CATEGORY: CHICAGO

Chicago startup is using apprenticeships to create job opportunities in tech

Chicago startup is using apprenticeships to create job opportunities in tech

As many of us could attest, finding a job is no easy task. Even...


Uber face fingerprinting and price caps in an angry Chicago

Uber face fingerprinting and price caps in an angry Chicago

If Uber gave out free rides for every time, they caused a stir due...



Keyo: The Chicago startup that lets you pay for goods with a wave

Keyo: The Chicago startup that lets you pay for goods with a wave

As we move closer to a cashless society it appears that startups are coming...


ReBoot accelerator is on a mission to get 1M women back to work after a career break

ReBoot accelerator is on a mission to get 1M women back to work after a career break

ReBoot Accel launches its new online program ReBoot in 30, which provides 30 days...


Chicago’s Grubhub buys up Eat24 for $287.5 million

Chicago’s Grubhub buys up Eat24 for $287.5 million

As Yelp’s solid second quarter earnings were reported the company announced they were selling...


Using data to predict a drug relapse

Using data to predict a drug relapse

Drugs have the power to do terrible things to the people we love, a...


What Chicago’s tech employees like about their jobs

What Chicago’s tech employees like about their jobs

As Renault’s CEO, Carlos Ghosn, once said, “Employees are your most valuable...


Chicago-based ethnic food startup aims to be like the ‘United Nations of food’

Chicago-based ethnic food startup aims to be like the ‘United Nations of food’

Over 4 million Caribbean and about 1.4 million African immigrants together form a niche, ethnic...


When should a marketplace startup expand to a new city? Interview

When should a marketplace startup expand to a new city? Interview

Marketplace startups are often associated with incredible growth, but how do you know if...


ThinkCERCA: How to Get Ed-Tech Startup Traction

ThinkCERCA: How to Get Ed-Tech Startup Traction

Here’s a challenge: How do you create a startup to teach critical thinking skills...