» The Three Toughest Questions Facing Modern Retailers (And A Startup That Dares To Ask)
25/08/19 19:49 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
My exposure to retail taught me not only to appreciate the pleasures of running a “store,” but the painful realities as well. So, when a friend connected me with a software startup whose mission is to answer what I believe are the toughe...

» Positioning For Your Personal Market Fit: Why Career Seekers Should Think Like Technology Marketers
25/08/19 13:12 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
As I have often written here on Forbes -- for a beat I have loosely defined as "the past, present, and future of citizen empowerment" -- the unstoppable phenomenon we call social technology is changing the way we need to think about lots...

» A Christmas Gift To Latino Tech
25/08/19 09:55 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Early this morning -- in a post-dream moment of clarity -- I got an insight into the meaning of Christmas that had eluded me my entire life: it's one of the world's largest birthday parties, and everyone is expected to bring gifts. But t...

» Why A Little Bit Of Bad Can Be Good For Technology
16/08/19 09:15 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Ruby Receptionists, a popular Portland concern, is known for its perky office vibe. It prides itself on a happy workforce, an asset it can sell to its many corporate clients who not only need to augment their own workforces from time to ...

» Supervisión que funciona
14/08/19 16:33 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
Click here to read in English La prolongada depresión económica de Puerto Rico — y las medidas draconianas implementadas para combatir los desequilibrios fiscales … The post Supervisión que funciona appeared first on CNE – Centro P...

» Oversight That Works
14/08/19 12:41 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
Puerto Rico’s protracted economic depression — and the draconian measures implemented to combat the resulting fiscal imbalances — have eroded the island’s government capacity … The post Oversight That Works appeared first on CNE – ...

» 2016: The Year That Mobile Marketing Matures?
05/08/19 17:56 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Before we get started on my 2016 prediction, let's address the elephant in the room; and the donkey as well. Every four years, a range of digital technologies get funded, tested, and stress tested by the armies of consultants that are hi...

» Federal Disaster Funding Update for Puerto Rico
02/08/19 13:24 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
For Spanish click here Recently, there has been a heated debate about whether Puerto Rico has been treated fairly by the federal government in … The post Federal Disaster Funding Update for Puerto Rico appeared first on CNE – Centr...

» The Silicon Valley School For Latino Angels
24/07/19 16:55 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Earlier in the week, I heard a story about angels – angel investors, that is – that got me thinking about that moment at the conclusion of “It’s a Wonderful Life” when a bell on the Bailey’s Christmas tree rings miraculously, seemingly o...

» CNE 2019 Summer Reading List
01/07/19 17:02 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
Click here to download CNE’s 2019 Summer Reading List The post CNE 2019 Summer Reading List appeared first on CNE – Centro Para Una Nueva Economía – Center for a New Economy .

» Shortchanging the Territories in Medicaid Funding
20/06/19 12:43 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
An expansionist outlook of American leaders in the late 1800s led the United States to acquire possessions outside of the contiguous land that we … The post Shortchanging the Territories in Medicaid Funding appeared first on CNE – ...

» El presente y futuro de la Autoridad de Energía Eléctrica
10/06/19 16:02 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
El 9 de junio de 2019, el director de política pública de CNE Sergio M. Marxuach participó como invitado en el programa radial La …

» El claroscuro de la AEE
09/06/19 10:37 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
Click here to read in English El diccionario de la Real Academia Española provee cuatro definiciones para la palabra claroscuro. Dos de éstas son …

» PREPA’s Chiaroscuro
09/06/19 10:35 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
Haga click para leer en español The Royal Spanish Academy dictionary has four definitions for the word chiaroscuro (claroscuro). Two of these are particularly …

» CNE vuelve a ser seleccionado entre los mejores think tanks del mundo
04/06/19 18:02 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
Click here to read in English (San Juan, 4 de junio de 2019) – Por sexto año consecutivo, el Centro para una Nueva Economía …

» CNE Among the Top Think Tanks in the World in 2019
03/06/19 16:49 from CNE - Centro Para Una Nueva Economía - Center for a New Economy
Haga click aquí para la versión en español (San Juan, June 4, 2019) – For the sixth year in a row, Puerto Rico’s Center …

» The Beauty Salon Comes To Your Home: Meet The Woman Who's Helping Rearchitect An $18 Billion Market
12/05/19 14:00 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Increasingly, entrepreneurs are looking for ways to modernize retail sectors by reimagining the venue for delivering services and products. For the $18 billion personal care-and-beauty market, the time may have arrived for to reinvent wh...

» Comedy In The Cloud: How Canada's Greatest Export Found A World Market
24/04/19 10:18 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
There are three things about the Cloud that are helping to position Corner Gas for success. First, services like Prime Video Direct are removing the friction that has made global distribution so difficult for producers.

» How A Great Techno-Thriller Might Help Us Reshape The Future
04/04/19 16:27 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
I will give no spoilers (enjoy the book -- it is good). But I will say this: the story can help us think about reshaping the future in at least three ways, beginning with the simple sci-fi/techno-thriller storytelling device of liberatin...

» Shimon Peres: An Israeli Statesman Dreams Bigger In The Age Of Citizen Diplomacy
12/11/18 09:23 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
As I posted here a couple of weeks ago – as part of this ongoing series about my recent trip to Israel – there is an Israeli firm that’s been helping to educate leaders around the world on the thinking patterns of great inventors. One pa...

» Can A Bolivian Entrepreneur Make Cities Safer For Women And Children?
10/10/18 18:35 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Gabriela Strauss -- who has an eight-year-old daughter -- left her bank job to launch a new ridesharing service focused on safety. With big ambitions from the start, she set out to meet one challenge at a time.

» Meet The Startup That Wants You To Help Solar Go Mainstream
03/09/18 16:26 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Now comes a company with IKEA-like dreams for helping an emerging category in the home-furnishings market go mainstream: solar energy. But unlike its brick-and-mortar predecessor, SVEA Solar aims to do this the modern way: with software.

» MyKronoz: It's Time To Rethink The Smartwatch
29/07/18 11:53 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
MyKronoz -- a Swiss company -- is about to launch a hybrid smartwatch in the US called ZeTime, and for at least three reasons the timing feels right.

» Stanford Study: Latino Startups Are Growing In Numbers But Are 'Underbanked'
11/03/18 13:40 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
This year’s report has a data point that I believe is newsworthy. Despite rapid growth -- especially among women and millennials -- Latino entrepreneurs are less likely to seek support from banks than their non-Latino peers.

» Can A National Latino Organization Grow Bigger By Going Local In 2018?
11/02/18 19:43 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
In 2018, I will be watching several voter advocacy groups, including Voto Latino. First reason: having experienced four national election cycles, and three midterms as well, this next midterm election gives Voto Latino an opportunity to ...

