CATEGORY: CHICAGO

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...


Startup Voodoo ‘Most Promising’ Nominations End THIS FRIDAY

Startup Voodoo ‘Most Promising’ Nominations End THIS FRIDAY

  Monday, May 5th, 2015- Startup Voodoo’s ‘Most Promising’ contest is still accepting applications for...


Co-Working Space Industrious Races Towards April Launch

Co-Working Space Industrious Races Towards April Launch

  Emma Dively is a busy woman.  As the Community Manager for the soon...


Knight News Challenge on Libraries awards $3 million for innovative ideas

Knight News Challenge on Libraries awards $3 million for innovative ideas

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation named 22 projects as winners of...