Santiago Schettini

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Five Best Personal Project Management Tools

When your to-do list becomes a monster, and an item next to a checkbox will actually take a long time and multiple people to complete, you need more …

Project Management

Top 50 Startups in New York City you need to know about

<i>Courtney Boyd Myers and Erica Berger are the founders of 3460 Miles, a bi-weekly newsletter that connects the New York and London tech, design, and social good communities. Sign up for their newsletter and find them on Twitter and Facebook.</i><p>New York City is chock full of startups shaking up …

Totango takes home CloudBeat 2013's midstage Innovation Showdown

SAN FRANCISCO — It seems that a new software-as-a-service company pops up every day with a freemium business model in tow. Many, if not all, of such startups want to become going concerns with consistently paying customers. Totango, a company that simplifies that process with a simple monitoring …

Startup battlefield round 2: No power behind the punches

SAN FRANCISCO — It is the second day of the startup battle at TechCrunch Disrupt. Fifteen startups “disrupting” collaboration, discovery, and measurement presented their ideas onstage to an elite panel of judges and a tech-savvy audience. Tomorrow the best of the 31 contestants will compete in the …

Open Education Alliance, la nueva iniciativa de Udacity para mejorar la educación online

Open Education Alliance es el nombre de la nueva iniciativa del equipo de Udacity, donde renueva el compromiso de ofrecer programas educativos de …

How the Internet is Revolutionizing Education

As connection speeds increase and the ubiquity of the Internet pervades, digital content reigns. And in this era, free education has never been so accessible. The Web gives lifelong learners the tools to become autodidacts, eschewing exorbitant tuition and joining the ranks of other self-taught …

What to Write About on your Startup's Blog

<i>Kostas Papageorgiou is Paymill’s resident blogger and a professional blogger and content creator who helps startups grow their online presence through content marketing. This post was originally published on Paymill’s blog.</i><p>Whether you’re bootstrapping or have just secured a round of funding – …

Waiting for Superman: Technology and Education

In 2010, a movie came out in theaters that highlighted a growing problem in our education system: that students are finding it more challenging to get a quality education based on the current paradigm. <i>Waiting for ‘Superman’</i> is certainly a powerful film and follows several students striving to go to …

Studio 9+ Accelerator Raises $2.5 Million To Fund Its First Class of Entrepreneurs

YouWeb founder Peter Relan‘s new accelerator has raised another $2.5 million in funding from several angel investors, bringing total funding for Studio 9+ to about $4.6 million. The program is also extending its application deadline to Sept. 10 to include two more companies in its first class of …

myOptions

Getting into college should be just as much fun as being there.<p>Let us help you get accepted.<p>Sign Up<p>What is myOptions?<p>myOptions was created by a group …

College & University

How to Launch Your Own Startup Part 4

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>This is a guest post by Christian Reber, CEO and co-founder of Berlin-based 6Wunderkinder. It’s part three of a series, cross-posted from his own blog, in which he draws on his experience to offer advice for aspiring entrepreneurs in Europe and beyond. You can follow him on Twitter,</i> …

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7 Traits of Highly Effective Leaders

If you want to up your leadership game, adopt these 7 qualities.<p>A remarkable amount of time, effort, and money has been devoted to the study of leadership. Despite all this research, there is little agreement about exactly what leadership is.<p>Still, people know effective leadership when they see it. …

A Bit of Investment Irony? HBS Alumni Angels Back MBA60

<b>MBA60 has picked up a R$1.2 million (R$500,000) investment</b>. Inova Ventures Participações participated in the round, as did the Brazilian chapter of …

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Customer Analytics

We marketers love our data. What surprises me is the percentage of us ignoring one of the most valuable data sources we have available to us — our …

Customers

Paul Graham on Building Companies for Fast Growth

Graham's tech accelerator, Y Combinator, has minted many big hits, including Dropbox, Reddit, and Airbnb. Here's a conversation with the start-up guru.<p><i>Paul Graham's appetite for small talk is waning. "Are we starting yet? Is this the interview?" he stops midsentence to ask on a hot summer afternoon</i> …

Start-Up Chile elige 85 nuevas compañías para su 8va Generación

Start-Up Chile no eligió 100 nuevas startups, en la octava generación serán 85 compañías las que llegarán a instalarse a Chile durante 6 meses.<p>Por …

The First 90 Days in a New CIO Position

Perhaps the most exciting (and challenging) aspect of working in a progressive IT organization is the pace of technological change. It requires that IT staff — and our customers — are continuously learning. Managing this rapid change and fostering innovation while “keeping the trains running on …

Mobile Fourth Wave: The Evolution of the Next Trillion Dollars

Smartphone image copyright Nik MerkulovWe are entering the golden age of mobile. Mobile has become the most critical tool to enhance productivity and …

Innovation

Inc. 500 CEOs on the First Year

Find out what the early months were like for the companies on the list. Spoiler alert: It wasn't always pretty.