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20 Useful Business Travel Tips for London

When we travel for work purposes, our time is precious and we want to make the most of our trip. Here are a some fantastic insights form our local Bizpora members.

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20 Cities, 5 Continents, 1 Winner

Backpacker style and Bizpora style we took off in March 2013 for a 10 months trip starting from Moscow and then Dubai, Baku, Accra, Kigali, Lagos, Nairobi, Cape Town, Bangalore, Bangkok, Singapore, Hong Kong, Beijing, Seoul, Tokyo, Sydney, Mexico City, Santiago, Buenos Aires, and we finished with Rio de Janeiro in December 2013. Our project took the name of Seedstars World.

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How Bizpora Helped Me Find A CoFounder

…A year ago, while in Barcelona, a friend told me about Bizpora, and I started using it extensively to meet like-minded people while being on the go. The platform is not only good for making social contacts, it also creates amazing partnerships and brings potential co-founders of companies together….

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A New Bizpora Arises

Last September, the Bizpora team moved to Newcastle to join the accelerator Ignite100. We are four weeks away from finishing this amazing experience. It’s also been quite a stressful time, constantly improving the platform while digesting a lot of feedback from dozens of mentors and Bizpora members. Today we want to introduce to you to the outcome…

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How To Get The Most Out Of Every Stay Request

Many Bizpora members have been asking us lately for some advise to receive more replies from hosts. Let me share with you a few good tips to maximise every single one of your “Stay Requests”.

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How A Bizpora Member Won 10K And A Free Trip To The Valley

Uldis is a Bizpora member (Riga, Latvia), founder of Infogr.am. Every year he attends the Slush conference in Finland (top digital conference in the Nordic countries) to check out the best local startups. Learn more about his stay in Helsinki and how the magic of business serendipity delivered a major surprise…

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Insights From A Traveling Entrepreneur

Bowei Gai is an entrepreneur based in Silicon Valley and founder of the World Startup Report (He also founded CardMunch, sold to LinkedIn). I had a chance to chat with him during his visit to London. I asked Bowei to share what really surprised him from visiting so many countries and any amazing story/startup.

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Essential tips to use Bizpora

Bizpora is city-based. In this article we share essential tips to make the most out of Bizpora. In any city you can do 3 things: Find hosts, Find professionals to meet or Start a conversation…

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Startup Stay Is Now Bizpora

We’ve learned a lot in the past 10 months. Learn more about Startup Stay’s re-launch and re-brand. Get ready to maximise your business travel time for ever…

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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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