Innovation

Want to be a part of the Civic X Accelerator? Now’s the time.

I’m excited to share that our friend at the Civic X Accelerator (where I mentor) are NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS for the Spring 2016 Civic Accelerator program – a 10-week national startup boot camp and investment fund to support the most promising civic ventures in the country. Here’s the question they are asking: How might we accelerate technology adoption & financial ...

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What do you need for Christmas? An intrapreneur.

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There is danger ahead for many of you. The bigger you are the harder it is to innovate. Or so says many critics. And we tend to agree. Sometimes. Those giants of industry do start to move slowly. However the truth is this: Large or small, for-profit or nonprofit, an organization that invests in intrapreneurs—and gives them what they need ...

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The UnLTD Accelerator Needs You!

I’m a big startup person and even more so when it’s startups that are doing good to change the world. That’s why I am fan of UnLTD and the work they do. And right now their accelerator is looking for a new class of folks who want to change the world. What does participating in UnLtd USA look like? UnLtd ...

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Austin’s Journalism Hackathon

The UT School of Journalism and the Statesman are hosting a Journalism Hackathon on Thursday, March 12 at the Austin American Statesman. Their goal is to foster opportunities for students and professionals to work together. From their site “Don’t let the term “Hackathon” scare you. This doesn’t have to be a technical thing, though it certainly can be. Think of ...

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