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December 13, 2020

Menos Hub

Menos hub is a social organization that was born with the mission of simplifying the creation of micro-businesses to allow anyone to create their opportunities. Our work focuses on creating an ecosystem of support for small entrepreneurs and helping in the whole process of creating and growing their own business, having already worked with more than 120 entrepreneurs (mostly unemployed or underemployed) to create and grow more than 100 projects.

Recently we launched #compraaospequenos movement to support small business in COVID times giving them visibility, tools for better management and helping them to sell via retailers, with 500 members, thousands of supporters, and a wide media coverage.

João Duarte

João Duarte

With a degree in management (Nova, Lisbon) and a master's degree in Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CBS, Copenhagen), João worked in several industries, from technology startups, accelerators to impact investors in Denmark, Holland and India. In 2018 he was nominated Global Shaper in Lisbon and top25 under 30 social entrepreneurs in the Euro-Mediterranean region by the United Nations (UNIDO).

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Meet João Albino - Nova SBE Alumnus

João is a successful Entrepreneur living in Mexico City and a big fan of mobility. He is the co-founder of Urbvan and together with an amazing team they're building a network based on people needs in urban areas. João holds a BSc. in Economics from Nova SBE, and a MSc. in Strategic Marketing from Cranfield Business School (UK).

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Conta Connosco - Pro-bono initiative to help fresh graduates

Conta Connosco is an initiative started by a couple of Nova SBE Alumni to create a community of young Portuguese professionals ready to share their experiences and advice.

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Mum's Cooking: an SDG-driven business

Does healthy food always sound like way too much work, and does easy food always sound like the sort of stuff you shouldn't be eating? Hear the story behind Mum's Cooking, a Portuguese healthy frozen food brand created by our Alumna Catarina Partidário, with the vision that no one should ever have to chose between convenience and health.

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