Mastercard Index of Women Entrepreneurs reveals top countries where female-owned businesses flourish PURCHASE, N.Y. – March 7, 2017 – While female entrepreneurship is often founded on necessity and grit, strong supporting conditions such as access to financial services and ease of doing business pave the way for progress in businesses owned by women, according to findings from …
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When two sports buffs missed a game of their local sports clubs and couldn’t find a way to follow along through live updates and stats, an idea was born. Soon thereafter, Barry Nestor and I set out to develop ClubApp – a live scoring platform designed to keep community based sports fans up to speed …
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It all started when my roommate Dori bought a blazer for $129 and I bought the same one for $65 less. I had to rub it in, wouldn’t you? Being a fierce competitor, Dori remembered that many credit cards offer price protection insurance, and a week after that, he proudly bragged he’d gotten $65 back. After all …
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It’s hard to believe the Masters of Code hackathon series is finished, for 2015 that is. It was an incredible experience: When we conceived of the hackathon series, the goal was to get close to and create relationships with the thriving developer communities around the world. To succeed, we knew we needed to keep developers …
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Neves is a small business owner from São Paulo, Brazil. Here, Neves shares the story of how his coffee stand has seen an increase in sales thanks to the acceptance of e-payments. My name is Carlos Pedroso das Neves, but I go by Neves. I’m the owner of Café Compartilhado, a coffee stand on Consolação …
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