Israel’s booming start-up scene influenced by everyday risks

Israel Start-up MapWe found this article insightful for two reasons. First, it helps provide a better understanding of the vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem in Israel that we spotlighted in an interview in early January 2013 with Lisa Skinner about a delegation she led to Tel Aviv. Second, as you read this new article, note the importance placed on capitalizing on what you know and experience. Perhaps this sentence best captures that point: “Military life has left an indelible mark on Israel’s booming start-up scene, leading the country to the frontlines of the tech ecosystem in odd ways.”

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