Crowdfunding Platform EarlyShares is an equity crowdfunding platform that connects smart investors with unique opportunities. EarlyShares is the funding platform of the future, where small investments ignite big ideas. EarlyShares was founded on the core philosophy of Passionomics™– the science of creating value at the intersection of personal passion and investing. EarlyShares enables investors to diversify their portfolios by investing in a variety of interesting deals across a multitude of industries. In the process, EarlyShares investors help entrepreneurs drive progress, create jobs, and generate economic growth. Village X: The World's First Completely Transparent Mobile Giving Experience Help build our Store to Village (S2V) System to facilitate micro donations while shopping and live updates of impact on the ground, all by phone. Like to give to worthy causes while shopping but lack assurances that it's actually having a positive impact? We designed our patent-pending Store to Village (S2V) System to direct mobile donations of shoppers to grassroots projects and to provide live mobile updates showing exactly how the money was used. We call it the BUY GIVE SEE experience, and, if you provide a one-time, start-up contribution to finish the System, we can bring it to the masses. Once it's complete and goes live in Fall 2014, it will be free for everyone to use. Background
Transmedia Case Study: The Three Little Pigs If the Three Little Pigs were told as a transmedia story it might be designed like this: The basic story would be told in an anchoring medium, such as a novel, TV show, or film. In this case, it’s a short story.There are four primary characters to expand and explore: three pigs and a wolf. Why Some Teams Are Smarter Than Others Individual intelligence, as psychologists measure it, is defined by its generality: People with good vocabularies, for instance, also tend to have good math skills, even though we often think of those abilities as distinct. The results of our studies showed that this same kind of general intelligence also exists for teams. On average, the groups that did well on one task did well on the others, too. In other words, some teams were simply smarter than others.
Design Revolution D-Rev is a non-profit product development company that designs and delivers products to people living on less than $4 a day. Our products are: World-Class D-Rev designs products that are on par or better than the best devices out there. Market-Driven Is This The Next Big Name In Crowdfunding? Hardware projects aren't just capital intensive--they take manufacturing experience. Unfortunately for most Kickstarter or Indiegogo projects, crowdfunding campaigns generate plenty of cash, but little in the way of expertise. That’s where Dragon Innovation comes in: a kind of Quirky without the manufacturing. They help inventors hook up with Chinese factories, make reasonable product roadmaps, and help QA the design.
Test My Pitch Sharing your ideas and gaining support isn't easy. Pitching can be nerve racking, intimidating, and overwhelming. Choosing words that will capture the audiences attention and accurately convey your idea in a finite amount of time is a real challenge. Many great ideas and professionals have failed to gain traction because the author couldn't tell a compelling and succinct story. Relax, you’re not alone. No longer do you have to walk into a room to pitch your business idea or to introduce yourself without knowing that your message and delivery are on target.
CCapital CCapital Ltd. is a unique Investment and Business Solutions firm specializing in Locating & Developing Startup Ventures and Companies. Established in 1998, by Teddy Nehmad, CCapital has over a decade of proven and successful experience in the Venture Capital & Investment market. Furthermore, CCapital identified and established a new niche in the of Business Development field – A Holistic Approach to budding entrepreneurs, seedling ventures and Startups. It is our mission to Support, Nurture and Grow the dreamers and the dreams, from Concept to Fruition. We tailor our involvement with our clients and partners based on their specific and individual needs, as well as per the requirements of their respective fields of operation.
Team For years, we saw passionate consumer entrepreneurs struggle to find the support they need to grow their brand—to hire more employees, produce more product, and share their dream with more consumers. Consumer companies were often forced to reach out to friends and family—a long and often awkward process. At the same time, we saw investors that were passionate about these innovative consumer product and retail companies, but didn't know how to get in touch with the entrepreneurs. We created CircleUp to make this process more efficient. Great entrepreneurs deserve funding from passionate investors. Technology allows for accredited investors to find, vet, and invest in companies in a new way. Chocolatey - Installation Installing Chocolatey Chocolatey installs in seconds... NOTE: Need to install a particular version of Chocolatey? Proxy? Install to a different location? Advanced Options?