A friend of mine from New York that grew up in Chicago emailed me today. She is looking for someone to bring The Feast to Chicago. Here is some information about it.
How do you stand out, gain traction, and importantly, attract the funding you need to take your startup to the next level? One method could be to join an accelerator program. With their numbers...
Do you need to create more demand online? Are you looking for ideas to get more leads to your website? This list may help you do just that.What makes for the best or the top lead generation ideas...
Twenty fucking five to one My gambling days are done I bet on a horse called the Bottle of Smoke And my horse won
- The Pogues
I have decided to angel invest. Any advice?
I spent some time decades...
Note: This article was originally posted on Pat Ryan's blog, Cooler by the Lake
In June we were proud to host Genevieve Thiers, founder of Sittercity, at our taping of Founders’ Stories @...
The Importance of Hometown Investors for Startups
I was eight years old and running with a dime in my hand Into the bus stop to pick up a paper for my old man I'd sit on his lap in that big old...
Note: This article was originally published on ÄKTA.com.
Jim was a quintessential Chicagoan, a South Side kid from humble roots who worked his way to the top but never left the city behind. He was...
I was recently at a presentation with Hadik Bhatt of Cisco, who is a key player in leading Cisco’s charge pertaining to the Internet of Things. As Hadik explained, it is his job to...
I want to introduce you to a new project I’m working on called Practical Startup, a series of premium step-by-step guides to launching a business.
So many of you have an idea, you’re passionate, and...
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