» A Rum Company's Quixotic Technology Vision For A New Puerto Rico
25/12/17 17:53 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
What Puerto Rico's largest rum company is doing to respond to the island's crises. They are working on several fronts, near term and long.

» How To Shop With A Purpose For Puerto Rico This Christmas
28/11/17 17:28 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Last week, a new venture in Puerto Rico called Colmena 66 launched a website that enables people outside of Puerto Rico to shop for products and hire for talent in Puerto Rico.

» Meet The VC Who's Betting On A Better World In 3D: Gilman Louie
14/11/17 18:00 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
The people inside that building were Stewart Alsop and Gilman Louie, founders of the fast emerging VC firm Alsop-Louie. It’s a special firm. Among their investments: Niantic, the company behind Pokemon Go.

» A River Runs Through It: Sacramento's Amazonian Pitch For Amazon's Second Headquarters
20/10/17 18:25 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
If Amazon decides to make the move to Northern California, it may find the opportunity to tackle one of the biggest challenges of our times. A river will run through it -- like many cities, including Sacramento -- but this river will be ...

» The Making Of A Young Latino VC: Meet Rami Reyes
10/10/17 12:55 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
After managing successful investments and exits in companies such as Facebook, Yelp, and Marketshare, a few leaders at Elevation went on to launch a new firm, NextEquity Partners, which focuses on companies entering their growth stage. R...

» The Biggest Reason Businesses Care About Story In The Digital Age (It's About Solving Problems)
30/09/17 19:07 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
The three-part structure of story -- quest, conflict, resolution -- follows the solutions-based logic of selling that organizations of all kinds must embrace. In fact, organizations that take the time to study each of these three fundame...

» Veryfier: A Startup Makes Room For Experts In The Gig Economy
28/08/17 11:00 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
With Veryfier -- now in beta on iOS -- you can find a local LA car enthusiast to look under the hood, kick the tires and take the car for a spin. If successful, it could be the harbinger of a new kind of gig economy,one where doing what ...

» The Digital Storyboard: How To Tell Your Company's Story With A Thousand Voices
17/08/17 12:09 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
There’s an emerging approach to collective storytelling that not only aims for scale, but that also is suited to leveraging technology -- some simple, some advanced -- for helping to scale its reach even further.

» Can Swarm Fund Help The Cryptocurrency Market Finally Enter The Mainstream?
16/08/17 15:43 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
I thought about Geoffrey Moore's "Crossing The Chasm" when pondering the pitch of a new organization in the cryptocurrency market: Swarm Fund, which is holding an independent coin offering (ICO) on September 7. Swarm has the mission of h...

» Storytech: Three Ways To Test Your Big Idea Before Spending Big Bucks Promoting It
10/08/17 20:32 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
In my work with clients over the past few years, I’ve been taking stock of several approaches that marketers increasingly are taking to provide themselves with checks and balances to their storytelling. In this article, I look at surveys...

» Eleven Things You Should Know About Storytelling, Humanity's Greatest But Most Dangerous Tool
30/07/17 13:38 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
The top eleven things that people should know about storytelling, whether or not they are communication professionals. In the age of big content and fake news, we all need to become more story literate.

» 'Go North, Young Startup': Silicon Valley Might Be Converging With Sacramento
23/07/17 11:46 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
If we reimagine Silicon Valley's borders -- and stretch them to include our northern neighbors and everyone in between -- things could get better if not just more interesting. There are economic, technological, and political dimensions t...

» This Is Your Brain On Storytelling: The Chemistry Of Modern Communication
21/07/17 11:52 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
The science of storytelling is founded on an understanding of how brain chemistry can be used -- for both good and evil -- to change human behavior. A brief essay on what we know, and why we should be concerned.

» The Modern Marketer's Burden: Understanding The Ethical Challenges Of Storytelling
14/07/17 17:01 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Part three in an ongoing curriculum on the art, science, and ethics of storytelling.

» Latino Group Bets On Big Data To Accelerate Diversity Across Silicon Valley
12/07/17 14:26 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Working with a firm called CulturIntel, the scorecard's embrace of big data is a nice Silicon Valley spin on the carrot and stick. In fact, HMG’s big carrot is big data. What people say in a survey is often different from what they will ...

» Why You Should Study Storytelling In The Age Of Big Content And Fake News
10/07/17 18:50 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
In the age of "big content and fake news," civic and commercial leaders need to understand the art and science of story. Story matters -- perhaps more than ever -- and there are at least three reasons why.

» Storytech: A Curriculum For Leadership In The Age Of 'Big Content'
05/07/17 12:02 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
In July, I will be posting an online curriculum on modern communications - in the form of a series of blog posts - in the age of 'Big Content'. The mission: to level the playing field for both commercial and civic leaders who are more ch...

» Why 'Tech Shaming' Doesn't Work (Besides The Fact That It's Wrong)
21/05/17 21:16 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
"Tech shaming": I did some research last week and found a raft of articles describing what the phrase means to a range of populations and the impact it has had with them. I came to a quick conclusion: tech shaming is wrong, but the reaso...

» Why Marketers Need To Study The Art And Tech of Conflict Resolution
14/05/17 15:37 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
On the day after the 2016 election, I had the good fortune of having to prepare for a guest lecture at SF State. It's been more than six months, so I've had ample time to reflect more on what actually happened and how that might impact t...

» A Washingtonian Asks Silicon Valley Latinos: 'Please Tell Your Stories'
06/05/17 12:42 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
I got an email from my friend Maritza Huerta that Mickey Ibarra, an iconic DC-based community leader, was coming to Silicon Valley to keynote at the Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit at Stanford University, an annual gathering of l...

» Sacramento Bets On Women To Help Lead The Tech Economy
30/04/17 15:59 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
FourthWave aims to close the access-to-capital gap for women, just like organizations such as the Stanford Latino Entrepreneurship Initiative -- an organization I've written about several times -- aim to close the gap for Latinos. It's a...

» A Latino From Texas Makes His Mark On Silicon Valley
19/04/17 18:12 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Last month, at SxSW, I got the opportunity to meet with Mark Madrid, who was then the CEO of the Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, which I have heard is one of the most successful Hispanic chambers in the nation.

» A Latino Is Called To Help The Tech-Sun Rise In Arizona
16/04/17 22:50 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
What’s perhaps most noteworthy is that Remy’s brand is that of a fire-starter in the mainstream startup world, and who just so happens to be Latino. This is an opportunity for a major academic institution for the state of Arizona to reim...

» How A Puerto Rican Startup Rose At SxSW With A Novel Healthtech Solution
28/03/17 19:36 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Out of the emerging tech ecosystem in Puerto Rico comes Abartys Health, a startup with an idea for fixing US healthcare. The company took top prize at a SxSW competition with a platform for making at least one player in healthcare more e...

