Foundum and White Bull Join Forces To Connect Global Startup Ecosystems

Foundum and White Bull  - Barcinno

Foundum, the first online platform that matches innovative, high-growth entrepreneurs with relevant investors, advisors and startup supporters; and White Bull Summits, renowned for its intimate, high-caliber events, connecting top entrepreneurs with global investment have announced their partnership. The mission: to create the world’s most comprehensive platform for global … [Read more...]

Heard@ ESADE’s 7th Annual Social Innovation Conference

ESADE’s 7th Annual Social Innovation Conference - Barcinno

ESADE held their 7th annual Social Institute Conference last week to share knowledge, inspire future projects and activate the international audience.  Social Innovation is about addressing the challenges imposed on society related to housing, education, food, employment, poverty, safety and health. It shakes off indifference to rethink and improve upon the status quo: … [Read more...]

Barcinno’s Guide To Startup Success (part 4): Compensating My Mentor

Barcinno's Guide To Startup Success: How To Compensate My Mentor

This is final article of the 4-part series for achieving success in your entrepreneurial endeavors. The series was created by a business professional who draws from 40 years of experience working with Fortune 500 companies and high-growth startups. He writes under the pen name J.T. Jamison and Barcinno published a new chapter in his series each Wednesday during March 2014.  For … [Read more...]

Barcinno’s Guide To Startup Success (part 3): Building The Mentor Relationship

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This is part 3 of the 4 part series for achieving success in your entrepreneurial endeavors. The series was created by a business professional who draws from 40 years of experience working with Fortune 500 companies and high-growth startups. He writes under the pen name J.T. Jamison and Barcinno will publish a new chapter in his series each Wednesday (hump day) during the month … [Read more...]

Make Your Startup Go Viral: The Secrets Behind Viral Loops Revealed

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I want to make my startup go viral. I beg it of you; please shower me with your dark magic secrets to customer acquisition. What is it that makes startups such as Quizup grow from zero to 3 million users in less than 3 weeks? What kind of skullduggery is this? Are you Gandalf? Sound familiar? Maybe not in that fashion but you get my point. With fierce competition and … [Read more...]

Innovation in Barcelona (Part 2): Are We Ready To Be A Global Leader?

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On January 27th, Innovation in Barcelona (Part 1) appeared on Barcinno. This article is a follow up and is based on interviews with Joan Marti Estevez (Acc1o), Jorge Juan Fernandez (Biocat & Hospital Sant Joan de Déu), Sonia Mulero & Guillermo Marqueta-Siibert (Fundacion INLEA), Chelo Fernández (Barcelona City Council), Jesus Purroy (Parc Científic Barcelona), Marc … [Read more...]

Barcinno’s Guide To Startup Success (part 1): The Insider’s Secret

Barcinno's Guide To Find A Startup Mentor

The following is part 1 of a 4 part series for achieving success in your entrepreneurial endeavors. The series was created by a business professional who draws from 40 years of experience working with Fortune 500 companies and high-growth startups. He writes under the pen name J.T. Jamison and Barcinno will publish a new chapter in his series each Wednesday (hump day) during … [Read more...]

5 Questions You Must Ask Yourself Before Joining A Startup

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Being able to build something you love  that has the potential to change the world (whether for good or evil) coupled with the potential to amass some serious wealth is why we are seeing an increasing amount of the workforce jump ship and paddle off to startup land. Corporates are facing the realization that their jobs that were once so safe and secure are actually not. And … [Read more...]

Mobile World Congress 2014: Barcelona’s Events And Parties Guide

Mobile World Congress 2014 Barcelona Events & Parties Guide - Barcinno

Don't let this beautiful spring weather fool you, a hurricane is descending on our fair city in a mere 8 days. Mobile World Congress 2014 promises to be bigger and badder than years past and will soon deliver 80,000 mobile professionals from every corner of the globe.  For one glorious week, the mobile world will drop everything and head to Barcelona to mix, mingle and show off … [Read more...]

Job Hunting is a Team Effort: Who’s Got Your Back?

How To Find A Great Job Using A Recruiter - Barcinno

“Hello, my name is Blah. I work for Blah and we specialize in Blah. I found your resume on Blah and wanted to speak with you about an open position.” Sound familiar? Sure it does, especially if you are one of the 250 million users on LinkedIn or if your resume is floating in the deep, dark abyss of the Monster’s, Infojobs' or Bayt’s of the internet world. If you have … [Read more...]