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Sonali Basak fell in love with the start-up world during her short time in Chicago. She believes small businesses and start-ups are the heart of the American economy. She is a broadcast and business reporter at Medill News Service, pursuing her masters at Northwestern University. She got her Bachelor of Arts from Bucknell University in English and Econ. She loves food and sports, and when she’s not writing, she’s running. Find some of her writing here: BasakWrites and fun stuff here: Sonali Basak

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There’s something symbiotic about risk and innovation. Tuesday in Chicago, entrepreneurs and investors learned...


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Midwest Challenge Cup Competition Takes Applicants

Midwest Challenge Cup Competition Takes Applicants

Are you an innovative new startup in need of some funding and mentorship?  You...


Ms.Tech Launches New Initiatives, Growing Chicago Network

Ms.Tech Launches New Initiatives, Growing Chicago Network

    Three years ago, a team of eight began a group for women...


Chicago Startup Brings Social Power To Small Businesses

Chicago Startup Brings Social Power To Small Businesses

  Chicago startup Social Power Hour held its third networking event Thursday night to...


Chicago Startups Learn How to Disrupt Old School Industries

Chicago Startups Learn How to Disrupt Old School Industries

Disruption isn’t easy, as things that are new are not always welcome. This is...