» How Mexico Found Its Voice At SxSW
07/03/17 22:58 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
It was less than two years ago that a couple of organizations approached Guttierez with a simple yet audacious idea: use the city-owned Mexican American Cultural Center -- a magnificent modern downtown structure in walking distance to mo...

» Twitter Alums Look To Wag The Long Tail Of Cancer Risk Detection
27/02/17 13:58 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
I had just met with co-founder Othman Laraki and others on his team to discuss the opportunities and challenges for wagging the long tail of the $21 billion genetic-testing market.

» Stanford Study: Three Things You Need To Know About Latino Entrepreneurs
13/02/17 18:12 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
A recent study by the Stanford Latino Entrepreneurship Initiative (SLEI) -- a joint collaboration between the Stanford Business School and the Latino Business Action Network (LBAN) -- reported three facts that will be interesting for fun...

» The Intel Insider With The Outsider's Perspective
27/12/16 18:30 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
In thislast week of 2016, a year in which I met many great people, I'll be writing short posts about some of mymost memorable encounters. Today: my introduction earlier this Fall to Rosalind Hudnell, Vice Presidentof Worldwide Corporate ...

» The Ghost Of Social Media's Christmas Past: On The 50th Anniversary Of 'Blow-up'
20/12/16 22:11 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
As a gift to my social media friends this holiday season, I am offering the results of an investigation into life lessons that can be drawn from the three films. I conducted the investigation in my living room.

» Meet The Man Who Wants To Build The Uber Of Sales Reps
14/12/16 14:49 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
As a marketing consultant, I'm often privy to the challenges my clients have with sales. Reason: the two disciplines are converging rapidly, largely due to a phenomenon called inbound marketing. With the emergence of companies like Hubsp...

» Should Silicon Valley Latino Business Leaders Launch A National Federation?
07/12/16 20:49 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Last Thursday, I found myself in a difficult time crunch. I had a small fire to put out (a client matter), but realized I had committed to not one but two different Latino business events that would make my day unmanageable. To deal with...

» Stanford-Supported Initiative Continues To Bet On Latino-Owned Businesses
20/11/16 15:51 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
It's often been said that there are two ways a minority group in the US can expand its influence: (1) civically, by organizing itself for social and political impact; or (2) commercially, by organizing itself for economic impact. If you ...

» The Making Of A Puerto Rican Mobilizer (Part III Of 'Lost And Found In Old San Juan')
03/10/16 17:35 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Like most stories about entrepreneurs -- regardless of where they are from -- this one begins with evidence of the entrepreneur’s drive.

» How Brands Are Learning To Engage The Silicon Valley Latino Ecosystem
07/08/16 14:21 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Prior to the last presidential election cycle, I had the opportunity to assist a White House sponsored initiative to engage and empower Latino leaders nationwide. The project took the White House on the road -- to more than a dozen diffe...

» A Latino Angel Wants To Help You Invest In Tech Startups
17/07/16 20:41 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
For the past two decades, I have been an advisor to many technology startups, and I can tell you this: raising the first million is the hardest. Even harder: raising the first million if you are Latino/Latina founder. Last week, DreamFun...

» 'Pokémon GO' Wants To Take Us Outside -- Great, But Can We Be Careful?
10/07/16 17:54 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
If you're the parent of an adolescent -- as I am -- chances are that you are constantly battling against the dangers of too much screen time. One danger: your kid is not getting outside enough, and, therefore, not learning about the worl...

» Changing The Latino Narrative In The Age Of 'Big Content'
08/06/16 20:29 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Earlier this week, New York Times columnist Jim Rutenberg joined the legions of media watchers who see the Trump phenomenon as a case study in content marketing, not just a political campaign. It’s an interesting way to evaluate a 24x7 r...

» The Three Big Challenges Facing Puerto Rico (Part II Of 'Lost And Found In Old San Juan')
28/05/16 19:44 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
It's close to midnight on a Thursday in San Juan Puerto Rico, and my friend and I (let'scall him Virgil) have finally found a restaurant that will serve us at this hour. I am happy we are here, but confused by the menu. "Chinese and sush...

» Latino Leaders Rise At Annual Stanford Event
14/05/16 12:14 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Woody Allen once famously said that "ninety percent of success is just showing up." So it is only because I've been down with the flu -- and that I am still contagious -- that I am sitting out this year'sSilicon Valley Latino Leadership ...

» Lost And Found In Old San Juan (A Technology Story -- Part I)
07/05/16 18:02 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
This year (it’s my fourth visit to San Juan since 2011), I have another problem. My left foot is killing me -- the shoes I recently purchased do not quite fit -- and I am fighting to keep upright on the blue cobblestone.This problem with...

» From Entry To Exit: What It Takes To Create A Viable Startup
01/05/16 17:34 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
At a recent event in Puerto Rico, I was asked to speak about best practices in technology marketing. From my perspective -- after close to two decades advising, and learning from, some of the best tech startups -- it's quite simple: the ...

» Why So Many People Want But Fear "Inbound Marketing" (It's About Technology)
27/03/16 18:09 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Back in 2000 in Silicon Valley -- when one of the first big bubbles burst -- I had the great fortune of finding refuge inside a startup that was recession proof. Many reasons for this, including the fact that the CEO despised all the sil...

» 27 Puerto Rican companies Panama-bound to network ...
09/03/16 05:00 from puerto rico business - Google Blog Search

» Is a Federal Fiscal Control Board the Only Option for Puerto ...
07/03/16 09:31 from puerto rico economy - Google Blog Search
Click on the link below to watch Tracy Gordon's remarks in the Center for a New Economy's forum “Is a Federal Fiscal Control Board the Only Option for Puerto Rico ?”. The event took place on March ... Before joining Urban, she wa...

» The Latest: Campaign focus on Puerto Rico, Maine and Flint ...
06/03/16 10:44 from puerto rico business - Google Blog Search

» Zika expected to infect 1 in 5 in Puerto Rico | Nightly ...
01/03/16 12:19 from puerto rico business - Google Blog Search

» Stephen Moore: No To A Bailout Of Socialist Dystopia That's ...
24/02/16 19:12 from puerto rico business - Google Blog Search

» Is Puerto Rico Bankrupt Or Just Unwilling To Reform ...
24/02/16 18:41 from puerto rico business - Google Blog Search

» Puerto Rico, In Deep Economic Slump, Tells Investors ...
12/02/16 16:55 from puerto rico economy - Google Blog Search
Puerto Rico's government has a message for wealthy investors: come to the island – despite the deepening economic crisis. Officials hosted a meeting Thu.

» Does Social Media Matter? (Yes, Because It Keeps On Changing)
10/02/16 12:45 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Last week -- at an industry event that I helped organize in Silicon Valley -- the great marketing strategist Geoffrey Moore was asked to reflect on the impact of one of the most enduring catch phrases in business. I'm not talking about "...

