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Sourcing capital for your startup can be daunting. But you have to rethink your approach for funding. Angel, VC and debt are typical sources, but what about the bills you pay to keep your business going? Be saavy and turn your credit cards, shipping bills, magazine subscriptions and other purchases into funding opportunities. Corporations always[…]
I’ve lost count on how many times aspiring entrepreneurs come up to me and say, “where and how do I start?”. In order to build a business from nothing, you have to dive in and just do it. But many entrepreneurs want to at least have some functional knowledge of typical mistakes to avoid and[…]
A Life Hack for the 21st Century The Pattern of Small Moves Don’t Follow Your Passions, Follow Your Patterns Dubai, UAE –TEDxWullongong-November 21st, 2015 “TEDxUOWD: Illusions vs Reality,” has been curated with an objective to do exactly that—to bring together bright minds to give talks that are idea-focused and to foster learning, inspiration and wonder—and[…]
Women’s Entrepreneurship Day at the United Nations New York, USA November 19th On November 19th, Christine was invited to share her perspectives on entrepreneurship at the annual Women’s Day event hosted at the UN. Christine was quite candid with her perspectives on female entrepreneurship, startup development and social impact initiatives. Her views was greatly[…]
When I first came to Dubai, my heart was geared towards launching a startup. So my first move was to embrace the startup ecosystem that was currently in place. In my search for a platform, I found out about Startup Grind and it the start to a new beginning. Startup Grind is a global startup community designed to[…]
Ever since my panel address at the UN’s Womenseday event, I’ve received a ton of emails, tweets and calls about advice for women to navigate through the startup ecosystem. Where should I raise capital? Are there female support networks? What roadblocks will I face as a female founder? Be honest, will men take me seriously?[…]
We no longer wait for governments to take a stand alone. People are sparking the fire, private businesses are funding the movement and governments are finally collaborating via policy. Individuals are making their mark on the world by combining business enterprise with social responsibility on a whole other level. So if you are considering creating[…]
Its 7 a.m. and the water is running, breakfast is simmering, and bags are packed for an eventful day. For some, free time is allocated to catching tans at the beach or grabbing drinks at “Baratsi[GB1] ”, a local beach bar in Dubai. For others, it’s another opportunity to experience the Dubai cultural community outside[…]
What I did with $300,000 In my ambition to get to college I completed 37 scholarship applications and 20+ college applications. In the end, I chose to go to Dartmouth with 7 local grants and the Bill Gates Millennium scholarship. By the time I got on campus for fall orientation, I was hungry for success.[…]
The Idea: The most lucrative business you can create is One that you are passionate about One that fills a community, national, and or global need One that has a blueprint of success or is feasible with modern day resources If you are not passionate about your business idea, you won’t commit to the low[…]
Rotation & Leadership Training Program Directory Courtesy of Dartmouth College Career Services Many organizations offer entry-level training programs as a pipeline to develop future leadership talent. Most of these programs are 1-2 years long and are generally structured to offer the opportunity to work on short-term “rotations” in different departments and divisions during their training[…]
Christine Souffrant Speaks @ the SME World Summit 2015 Dubai, UAE “An initiative of Intelligent SME, the SMEWorld Summit draws the attention of high profile entrepreneurs, C-level executives, investors, government and the media. This event is for those who are looking to develop new connections, gather critical leadership insights, improve perceptions and gain inspiration. The[…]