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Canadian Jordan Banks tapped to lead Facebook’s new global strategy team

Facebook Inc. has tapped its top Canadian manager to lead a global team that will look for new ways the social network can serve large corporations in key industries – and increase its own revenue.<p>The move will make Jordan Banks one of Facebook's most influential strategists as the company looks to …

This Man Wants You to Travel the World

Has a song had a profound effect on your life? Social entrepreneur Kenji Summers can say it has.<p>Back in 2008, Summers heard the song "Paris Tokyo …

5 TED Talks for Job Search Inspiration

Let’s face it: Job hunting is kinda boring at best, grueling and soul crushing at worst. Sometimes you need a little lift when you’re perpetually …

Top Challenges for a Startup CEO

Being a tech startup entrepreneur is a lifestyle, so being the CEO of a startup requires an even deeper focus on the company’s vision and the ability …

Startups

HuffPost Live clocks 445M video views in its first year

Ariana Huffington herself penned a post on Huffington Post Tuesday to remind us that the site’s live video offering HuffPost Live just turned one. …

A Book in 5 Minutes: “Startup Rising: The Entrepreneurial Revolution Remaking the Middle East”

<i>Don’t have time to read? Here’s a quick but comprehensive summary of Christopher M. Schroeder’s “</i><i>Startup Rising: The Entrepreneurial Revolution</i> …

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Adapt.tv Investor: Why We Sold To AOL For $405 Million, Instead Of IPO

On August 7, AOL bought Adap.tv — an automated exchange for video advertising. Santo Politi, general partner at Spark Capital, who was one of Adap.tv first investors, explained in an August 8 interview why investors took the AOL deal rather than an IPO and why he thinks AOL will get a return on its …