» Steps for Fixing Puerto Rico's Fiscal Problems : CNE ...
09/02/16 15:52 from puerto rico economy - Google Blog Search
As both parties now agree, the federal government must respond in the coming months to Puerto Rico's economic and fiscal challenges — most immediately, the $70 billion or so that Puerto Rico owes creditors and on which ...

» Puerto Rico Is An Ideal Business Destination - WebProNews
03/02/16 17:24 from puerto rico business - Google Blog Search

» Puerto Rico Offers Some Proposals to Tackle Its Debt - NBC ...
02/02/16 10:17 from puerto rico business - Google Blog Search

» Puerto Rico Adopts MMJ Business Regulations - Marijuana ...
28/01/16 20:46 from puerto rico business - Google Blog Search

» Dominican Economy Lures Puerto Ricans In Crisis | Diario ...
25/01/16 11:11 from puerto rico economy - Google Blog Search
It was 2013, and Puerto Rico's economy had been in a downward slide for nearly a decade. Gonzalez didn't know it at the time, but the once-popular casino where he worked as a marketing manager would soon close. He thought of his ...

» My Year In Covering Latinos In Tech
28/12/15 21:12 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
In 2015, I wrote38 articles for Forbes, and 15 (including this one) were about Latinos in tech. My Latino-inspired articles covered adventures in Mexico, Israel, Miami, New York, and yes, my home in Silicon Valley.It's been fun, it's bee...

» 2016: Where Will You Be During The Next Marketing Revolution?
18/12/15 19:38 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
At a recent industry event in San Francisco, in a hallway conversation -- which are almost always the best conversations -- a polite debate broke out about the history of marketing. Who so far have been the biggest thinkers, the biggest ...

» Can Technology Help Puerto Rico See Beyond The Next Horizon?
13/12/15 15:50 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Early this morning, I got a group text on Facebookfrom my DC-based Puerto Rican friend Gretchen Sierra Zorita. The message: a link to a page alerting/reminding peoplethat Puerto Rico is running out of cash and will need to make bond paym...

» Can Technology Entrepreneurs Help to Turn Puerto Rico's ...
09/12/15 11:47 from puerto rico economy - Google Blog Search
The Puerto Rico Science, Technology & Research Trust launches Parallel18 and looks to startups as a contributing solution to the current economic crisis. San Juan, Puerto Rico – December 9, 2015 – The Puerto Rico  ...

» Rysing Tyde: Let's Turn 'The Other' Into Our Brother ... With Social Technology
30/11/15 14:44 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
A couple of years ago, I had the privilege of advising the Sikh American Legal Defense Fund (SALDEF) on a strategy for countering hate crime. Sikhs, as many people now know, have been targeted for such crimes. What many people still do n...

» Puerto Rico's in debt showdown again - Business Insider
30/11/15 14:38 from puerto rico business - Google Blog Search

» The Latino Twins Of Tech: A Thanksgiving Story
26/11/15 16:18 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Last Friday night, at the Mexican Consulate in San Francisco, I heard a young Latina developer tell her story of growing up in the projects in Boyle Heights (in SoCal) and moving here to take up residence at Galvanize, an innovative org ...

» Tearing Down The Wall: How Stanford Is Helping To Counter The Anti-Hispanic Business Narrative
13/11/15 16:44 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
It’s a typically weather-perfect Wednesday at the Stanford Business School campus, but the CEMEX auditorium is filling with lots of unfamiliar faces. The occasion: the release of a long-awaited research report by the Stanford Latinos Ent...

» A New LGBTQ Movement Gains Momentum, Both Online and Off
23/10/15 12:19 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
In the past two years, the LGBTQ community in the US has had cause for celebration. And if you live in New York or the San Francisco Bay Area, chances are you have witnessed the celebration. Still, most of the world is so far behind, it'...

» A Platform Rocks The House For Tech Diversity At Morehouse College
09/10/15 02:01 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Last time I visited Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia (disclosure: I consulted for them in 2013), John Silvanus Wilson was deep in thought. It was Christmas 2014 -- a great time for reflection -- and he was just ending his second yea...

» Can A Latina Filmmaker Crowdfund A New Narrative On Immigration?
07/09/15 15:03 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
For many Americans, the meaning of national holidays gets lost in the more mundane pleasures of lazy Mondays. Based on an informal poll of friends and family, Labor Day is one of those national holidays. And it's not just that we prefer ...

» DreamFunded: Where Diversity Tech Angels Earn Their Wings
02/09/15 12:53 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
When it comes to funding women and minority-led startups, sometimes it's the little things that count. Many startups struggle to get the big capital required to scale their businesses, as the Stanford Latino Entrepreneurship Initiative h...

» Puerto Rico defaults - Business Insider
03/08/15 17:37 from puerto rico business - Google Blog Search

» How The Altimeter Group Soared To The Social Stratosphere (And How It Landed Well)
27/07/15 18:49 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
In the Spring of 2008, I sat down for lunch with Charlene Li -- an industry analyst who had made a name for herself covering digital innovation for Forrester -- at a place that would later seem prophetic. It was the Sky Kitchen-- my choi...

» 3 factors crippling the Puerto Rican economy | World ...
15/07/15 19:43 from puerto rico economy - Google Blog Search
His comments followed the publication of an independent report he had commissioned into the main factors crippling the Island economy . These are the three biggest challenges facing Puerto Rico , according to the report.

» 'The More Bias': Why We Don't Care Enough About The Population Crisis
07/07/15 14:41 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Somewhere near the middle of Joel Bourne's The End of Plenty – a devastating call to action to anyone concerned about the global food crisis -- he gets to the heart of the matter: our ability to grow food for a growing planet is only adv...

» Meet The Latino Entrepreneur Who Aims To Transform A Trillion Dollar Market
28/06/15 20:51 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
A few years ago, Edrizio De La Cruz had a great idea: a better way for immigrants to send money back home by eliminating the middlemen (the incumbent service providers). The idea catapulted the Dominican Republic-born Wharton grad into t...

» Can Silicon Valley Leaders Help Solve The Global Food Challenge?
20/06/15 22:16 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
John Denniston has a killer PowerPoint slide. A former VC -- he recently co-ran the Green Growth Fund for Kleiner Perkins -- and now farm-tech entrepreneur, he borrowed the slide from Bill Gates (tweeted here), whose foundation has worke...

» Why Arts Education Matters In The Age of Tech and Diversity
08/06/15 15:16 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
As my followers on this blog know, I’ve been spending an increasing amount of my time these days writing about diversity in tech. For most stories, I follow a narrow definition of diversity, focused mostly on stories about gender, ethnic...

