The search engine giant, launched Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) for Entrepreneurs, both at google.com/entrepreneurs and also on Google+. With the launch of Google for Entrepreneurs, the company plans to target approximately 400 million entrepreneurs, across 54 countries, and 69 million early-stage entrepreneurs, by offering new products and services.
The launch from Internet Company was well timed on its 14th birthday this month. According to Mountain View, the Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) for Entrepreneurs will act as an umbrella for the company’s several dozen programs and partnerships around the world that support startups and entrepreneurs.
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Google’s official blog said, “We’re already on a roll, with current projects ranging from support for the annual journey of entrepreneurship through India by train, to partnering with a number of accelerator and incubator programs around the world, like iHub in Kenya and Le Camping in France.”
With the launch of the service, Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) plans to focus on three key areas, first; Partnerships with strong organizations that serve entrepreneurs in local communities; secondly, Google-led programs to bring our teams and our tools directly to entrepreneurs; lastly, Placing relevant Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) tools in the hands of startups, as they are getting off the ground and ready to scale.
To boost the launch further, company is also hosting its first annual Google for Entrepreneurs Week. The event is expected to be attended by more than 3,000 entrepreneurs and Google employees from around the world. Googlers in 28 cities, across 13 countries will be hosting events with a focus on entrepreneurs, and Idea Village in New Orleans, Communitech in Waterloo, Tetuan Valley in Wroclaw, the Branson Centre of Entrepreneurship in Johannesburg, and the Council Bluffs Chamber of Commerce in Iowa will act as partners for the events.
As a part of its first annual Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) for Entrepreneurs Week, the company is “teaming up with Women 2.0 to bring their Founder Friday events to more cities. These events bring together current and aspiring female entrepreneurs once a month, to connect with mentors and one another to build community. We’re partnering to launch Founder Fridays in Detroit, New Orleans, Sao Paulo, and Moscow over the next year” according to the company’s official blog.
It’s a very good approach from Google to keep a closer eye on its future acquisitions, or potential threats. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) which popular for its acquisitions, acquired the creators of the well-known Snapseed app for iOS and Mac, Nik software last week.