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What’s wrong with startup accelerators


Startups apply for entry to elite accelerator spaces hoping to gain a competitive edge in the form of mentors, in-house legal and tax advice, and easy press from tech publications. But most do not pick up any investment and must eventually disband. Here’s how their effort could be channeled more effectively.

Is coworking helping you seal the deal?


People enter the world of coworking in pursuit of greener pastures. But sometimes they don’t know how to actually get the green – the money. South African serial entrepreneur Alon Lichtenstein argues that coworking spaces should start recruiting independent sales people that can match up with freelancers and startups who need sales help. This is […]