» Can The Stanford Brand Help Organize The Latino Tech Entrepreneur Community?
13/05/15 20:57 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
It was almost exactly two years ago that I first got the opportunity to attend the Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit, an annual event held at the cozy and yes clubby Stanford Faculty Club. It’s a great experience – thanks largely t...

» Why Israel Needs And Wants To Support Hispanic Entrepreneurs
26/04/15 15:18 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
As many of you know, I have been spending quite a bit of time these days chronicling my recent travels to Israel as part of a delegation. This is article number seventeen in the series, and it’s the last one for now. I’ve covered a wide ...

» The Big Assist: Can Israel Help Reframe The Narrative About The Future Of Driving?
19/04/15 17:34 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
If you get the opportunity to visit Israel anytime soon, and your objective is to get a read on the rapidly expanding technology sector, at some point in your journey you are going to hear about -- or run into -- the people at Mobileye (...

» Univision Pulls The Plug On Sabado Gigante. But It Shouldn't Give Up On Saturdays
18/04/15 19:56 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Late last year, I got the opportunity to do research on one of the most celebrated – but now endangered – social rituals: breakfast. My client was a food company that was concerned about the larger social trends affecting its category. A...

» Puerto Rico woos the rich but so far gains little - GlobalPost (blog)
17/04/15 08:13 from puerto rico economy - Google News
Puerto Rico woos the rich but so far gains little GlobalPost (blog) But the Doral transactions serve to symbolize Puerto Rico's challenge of ensuring that the tax breaks spur enough economic activity to reverse years of decline. Almo...

» Nestlé USA shifts its Puerto Rico shipments to a third US facility - FoodProductionDaily.com
17/04/15 07:09 from puerto rico business - Google News
FoodProductionDaily.com Nestlé USA shifts its Puerto Rico shipments to a third US facility FoodProductionDaily.com Edie Burge, corporate communications, Nestlé USA, told FoodProductionDaily, the company recently made a decision to change...

» The Israeli Whisperer: Mentoring The Many People Behind Start-up Nation
16/04/15 23:03 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
It’s the next-to-the-last evening of our weeklong delegation to Israel, and our exhaustion is evident to our host. We are sitting in the spacious living room/dining room/kitchen area of Adi Rosenfeld’s home in Bethlehem of Galilee, a mod...

» Puerto Rico's dilemma - The Hill (blog)
15/04/15 19:00 from puerto rico economy - Google News
Puerto Rico's dilemma The Hill (blog) These are crucial weeks for the fragile economy of Puerto Rico , a United States territory. The current administration of Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla (D) is pushing hard for the implementat...

» Lufthansa Technik Puerto Rico Facility To Open in July - Aviation International News
15/04/15 14:42 from puerto rico business - Google News
Lufthansa Technik Puerto Rico Facility To Open in July Aviation International News Recruitment and training are constantly ongoing,” said Elmar Lutter, CEO of Lufthansa Technik Puerto Rico . “A highly motivated team will meet the first a...

» Sweet deal for Jacksonville comes quickly from governor's West Coast visit - Jacksonville Business Journal
15/04/15 14:15 from puerto rico business - Google News
Jacksonville Business Journal Sweet deal for Jacksonville comes quickly from governor's West Coast visit Jacksonville Business Journal Rick Scott announced the company — the maker of Nestle Quik — will shift a majority of its Puerto ...

» Chinese business delegation seeks investment opportunities in Puerto Rico - Fox News Latino
15/04/15 11:22 from puerto rico business - Google News
Huffington Post Chinese business delegation seeks investment opportunities in Puerto Rico Fox News Latino A group of investors from China is touring southern Puerto Rico in search of business opportunities. "Our relationship may be ...

» Pouring fuel on Puerto Rico's financial fire - CBS News
15/04/15 06:32 from puerto rico economy - Google News
Nasdaq Pouring fuel on Puerto Rico's financial fire CBS News Is Puerto Rico about to become the next Detroit, another economic black eye for the U.S.? The island, a U.S. territory and self-governing commonwealth, once had one of the ...

» Seven Start-Ups From Israel That You May Want To Watch
14/04/15 02:20 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
If you’ve been following this column over the past two weeks, no doubt you are wondering, “OK, which start-ups from Israel – Start-up Nation – do you actually like?” I spent a full week in Israel – as part of a delegation of entrepreneur...

» Treasury Officials Increase Efforts With Finances of Puerto Rico - New York Times
13/04/15 20:23 from puerto rico business - Google News
New York Times Treasury Officials Increase Efforts With Finances of Puerto Rico New York Times Antonio Weiss, the former Wall Street banker who became a top adviser to the Treasury secretary this year, has made two trips to Puerto Rico i...

» She's Independent but don't call her pretty: Meet Puerto Rico's newest ... - Fox News Latino
13/04/15 17:14 from puerto rico business - Google News
Fox News Latino She's Independent but don't call her pretty: Meet Puerto Rico's newest ... Fox News Latino At just 33-years-old, Alexandra Lúgaro, a lawyer and business owner, is causing a big stir in Puerto Rico – becoming t...

» Puerto Rico's mainland migration led by young, less educated: Fed - Business Insider
13/04/15 14:06 from puerto rico business - Google News
Puerto Rico's mainland migration led by young, less educated: Fed Business Insider NEW YORK (Reuters) - Puerto Rico's populations loss, primarily to the U.S. mainland, is being led by younger and less educated sections of the pop...

» Puerto Rico's mainland migration led by young, less educated -Fed - Reuters
13/04/15 13:53 from puerto rico economy - Google News
Puerto Rico's mainland migration led by young, less educated -Fed Reuters That, combined with the exodus of the less educated, drove up the overall proportion of college educated residents. Out migration from the island of 3.6 millio...

» SIT: Israel's Answer To Design Thinking?
12/04/15 18:13 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Back in college, there was a little button -- a collectible -- that was popular among the more progressive folks on campus, and it would have been a meme if the age were not pre-digital. It was about the size of a quarter, black type on ...

» Is Puerto Rico on the Brink of Economic Disaster? - Center for Research on Globalization
12/04/15 07:51 from puerto rico economy - Google News
Center for Research on Globalization Is Puerto Rico on the Brink of Economic Disaster? Center for Research on Globalization The Puerto Rico Government is desperate with a failed economy , a steady-rise in crime with the failed “War on Dr...

» Why Israel Needs A Night Life To Sustain Its Tech Economy
09/04/15 19:23 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
When I arrived at my hotel in Jerusalem earlier last month – as part of a delegation of Hispanic entrepreneurs – it was shortly before sundown on a Saturday. When I later met up with the delegation at a restaurant a few blocks from the h...

» The Israel Tech Miracle: What Is The Role Of Government And Its Partners?
08/04/15 15:14 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Over the past couple of weeks, I have been chronicling my recent adventures as a member of a delegation to Israel. Purpose of the trip: to explore ways that Israeli entrepreneurs can collaborate with Hispanic entrepreneurs, for the benef...

