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Most startups in the sharing economy face, as they gain traction, issues around trust for their brand and some backlash from regulators. This has been particularly visible for startups in the short-term rental and car...
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Lift, Alp ICT, CTI start-up, Switzerland Global Enterprise and the Geneva Service de la Promotion Economique teamed up again to promote entrepreneurship at Lift14 last Thursday February 6th 2014.

Discover eight...
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After 8 years in a suit and tie as an economist and strategy consultant in Australia, Joel bought himself a big knife and moved to Barcelona, to start a cooking school. Now he’s changing the way people travel and eat, running...
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Fifteen years ago, as Amazon and EBay dominated the tech headlines, few would have predicted that China's e-commerce industry would surpass its western counterparts. At the time, the Internet barely reached 1% of China's...
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Family businesses are the most frequently encountered ownership model in the world. With the family dimension adding complexity but also opportunities, it is of great interest to understand the challenges and advantages...
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The Holzmarkt adventure started with Bar 25, one of Berlin’s most famous underground clubs Juval and his partners in crime founded in 2003. It quickly became a legendary venue, attracting movie director Quentin Tarantino and...
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Dan W is a software developer interested in how software shapes our culture. He makes things to playfully explore technology, such as determining the happiness of British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg using emotion...
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At the age of 9 Sean D. Goff was admitted to the advanced electronics workshop at "Jugend Elektronik- und Technikzentrum Regio Basel JETZ" as the youngest participant ever. With his project "The Freezer" (a fast ice...

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We all loved tinkering when were kids… but have you ever considered using colourful bricks as a serious business tool?
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Lift is partnering with the CineGlobe Film Festival at CERN and the Tribeca Film Institute for the upcoming “Story Matter” Hackathon, taking place March 15-19 2014 at CERN.

To get the word out about this exciting initiative...

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