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A Day in the Life of a Start-Up Founder

AdaptRM co-founder Megan on what it’s like to be a start-up founder:

For the curious, here’s a glimpse of the types of things I work on daily as a tech-oriented start-up founder: 143 more words


BILL W PLANT (Swedish Ivy)

A few days ago, I took my plants inside for the winter. I got them both as cuttings last January.  The “Bill W” plant is a Swedish Ivy that was given to the co-founder of AA, and which he kept in his office.   41 more words

Breaking up before you even start...

Finding a partner or co-founder for a business venture is really hard.  I met my now-wife, then-girlfriend serendipitously, 6 years ago.  In the mountains, at a wedding that I nearly missed getting to.   728 more words

Emotional Investment...

“ If we weren’t engaged, we couldn’t go on”
– Biz Stone

Take a minute and just ponder on the above line. I was reading this book “Things a little bird told me” by Biz Stone, and I came across this sentence highlighted in italics, and the page before that emphasized on this very fact.

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CEO Advises San Francisco Job Seekers To Consider A Tech Startup

Anyone interested in entering a career in technology knows how incredibly competitive the San Francisco job market is. Nevertheless, with more than 3,500 tech jobs still open within 25 miles of the city, it helps to get as much advice as possible, especially from an entrepreneur like… 344 more words


Fed Up With Parking Tickets, Chicago Entrepreneur Started Mobile App SpotHero

One way to maximize career potential in business, is to consider finding an entrepreneurial niche within the community. And sometimes finding that niche is as simple as finding a basic need in the community, like a parking spot, and being the one to fill it.  372 more words


Chicago Information Security COO Gives Advice On Booming IT Field

“It’s a good time to be a geek,” says Leon Kappelman, a professor at the College of Business at the University of North Texas who focuses on IT management issues, in an article on… 418 more words