» Puerto Rico Utility to File Plan, Donahue Tells Reorg Research - Bloomberg
08/04/15 12:04 from puerto rico business - Google News
Bloomberg Puerto Rico Utility to File Plan, Donahue Tells Reorg Research Bloomberg Puerto Rico's Electric Power Authority will submit a plan to creditors in the next two months to restore the agency's finances, its chief restruct...

» How Israel Might Reverse Its Global Brain Drain: An Outsider's Perspective
07/04/15 16:48 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
In December 2011, I flew to Puerto Rico to speak at a technology conference. It was an emotional experience for me – not because of the conference, which marked a small turning point in my career as a consultant to government and busines...

» 16 Percent VAT Is Economic Suicide for Puerto Rico - PanAm Post (blog)
07/04/15 08:46 from puerto rico economy - Google News
PanAm Post (blog) 16 Percent VAT Is Economic Suicide for Puerto Rico PanAm Post (blog) It's easy to criticize: find something you don't like and pick on it. It's harder to offer thoughtful, practical alternatives. Today, I...

» A Google Demo Day Surprise: A 25 Year-Old Latina Aims To Disrupt The Beverage Industry
06/04/15 17:02 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
The story made a few headlines last week. Tatiana Birgisson, founder of a new beverage company called MATI Energy, took the top prize at Google Demo Day, the now annual event where the company invites winners of local US competitions to ...

» Desert Tech: Can Israel Reimagine Itself In The Negev?
05/04/15 15:24 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Jackson Bentley: What is it, Major Lawrence, that attracts you personally to the desert? T.E. Lawrence: It's clean. --Lawrence of Arabia It was thirty years ago, on my first visit to Israel -- I was there again last month-- that I had th...

» The Road To Nazareth: Empowering The Arabs Of Start-Up Nation
03/04/15 16:04 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
It’s the final leg of my marathon series of meetings in Israel – I am here with a delegation of Hispanic entrepreneurs – and my tour bus is climbing the slow but steady hill up to Nazareth. In the old city this afternoon, just hours befo...

» Made In Israel: Google Supports Moms In Start-Up Nation, Then Other Parts Of The World
02/04/15 19:55 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
About a week ago -- as part of a delegation of Hispanic entrepreneurs -- I got to visit Google's Campus Tel Aviv. It's a lively place. Since its launch in late 2012, it has hosted more than 1,300 hundred events, and welcomed more than 80...

» Emergency Response Technology: Where Orthodox Jews and Arabs Unite In Israel
01/04/15 18:17 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
VideoIt's not the only place they unite, but oh what a place. It’s day two of my marathon tour of Israeli tech – I am part of a delegation – and already I am feeling the fatigue. By my count, this is our 11th meeting, but the scene befor...

» Puerto Rico Utility Bondholders Propose $2 Billion Capital Plan - Bloomberg
01/04/15 15:06 from puerto rico business - Google News
Bloomberg Puerto Rico Utility Bondholders Propose $2 Billion Capital Plan Bloomberg Bondholders of Puerto Rico's Electric Power Authority are offering a plan that would inject $2 billion into the junk-rated utility to modernize facil...

» Sabra Vision: Two Lenses For Viewing And Understanding The Israeli Tech Miracle
31/03/15 11:16 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Before flying to Israel earlier this month – the subject of a blog series I am writing -- I made a quick stop in Miami to speak at theHispanicize conference about the ways that Israeli and Hispanic tech entrepreneurs are looking to help ...

» Puerto Rico Extends Deadline - Wall Street Journal
30/03/15 21:38 from puerto rico economy - Google News
Wall Street Journal Puerto Rico Extends Deadline Wall Street Journal Investors have faced months of uncertainty from Puerto Rico's economic woes. The island has more than $70 billion in debt that is widely held because it is exempt f...

» Israel By Design: Who Will Help Meet The Next Challenges For Start-Up Nation?
30/03/15 13:16 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
In the Spring of 2011, I had what I would later realize was a life-changing, transformative experience. I was working for Deloitte Consulting, helping the firm build a social technology practice. The job, though challenging, allowed for ...

» The Puerto Rican Problem - The New Yorker
30/03/15 01:39 from puerto rico economy - Google News
The New Yorker The Puerto Rican Problem The New Yorker Puerto Ricans could have been forgiven for thinking the same was true of the island generally. It had been one of the great postwar economic -development success stories, turning its...

» Puerto Rico is a winning investment - The Hill (blog)
26/03/15 15:32 from puerto rico business - Google News
Bloomberg Puerto Rico is a winning investment The Hill (blog) By investing in Puerto Rico , businesses can gain a stronghold in the United States' hub in the Caribbean. Often, when businesses are looking to expand their map they look...

» Yad Vashem: Israel's Virtual Historical Healing Space
25/03/15 04:31 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
First established in 1953, and rearchitected thirty years later in 2003, Yad Vashem holds a special place in the overall visit-to-Israel experience. And it does so by employing simple yet devastatingly powerful principles in tech and des...

» Israel Unpacked: The Next Move For Start-up Nation
23/03/15 01:30 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
It’s an unseasonably cold Sunday morning in Jerusalem, but I’m sitting in a nicely heated hotel conference room with close to a dozen Silicon Valley Latino business leaders, several Israeli government officials, and, this morning’s guest...

» Inversión Cultural estrena nuevas oficinas en el Colaboratorio en Ciudadela
20/03/15 01:02 from Inversión Cultural » Puerto Rico
El pasado martes 17 de marzo se inauguró el Colaboratorio, una iniciativa de Foundation for Puerto Rico que consiste en un espacio compartido para organizaciones sin fines de lucro que buscan promover el cambio social, económico y cultur...

» Primera capacitación del Nido Cultural
20/03/15 00:50 from Inversión Cultural » Puerto Rico
El pasado jueves 5 de marzo comenzó la primera capacitación del Nido Cultural, un proyecto de desarrollo de empresas creativas de Inversión Cultural. Esta etapa, bajo el nombre de Cimientos del Nido, conlleva una capacitación de 40 horas...

» Puerto Rico en conferencia sobre gestión y políticas culturales en Brasil
18/03/15 02:10 from Inversión Cultural » Puerto Rico
Los días 19 y 20 de marzo en São Paulo, Brasil se llevará a cabo el “Seminario de Gestión y Políticas Culturales en Latinoamérica para el Siglo 21: Diálogos y Reflexiones” organizado por Itaú Cultural. La actividad contará co...

» Keys: The Piano of the Future, In Your Child's Backpack Today
16/03/15 12:31 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
I’m sitting at my favorite neighborhood sushi bar – watching the tiny fish boats go by – with my twelve-year old son. He’s on a device (an iPad) and so am I (an iPhone). The setting -- dad and son, both together and alone, sitting side-b...

