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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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A Powerful Entrepreneurial Story From Sydney to San Francisco

The day I met Matthew Barnett (British entrepreneur, coming from Sydney, Australia) he ventured out across the sea
to San Francisco to raise some capital for his startup, Vimily. We connected on Startup Stay and decided to meet
for a beer after work and talk about the bold and adventurous world of entrepreneurship, as well as the startups we were both working on…

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Do You Want A CoLiveWork Space? Join The Startup House

You’ve heard of coworking spaces. Probably like me, you are also a member of one or two. However, memberships can be pricey for a start-up. If only you had a cool house from where you could work on your projects, great house-mates who could inspire and encourage you… Well, that’s what I’ve been thinking too. My hope is that we can create an affordable kind of CoWorkLive space. What do you think?

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Posted in Announcements, Guest post

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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My Startup Vacation In Greece

…one morning, I found an email in my inbox titled “Startup Stay Invite” while I was sitting in a coffee shop next to the sea. I was so thrilled by the idea that I signed up and decided to shorten my “holidays” for 3 days to visit Athens and its startup community. I immediately contacted a few local Startup Stay members. The feedback was great: I received 3 offers to stay and 6 to meet for coffee. I was stunned. From my experience with other platforms, I expected lower interest and replies.

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Posted in Experiences
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