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2015: My Person of the Year

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Writer: Peri Kadaster As I write my last post of the calendar year, I am stunned to think back at all of the change we experienced in 2015, both locally in Turkey (2 elections!) and globally (HP split! so did Ben Affleck and Jen Garner!). With regional tensions, a shaky lira, and polarized electorate, there are […]

Find out how Africa’s startup scene is gathering momentum

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Are you aware that six of the most rapidly growing economies in the world over the past ten years were located in sub-Saharan Africa? Internet usage especially on mobile is now growing faster in Africa than in any other continent. This has created a proliferation of startup programs throughout the continent. A number of successful […]

5 Steps from a ‘Wantpreneur’ to an ‘Entrepreneur’

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Startup Istanbul 2015 came and went by but there are memorable quotes, lessons and suggestions that surpass time and are still relevant to budding entrepreneurs everyday. A great example is Prof. Erhan Erkut in his opening address. He was quick to point out and list rare suggestions that wannabe startup founders can follow in their […]

Silicon Valley’s Secret Revealed

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Dave McClure founder of the famed Silicon Valley venture fund 500 Startups has played a key role in investing in startups around the world. 500 Startups has been instrumental in amplifying the startups ecosystem especially in emerging markets making small bets on startups that the world would probably have never heard of. But according to […]

Startup Istanbul 2015: Special Interview with Eamonn Carey

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In a special interview for Etohum, Eamonn Carey, who is Entrepreneur in Residence at Techstars, shared his opinion about Startup Istanbul event and the Turkish entrepreneurial ecosystem, talked about Techstars and what they do to help startups from around the world and gave valuable advice to all entrepreneurs.

Startup Istanbul 2015: Special Interview with Moises Santana

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Moises Santana, PhD (Universitat of Barcelona) was one of the startup mentors at Startup Istanbul 2015 Conference. In a special interview for Etohum, he shared his opinion about Startup Istanbul event and the Turkish entrepreneurial ecosystem and gave valuable advice to all entrepreneurs.

18 Experts Reveal Their Core Startup Advice for Entrepreneurs

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At Startup Istanbul 2015 Conference many entrepreneurs had the chance to meet with influential mentors, advisors, mentors and investors from around the world and to receive valuable advice about entrepreneurship. See what startup advice and tips the experts gave to the entrepreneurs and learn from their experience!

Startup Istanbul 2015: Special Interview with Faizan Aslam

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Faizan Aslam is the CEO and Founder of the Pakistani startup Bookme.pk. In a special interview for Etohum during Startup Istanbul 2015 event, Faizan talked about their startup journey, the lessons learned and the opportunities, which came from the participation in Startup Istanbul 2014 Challenge, shared what is next for their startup, and gave valuable advice to […]