» Por la colegiación voluntaria de actores
13/03/15 03:27 from Inversión Cultural » Puerto Rico
    Por la colegiación voluntaria de actores Javier J. Hernández Acosta[1] javihernandez@yahoo.com La colegiaciones profesionales han estado muy presente en el debate nacional en los últimos años. En días recientes comenzó la d...

» Puerto Rico welcomes Caribbean Travel Marketplace 2015 - Breaking Travel News F...
31/01/15 13:20 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Puerto Rico welcomes Caribbean Travel Marketplace 2015 - Breaking Travel News FTNnews.com Puerto Rico welcomes Caribbean Travel Marketplace 2015 Breaking Travel News Ingrid I. Rivera Rocafort, Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Touris...

» Puerto Rico's bank reports slight drop in economic activity - Fox Business duny...
31/01/15 11:51 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Puerto Rico's bank reports slight drop in economic activity - Fox Business dunyanews.tv Puerto Rico's bank reports slight drop in economic activity Fox Business SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Puerto Rico's Government Development ...

» Puerto Rico sees slight drop in economic activity - New Zealand Herald dunyanew...
31/01/15 11:22 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Puerto Rico sees slight drop in economic activity - New Zealand Herald dunyanews.tv Puerto Rico sees slight drop in economic activity New Zealand Herald SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) " Puerto Rico's Government Development Bank say...

» Puerto Rico News & Economy: Gov. García Padilla's Leadership 'A Failure', Says ....
31/01/15 01:59 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Puerto Rico News & Economy: Gov. García Padilla's Leadership 'A Failure', Says ... - Latin Post Latin Post Puerto Rico News & Economy: Gov. García Padilla's Leadership 'A Failure', Says ... Latin Pos...

» Mike Nova's Shared NewsLinks Review From The Major News Sources » WNU #1251:...
30/01/15 23:02 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Mike Nova's Shared NewsLinks Review From The Major News Sources » WNU #1251: Haitian President to Rule by Decree 30/01/15 21:28 from Mike Nova's Shared Newslinks mikenova shared this story from Weekly News Update on the America...

» Miss Puerto Rico 2014, Gabriela Berrios, en Miss Universo 2014, por Doral News T...
30/01/15 21:34 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Miss Puerto Rico 2014, Gabriela Berrios, en Miss Universo 2014, por Doral News Tv by Doral News TV Friday January 30th, 2015 at 10:19 PM Videos Matching: Puerto Rico News Tv 1 Share Miss Puerto Rico 2014, Gabriela Berrios, en Miss Univer...

» Puerto Rico News Digest For January 5, 2015by noreply@blogger.com (Admin) Frida...
30/01/15 21:34 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Puerto Rico News Digest For January 5, 2015by noreply@blogger.com (Admin) Friday January 30th, 2015 at 10:06 PM The Puerto Rico Monitor 1 Share PR PASSES 24,000 CHIKUNGUNYA CASES From The San Juan Daily Star: Nearly all of the … PR ...

» 365,0001:15Cop masturbation selfies: Puerto Rican female cop suspended after Fr...
30/01/15 19:35 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
365,0001:15Cop masturbation selfies: Puerto Rican female cop suspended after Friday January 30th, 2015 at 8:03 PM Puerto Rico News - YouTube 1 Share 365,000 1. 1. 1:15 Cop masturbation selfies: Puerto Rican female cop suspended … Cop mas...

» Puerto Rico judge found guilty of bribery in homicide case - Yahoo News Puert...
30/01/15 19:35 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Puerto Rico judge found guilty of bribery in homicide case - Yahoo News Puerto Rico Superior Court Judge Convicted of Conspiracy and Bribery Charges ... - Federal Bureau of Investigation (press release) (blog) At least 1 dead in helicopt...

» Puerto Rican police officer suspended after photos of her performing sex act ......
30/01/15 19:06 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Puerto Rican police officer suspended after photos of her performing sex act ... - Daily Mail Friday January 30th, 2015 at 7:39 PM Puerto Rico - Google News 1 Share Daily Mail Puerto Rican police officer suspended after photos of her per...

» eTurboNews Puerto Rico Tourism Company welcomes Caribbean Travel Marketplace 2...
30/01/15 18:07 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
eTurboNews Puerto Rico Tourism Company welcomes Caribbean Travel Marketplace 2015 eTurboNews Ingrid I. Rivera Rocafort, Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company, explained that around 1,100 delegates from 29 different countr...

» OFG Bancorp Reports 4Q14 and 2014 Results - Finances.com OFG Bancorp Reports 4Q...
30/01/15 17:37 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
OFG Bancorp Reports 4Q14 and 2014 Results - Finances.com OFG Bancorp Reports 4Q14 and 2014 Results Finances.com In addition, mortgage, auto and consumer loan production increased; demand deposit and savings account balances as a percenta...

» Venezuela's Vice-President is Head of Drug Cartel, Claims Security Chief - The E...
30/01/15 16:09 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Venezuela's Vice-President is Head of Drug Cartel, Claims Security Chief - The Epoch Times Friday January 30th, 2015 at 5:03 PM Geopolitical Aspects PR Political Status 1 Share Venezuela's Vice-President is Head of Drug Cartel,...

» 4 Puerto Rico policemen sentenced in federal corruption case - New Zealand Heral...
30/01/15 16:09 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
4 Puerto Rico policemen sentenced in federal corruption case - New Zealand Herald Friday January 30th, 2015 at 4:54 PM Geopolitical Aspects PR Political Status 1 Share 4 Puerto Rico policemen sentenced in federal corruption case New Zeal...

» More blame game politics in Puerto Rico by worleyf Friday January 30 th , 2015...
30/01/15 16:09 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
More blame game politics in Puerto Rico by worleyf Friday January 30 th , 2015 at 4:37 PM Conservative News And Views On Puerto Rico 1 Share Puerto Rico's government needed another excuse for how bad things are going so ... they jus...

» A deeper look at the migration complexity by Group CNE Friday January 30 th , 2...
30/01/15 16:08 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
A deeper look at the migration complexity by Group CNE Friday January 30 th , 2015 at 4:28 PM CNE - Center For A New Economy - Center For A New Economy 1 Share By: Deepak Lamba Nieves It is strange that an obsession with certain numbers ...

» OFG Bancorp Reports 4Q14 and 2014 Results - MarketWatch OFG Bancorp Reports 4Q1...
30/01/15 10:13 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
OFG Bancorp Reports 4Q14 and 2014 Results - MarketWatch OFG Bancorp Reports 4Q14 and 2014 Results MarketWatch Now in its 51st year in business, OFG Bancorp is a diversified financial holding company that operates under U.S. and Puerto Ri...

