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1 Entrepreneur, 10 US Cities, 20 Days: 3 New Videos!

We announced the first 3 videos of the The Leeap Project a few days ago, featuring Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco.
We’ve got for you three new cool ones (4 more to come!): Seattle, Boulder/Denver and Austin. Enjoy folks!

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Introducing The New Startup Stay CTO!

As any other startup, many challenges come up after launch. One of our top ones was to find a knowledgeable developer with enough experience to act as Chief Technical Officer.
We never looked for just a “coder”, but instead someone that can bring their own ideas to the table and work together with us (Facundo & Fred) as an integral part of the team…

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Entrepreneur Visits 29 Countries To Build A World Startup Report

@Bowei, based in San Francisco, is a talented entrepreneur that firmly believes in the power of the on-growing startup ecosystem outside Silicon Valley. To that purpose, last January first, he embarked into a fantastic trip around the world to learn about the startup cultures of 36 cities in 29 countries. He will then report back on his findings by publishing slides, videos and interviews. Bowei will be travelling until September 2013, where the journey finishes in Singapore. The project called: “World Startup Report”, is also supported by experienced and well know entrepreneurs such as Dave McClure (500 Startups) and Brad Feld (TechStars)…

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Videos Ready: 1 Entrepreneur, 10 US Cities, 20 Days

Back in October, we partnered up with Shoe String Media to help Simon Walker, an Aussie entrepreneur, stay with local entrepreneurs in 10 US cities and document startup life. This journey called: The Leeap Project, was a big success. After many hours of video editing, Simon has been releasing the juicy videos!

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Happy 2013… From The Andes

While travelling though South America, I wanted to make sure I took a few minutes to make this short video for you :)
Facundo and I wish you a phenomenal 2013. Have fun tonight and thanks so much for your constant support!

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We Are Joining The Startup Chile Programme!

Last Thursday night we received the email announcement. It looks like the Startup Stay team will have a temporary office in Santiago in 2013.

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5 Ways To Get The Most Out Of Your Stay Requests

A few Startup Stay members have been asking us lately about the availability of host entrepreneurs, since the number of replies vary. Let me share with you a few good points and tips to maximise every one of your shots, seeking accommodation.

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How An Entrepreneur Easily Connected With The Serbian Startup Community

Lucian at starit meetup

…A few weeks ago I travelled to Belgrade, Serbia. I was interested in getting in touch with the local startup community. Our websites receive important traffic from this side of Europe and we are analyzing the possibilities of localizing our CMS in Serbian, for the local users. In a distributed model, having contacts throughout the world is highly essential as, nowadays, there are no borders, especially in technology…

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Startup Stay Tour: Aussie Entrepreneur Documents Startup Life In 10 US Cities

Simon Walker & his camera man, will tour 10 US cities this November, staying with Startup Stay entrepreneurs only. They’ll shoot a video per city that will feature the experience with the host entrepreneur (also background, startup, team, etc) and also why each city has such a strong startup scene. No one better than local, connected entrepreneur to help us discover that!

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Startup Stay Experience: From Krakow To San Francisco

Pawel and Phil

“Staying with another entrepreneur and sharing meals with him or her is a completely different and much deeper experience, both business-wise and cultural. And it doesn’t matter if you’re to do business together or not. To me, it’s first of all a learning experience.”

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