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CareerBuilder’s “Jobhack” weekend hackathon brought out over 30 entrepreneurs, developers, and designers to try and tackle joblessness

11/01/12

Last weekend, Chicago-area tech pros came together with CareerBuilder and 1871 to hack out solutions to the more … » Continue

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CoFoundersLab Comes to Chicago

11/01/12

This is a guest post by Shahab Kaviani, Co-Founder and CEO at CoFoundersLab, the largest marketplace of entrepreneurs … » Continue

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Brandery Chicago Demo Day

10/31/12

Originally posted on the Brandery blog.

On Thursday, Brandery will be traveling to the fantastic accelerator space of … » Continue

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A big night for entrepreneurs in Chicago: the 2012 CEC Momentum Awards

10/29/12

Chicago’s entrepreneurial community had a great night last Wednesday evening at the 5th Annual CEC Momentum Awards dinner in Millennium Park . … » Continue

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The CEC Names Braintree the 2012 Momentum Award Winner

10/25/12

Chicago’s Business Community Celebrates at 5th Annual Momentum Awards; CEC Raises $1.5 million to Support 2013 Initiatives

CHICAGO – … » Continue

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Matthew Helbig: Inside The Impact Engine

10/22/12

Matthew Helbig is a team member at Azadi, one of Impact Engine companies and 1871 member. Here is his take … » Continue

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Chicago Ideas Week and Startup America at 1871

10/21/12

What do Brad Feld, the managing director of the Foundry Group and co-founder of TechStars, Scott Case, the founding CTO … » Continue

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Chicago JobHack October 27 & 28

10/15/12

Despite 12.5 million unemployed workers in the US, there are more than 3.8 million unfilled jobs. Do you have the … » Continue

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10/11/1871: “All gone but wife, children, and energy”

10/11/12

A few days before we officially opened 1871 in the Merchandise Mart on May 2nd, 2012, Scott Kluth, the Fouder … » Continue

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Entrepreneurial Leaders From Across the Country Head to Chicago for Fourth Startup America Regional Summit

10/09/12

Champions from 35 States to Focus on Importance of Local Startup Communities Featuring Steve Case, Jean Case, Brad Feld, … » Continue

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