Our goal is to make starting a startup one of the standard alternatives that ambitious people consider.- Paul Graham
What does it take
… for someone to take the entrepreneurial plunge and start a company, but more specifically, for that company to survive, grow and prosper?...
Chicago may just be the Silicon Valley of the central US. Most people don’t realize that many well known internet brands are Chicago companies as well as one of the hottest new startups in the world, Groupon.
So who makes up the Chicago tech community? Here is the most comprehensive list you...
This event looks interesting. Passing it on:
Name of event: gdgt Live Chicago
Date: Wednesday, May 12, 2010
Time: 7 p.m. â€“ 10 p.m.
Where: Gallery 233, 233 W. Huron St., Chicago, IL 60654
Event link: http://features.gdgt.com/2010/04/27/gdgt-live-in-chicago-may-12th-/...
Every so often, someone will ask me, "Do you know where I can hold my event?"
It’s a considerable problem for organizers, who are often creating these events for the benefit of the community. We then have to ask, why is it so difficult and time-consuming to find a space?
Boston has the...
Here’s a couple articles on the startup community in Chicago:
Know of any...
The Illinois Technology Foundation, a Chicago-based non-profit organization dedicated to fueling the technology talent and human capital pipeline through facilitated collaboration between academia and industry, has begun accepting nominations for 50 for the Future, an event honoring...