CATEGORY: CHICAGO

How modern technology is helping small business in the Midwest and beyond

How modern technology is helping small business in the Midwest and beyond

Modern technology can be an amazing tool, making our lives easier in numerous areas,...


The Midwest Leads The Way In Social Entrepreneurship

The Midwest Leads The Way In Social Entrepreneurship

For many coast dwellers, the Midwest might appear to be a cluster of corn...



Ignite: The Chicago Startup That Believes Volunteering Is The Answer To Employee Burnout

Ignite: The Chicago Startup That Believes Volunteering Is The Answer To Employee Burnout

Employee burnout is something we can all relate to at some point throughout our...


Chicago Startup AdBasis Acquired By Airbnb

Chicago Startup AdBasis Acquired By Airbnb

On November 13th 2017, Airbnb announced the acquisition of SaaS advertising startup AdBasis. The Chicago...


African American Entrepreneurs In Chicago To Receive Greater Financial Access

African American Entrepreneurs In Chicago To Receive Greater Financial Access

Currently, there are 230,000 small businesses in Chicago, with a large portion of these...


The Chicago startup that’s bringing haggling online to give you better prices

The Chicago startup that’s bringing haggling online to give you better prices

In light of today’s modern retail empires and the explosion of e-commerce, haggling is...


BrightLeaf, the Chicago startup building a ‘brighter’ future for homeowners

BrightLeaf, the Chicago startup building a ‘brighter’ future for homeowners

For many of us, a home is so much more than just where we...


Midwest turns to assistive tech for seniors to provide better quality of life

Midwest turns to assistive tech for seniors to provide better quality of life

Traditionally, tech has been an arena for the young, but Midwest companies are expanding...


The Chicago startup that’s giving vending machines a healthy twist

The Chicago startup that’s giving vending machines a healthy twist

Despite traditional stereotypes of vending machines crammed with sugary snacks and drinks, one startup sees...


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...