründer des Fintech-Unternehmens Finanzcheck.de ihr Startup an den Online-Marktplatz Scout 24 verkauft.

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Suchmaschinenoptimierung / Outreach (m/w) at Netzsieger GmbH

2018-08-15 17:30

Ort: BerlinURL: http://www.netzsieger.deJob-Beschreibung: Netzsieger ist eines der größten Online-Vergleichsportale Deutschlands. Wir vergleichen Produkte und Dienstleistungen aus den Bereichen Mode,

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UI / UX Designer – Teilzeit – (f/m)

2018-08-15 17:00

Über finklyn Wir sind ein junges Fintech Startup, das nach weiteren kreativen und ehrgeizigen Mitarbeitern sucht, die motiviert sind mit uns Prozesse in klinischen Studien aufzupolieren. Seit 2017 aut

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Berlin, welches eine unglaubliche Sammlung an Innovation hinter bekannten Programmierern, Gründern und Akademikern auf diesem Gebiet zentriert, hat sich zu einem der florierendsten Ökosysteme für Blockchain entwickelt.

2018-08-15 14:45

Berlin Blockchain Week zieht die Aufmerksamkeit der Welt auf eine pulsierende Tech- und Startup Community. Zu den Projekten die Berlin Ihr Zuhause nennen zählen z.B. die Stiftung Ethereum (Ethereum Fo

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Berlin Blockchain Week zieht die Aufmerksamkeit der Welt auf eine pulsierende Tech- und Startup Community

2018-08-15 13:15

(PR-inside.com) Berlin, welches eine unglaubliche Sammlung an Innovation hinter bekannten Programmierern, Gründern und Akademikern auf diesem Gebiet zentriert, hat sich zu einem der florierendsten Öko

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Beiersdorf-Startup reaktiviert Parfummarke Gammon

2018-08-15 12:48

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Oscar Health: Google-Mutter steckt 375 Millionen in eine Tech-Krankenversicherung

2018-08-15 12:15

Die Google-Mutter Alphabet hat sich mit weiteren 375 Millionen US-Dollar an dem Health-Tech-Startup Oscar Health beteiligt. Zu dessen Gründern zählt auch ein Deutscher. Oscar Health fehlt schon seit J

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Praktikant (w/m) Account Management - Photovoltaik (Berlin) - Milk the Sun GmbH

2018-08-15 12:00

Erneuerbare Energien und spannendes Startup-Umfeld schließen sich für Dich nicht aus? Die Mitarbeit beim Ausbau eines funktionierenden digitalen Marktplatzes und das kontinuierliche Verbessern von Kun

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Evernote bekommt neue Optik

2018-08-15 11:20

Wer hätte es gedacht? Evernote ist mittlerweile schon über 10 Jahre alt. Irgendwann sind dien lustigen Startup-Jahre vorbei und Evernote musste anfangen, Geld zu verdienen. Man hatte vorher schon ein

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Das sind die Gewinner der Swisscom Start-up Challenge 2018

2018-08-15 11:20

Die Gewinner der Swisscom Startup Challenger 2018 heissen AAAccell, Dotphoton, Exeon Analytics, Sentifi und Rovenso. Als Belohnung dürfen die Jungunternehmen nun an einem einwöchigen Business-Accelera

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Neuartige Sehilfe für Blinde

2018-08-15 11:16

Die orcam ist eine wenige Zentimeter lange und 22 gram leichte Kamera, die man sich mit Hilfe einer magnetischen Schiene Links oder rechts außen an die Brille  klippt. Das startup Orcam aus Israel wil

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Diese 10 Apps erleichtern dir das Arbeiten

2018-08-15 10:15

Apps gibt es wie Sand am Meer. Mit den richtigen lebt es sich besser und arbeitet es sich schneller. Unser Gastautor hat einige griffbereit, die man im Job braucht, aber genauso gut in der Freizeit hi

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#Zahlencheck - Hidden Champion aus München: 198 Mitarbeiter, 30 Millionen Venture Capital, 22,7 Millionen Verlust

2018-08-15 09:45

In den vergangenen Jahren flossen über 30 Millionen Euro in Shore. Im Jahresabschluss 2016 präsentiert sich Shore als äußerst verlustreiches Startup. Der Jahresfehlbetrag betrug imposante 10,8 Million

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6 Vorteile einer Startup-Gründung in Estland

2018-08-15 09:30

Seit Dezember 2014 kann jeder digitaler Einwohner Estlands (e-Resident) werden und Unternehmen gründen. Wie das funktioniert, erfährst du hier.

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2018-08-15 08:45

Was erwartet dich? - Weiterentwicklung unserer SaaS-Plattform - Mitaufbau eines starken Entwicklungsteams - Stetiger Austausch mit unserem Designteam Campusjäger unterstützt (Stellenangebote Karlsruhe

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Gewinner der Swisscom StartUp Challenge 2018 sind gesetzt

2018-08-15 08:15

Bern, 15.08.2018 (PresseBox) - AAAccell, Dotphoton, Exeon Analytics, Sentifi und ROVENSO, so heissen die Gewinner der sechsten Swisscom StartUp Challenge. Sie haben im Jury-Pitch im Swisscom Braingym.

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2018-08-15 07:00

The Startup Way: How Entrepreneurial Management Transforms Culture and Drives Growth Eric Ries (Autor) (1)Neu kaufen: EUR 10,99 76 Angebote ab EUR 6,99(In der Beliebteste Geschenkartikel in Lernen &

Gigajob: neue Stellenangebote: Praktikum

Praktikum im Bereich Sales

2018-08-15 02:45

Anbieter: JobNinja GmbH JobNinja ist ein relativ junges Münchner Startup, das sich fest vorgenommen... Von: 15.08.2018 01:00 · Ort: D-80336 München, Bayern Diese Stellenanzeige Nr. 1.073.876.890:

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Legal Tech: Berliner Gerichte uneins über Mietpreisbremsen-Startup

2018-08-15 01:22

Ein Berliner Start-up hilft Mietern bei der Durchsetzung der Mietpreisbremse. Doch ist das zulässig? An dieser Frage scheiden sich innerhalb der Berliner Justiz die Geister. Klarheit könnte der Bundes

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3 Industries About to Be Transformed by Smart Tech

2018-08-15 17:45

IoT, robotics and data are changing the face of business.

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What Career Changers Should Know About Going Back to School

2018-08-15 17:45

If you're going back to school to switch careers, here are a few important tips to keep in mind.

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14 Smart Business Ideas for 2018

2018-08-15 17:45

Need some entrepreneurial inspiration? Here are 14 business ideas that are poised for success this year.

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12 Online Business Ideas You Can Start Tomorrow

2018-08-15 17:45

Interested in starting an online business, but unsure of where to begin? Here are some great ideas you can start right away.

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Small Town Business Ideas

2018-08-15 17:45

Looking for a great business idea to start up in a small town? Here are a few we think have potential.

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19 Green Business Ideas for Eco-Minded Entrepreneurs

2018-08-15 17:45

Want to start an environmentally friendly business? It may be easier than you think. Check out these green business ideas to inspire you.

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8 Clever Ways to Use Social Media to Find New Business Ideas

2018-08-15 17:45

If you're pulling your hair out trying to think of a promising new business, relax: Your next great business idea may be as close as your favorite social media site.