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There is no WOM without WOW!

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As a professor of business plan development and as a mentor of start-ups I see too many new ventures that have a magic asterisk in their business model: 1 + 1 + * = 100. What does the magic asterisk refer to you may ask, well usually something to the effect of “and then we go viral.” Too many start-ups…

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What’s so disruptive about innovation?

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One of the buzzwords that is on everyone’s lips in business, start-ups and anyone dealing with innovation these days is “disruptive innovation”. A term initially coined by Clayton Christensen, in 1995, which refers, in simple terms, to a process by which start-ups are able to challenge market leaders. In essence, it refers to a David vs. Goliath phenomenon by which…

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Innovation in Africa – Morocco on the move

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All around the world cities, regions, and countries are looking to create innovation ecosystems, usually starting with entrepreneurial ecosystems. I have been extremely appreciative of the chance I have had to witness first-hand over the last twenty years Israel’s emergence as the start-up nation of reference (nicknamed the “Silicon Wadi”), have visited with many different players, shakers and movers in…

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