» OFG Bancorp Reports 4Q14 and 2014 Results - Rock Hill Herald (press release) OF...
30/01/15 09:44 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
OFG Bancorp Reports 4Q14 and 2014 Results - Rock Hill Herald (press release) OFG Bancorp Reports 4Q14 and 2014 Results Rock Hill Herald (press release) “The fourth quarter reflects continued success in our core business segments. It also...

» Puerto Rico's Groups and Convention Business Starts Strong for 2015 - Internatio...
29/01/15 17:28 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Puerto Rico's Groups and Convention Business Starts Strong for 2015 - International Meetings Review International Meetings Review Puerto Rico's Groups and Convention Business Starts Strong for 2015 International Meetings Review...

» Puerto Rico, ideal destination for meetings and conventions in winter - FTNnews....
29/01/15 11:04 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Puerto Rico, ideal destination for meetings and conventions in winter - FTNnews.com FTNnews.com Puerto Rico, ideal destination for meetings and conventions in winter FTNnews.com Delegates attend conferences and conventions for business p...

» $20 Million economic Impact for Puerto Rico - eTurboNews eTurboNews $20 Milli...
29/01/15 04:40 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
$20 Million economic Impact for Puerto Rico - eTurboNews eTurboNews $20 Million economic Impact for Puerto Rico eTurboNews Delegates attend conferences and conventions for business purposes, but they also want to come away knowing they&#...

» Mohnish Pabrai Featured as Speaker in the 2015 Puerto Rico Investment Summit - Y...
29/01/15 01:42 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Mohnish Pabrai Featured as Speaker in the 2015 Puerto Rico Investment Summit - Yahoo Finance UK Mohnish Pabrai Featured as Speaker in the 2015 Puerto Rico Investment Summit Yahoo Finance UK This year's Investment Summit will strongl...

» US envoy, Commerce official to spur Dominican Republic-Puerto Rico trade - Domin...
29/01/15 00:14 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
US envoy, Commerce official to spur Dominican Republic-Puerto Rico trade - Dominican Today US envoy, Commerce official to spur Dominican Republic-Puerto Rico trade Dominican Today Santo Domingo.- United States ambassador James W. Brewste...

» US envoy off to Puerto Rico to drum up business - Dominican Today US envoy off...
28/01/15 18:49 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
US envoy off to Puerto Rico to drum up business - Dominican Today US envoy off to Puerto Rico to drum up business Dominican Today Santo Domingo.- United States ambassador James W. Brewster flew to Puerto Rico Wednesday on a two-day trip ...

» Mohnish Pabrai Featured as Speaker in the 2015 Puerto Rico Investment Summit - B...
28/01/15 11:25 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Mohnish Pabrai Featured as Speaker in the 2015 Puerto Rico Investment Summit - Business Wire (press release) Mohnish Pabrai Featured as Speaker in the 2015 Puerto Rico Investment Summit Business Wire (press release) SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico...

» Puerto Rico Facing Debt Risk Beyond Power Utility: Muni Credit - Bloomberg Puer...
28/01/15 05:29 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Puerto Rico Facing Debt Risk Beyond Power Utility: Muni Credit - Bloomberg Puerto Rico Facing Debt Risk Beyond Power Utility: Muni Credit Bloomberg “The GDB and the Puerto Rican government continue to execute their plan to strengthen the...

» Puerto Rico appeals $230M Doral Bank case ruling - New Zealand Herald Puerto Ri...
28/01/15 04:00 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Puerto Rico appeals $230M Doral Bank case ruling - New Zealand Herald Puerto Rico appeals $230M Doral Bank case ruling New Zealand Herald Doral Bank says it is owned the money because of overpaid taxes. Puerto Rico's government orig...

» Meet Puerto Rico announces new business model - Travel Daily News International...
27/01/15 05:46 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Meet Puerto Rico announces new business model - Travel Daily News International Travel Daily News International Meet Puerto Rico announces new business model Travel Daily News International SAN JUAN – Meet Puerto Rico announced the organ...

» Puerto Rico Gets Ready to Host Big Economic Gathering - Latin American Herald Tr...
27/01/15 00:43 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Puerto Rico Gets Ready to Host Big Economic Gathering - Latin American Herald Tribune Latin American Herald Tribune Puerto Rico Gets Ready to Host Big Economic Gathering Latin American Herald Tribune The event, to be held at the Condado ...

» "Positive Computing": The Next Big Thing In Human-Centered Design?
25/01/15 16:46 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
It's a Friday afternoon at the NASA Ames campus where I have been advising an organization that -- among other things -- is empowering a new generation of leaders to develop products for future social impact. For several weeks, I have be...

» Google To Test Modular Smartphone in Puerto Rico - NewsFactor Network Google To...
25/01/15 13:08 from Puerto Rico Business Newss Facebook Wall
Google To Test Modular Smartphone in Puerto Rico - NewsFactor Network Google To Test Modular Smartphone in Puerto Rico NewsFactor Network The company will partner with Mexico-based carrier Claro and local carrier Open Mobile to offer the...

» A Latino Entrepreneur's Christmas Wish: Peace In Cities (Then On Earth)
25/12/14 14:17 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
It's Christmas Day, and one of my favorite Latino entrepreneurs is praying for peace. But he's praying not just for peace on earth, generally, but for peace in cities, specifically. Just as important -- and newsworthy -- he has not just ...

» Interactive Pajamas: The Next Thing in "Wearables?"
17/11/14 15:53 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Reserve judgment and consider the potential learnings of an unusual experiment. BALANCE, Inc., an Oakland-based digital edutainment company, and producer of a popular cross-platform story franchise, is testing the viability of another st...

» The Exponential Enterprise: Your Most Feared Competitor Now Has A Name
31/10/14 14:03 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
Earlier this year, I had the privilege of convening a couple of dozen executives from the Fortune 1000 for a series of meetings with Silicon Valley pioneers in social media. In canvassing the speakers, I was not surprised how many of the...

» Can Google Help Reshape the Latina Narrative? (Yes, But Not Without Your Help)
02/10/14 21:28 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
As many who follow my writing know, I am a big advocate of the art and science of narrative. Narrative helps to define the value of a cause, the trajectory of a cause, and, if done with care and precision, the many different kinds of par...

» The Sisu Social: Can Finns Teach The World To Hang Tough?
01/09/14 17:30 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
How many mainland Americans, as children, hear that Eskimos have more words for snow than we, mere mortals, can even imagine? There is more legend than fact in the old cliche(it's complicated), but it's rooted in a truth we all learn at ...

» JLo's Dad Lends A Hand In Silicon Valley
22/09/13 21:31 from Giovanni Rodriguez - #TheCause - Forbes
We're just a block up the street from Manos (Spanish = “hands”), a new technology accelerator for Hispanic startups that made waves this summer when Google announced its support.

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