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When most people think of Haiti, innovation does not come to mind.Yet, the country is ripe for innovation because of the need to rebuild from the ground. Apple is a leader in innovation. It is common knowledge that Apple was on the brink of collapse, but bounced back to become a … [Read more...] about Haiti, Apple and Steve Jobs
Start by Creating 10,000 Startups! We have heard too often that NGOs will not solve Haiti’s problems; hence creating businesses is the clear alternative. This will not only create jobs, but will put the people on the path to greater prosperity. Business should be the second … [Read more...] about Haiti: Do You Want to Disrupt the Aid Regime in the Country?
The Haitian government has been communicating that Haiti is “open for business” for years, but is Haiti's workforce ready? If not, how can Haiti build a dynamic workforce? Indeed, Haiti’s business landscape shows evidence of new businesses. For instance, several high-end hotels, … [Read more...] about Haiti: Bring your Workforce into the 21st Century