Starting up in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Slovenia’s capital city looks a bit like a postcard. Small and serene, Ljubljana is sprinkled with architectural remnants from the Austro-Hungarian Empire and a 12th century castle overlooking the city. The former Yugoslavian republic...

Taipei, a true playground for start-ups

Taiwan ranked 20th in GDP per capita last year – pretty impressive for an island of only 23 million people. Yet compared to the other international Asian cities that are more well-known in Western...

Schrage on Schragels: Interview with the Founder

Jumpstart Magazine interviewed Rebecca Schrage of Schragels Bagels, launched in Hong Kong in 2014. Her creations have been popping at business luncheons, startup events and everywhere where one appreciates the taste of a real...

London’s Tech Scene

London is one of the most booming places to set-up a new venture, especially if you’re planning to expand in other countries.  But moving to the largest corporate city of Europe is not an...

Cape Town’s Startup Trends

Welcome to Cape Town… With Table Mountain as her centerpiece, Cape Town is a blueprint for what any city strives to be. According to The Guardian, Cape Town is the #1 tourist destination in the...

San Diego’s Startup Scene

San Diego is a diverse community of people and talent. Typically known as destination for tourism, food, beer and over 70 miles of beaches, San Diego also thrives as a startup hub. The startup community...

7 things I learned about how to build a successful startup from Peter Thiel...

Graduate of Stanford Law, cofounded PayPal, sold it to Ebay for $1.5 billion, and then went on to establish Palantir Technology, one of the most valuable privately owned tech company with an estimated valuation...

Entrepreneurial Revolution in Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico has always been known for its world-class beaches and intoxicating beats, but more recently, this small Caribbean Island has nose-dived on to the world stage with news about its struggle to service...

In Detroit, A Collaborative Startup Scene Emerges

Choosing a city to start your company comes with many factors. An entrepreneur needs to consider cost of overhead, talent, funding opportunities, and other vital resources in the area to help the company grow....

Startup Trends in Baltimore, Maryland

SHHH – Don’t Tell Anyone But Did You Know . . . Baltimore – “A well-kept secret”, a city with a rich history in the arts, technology and innovation. To this day, it continues to...