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The pursuit of a self-sustainable incubator

The ability of an incubator to cover expenses with predictable, reliable sources of funding is what is called self-sustainability, and the pursuit of it is More...

CNBC Article about Palm Beach County’s Attractiveness to Financial Services Companies

The pitch for running a hedge fund from Miami or Palm Beach is hard to ignore, especially after another brutal Northeastern winter. Taxes are low, More...

Economic Forum

    The Business Development Board of Palm Beach County hosted its first Economic Development Forum Thursday, April 23, 2015 at the Palm Beach County More...

How Nairobi built a thriving tech community

Greg Scruggs at CityLab takes a look at Nairobi’s growing tech scene. As well as housing large companies like Google, IBM and Intel, the Kenyan capital is also More...

A case for women geeks

Nigeria’s budding technology sector is growing fast. But growth can be accelerated if it integrates more women into its fold. Ommo Clark never wanted to More...

Why Africa’s booming cities need more autonomy in urban planning

While cities in Africa are usually cast off as dystopian, they are actually booming both demographically and economically and are only expected to grow. People More...

Placemaking and place-led development: A new paradigm for cities of the future

The way we shape and develop our communities worldwide needs to change. This is the call action given at the Urban Age Conference last November More...

The Arcadis sustainability index results: will your city survive?

With more and more negative news pouring through our news outlets every day, it becomes more difficult to find any hope for humanity. As if More...

Startup fever goes global

The previous model for start-up tech companies looking to gain funding was to build a solid base locally and then expand, the technology market now More...

This country is cancelling poor peoples debts

60, 000 low income Croatians are about to have their debts completely disappear.  The country’s government, banks, electricity companies and other firms have cooperated in More...

Manufacturing moves back to the U.S.

The Boston Consulting Group has put together an infographic describing the movement of production from China back to the U.S. The infographic shows and explains More...

Building better cities

Joan Clos, executive director of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme investigates the challenge of what kind of urbanization can and will nurture sustainable growth. More...