49 Fridays Founders Story: Cool Revolution PJs

CoolRevolution began with a whole lot of sweat. When Laura Musall had her first bout with night sweats, she first complained, then convinced a long-time friend to go into business with her designing sleepwear for women with night sweats. CoolRevolution launched in 2019, and sells a collection of PJs made from soft, cooling bamboo from […]

Low-code / No-code Tools: Adaptability within the Entrepreneurial Arena

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Need to build an application for your startup? You'll likely want to start looking at Low-code / No-Code platforms. Low-code / No-code platforms enable startups and entrepreneurs who are not software developers to build and test applications because they free application creators from having to know anything about traditional programming languages, machine code or the […]

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NON-Technical People CAN Start Tech Companies!

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Are you experiencing a real-life problem that you know could be solved through technology, but you aren’t a technical person? Does the “capital letter” jargon that fills tech-talk intimidate you? Is it a surprise that C# is pronounced “C-Sharp” or that “MVP” stands for Minimum Viable Product, which is the first version of a tech […]

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Exploring the SBIR/STTR Program

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The SBIR/STTR programs provide competitive access to R&D funds to stimulate technological innovation by small businesses in the US. Known as "America's Seed Fund," the SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) and STTR (Small Business Technology Transfer) programs provide competitive access to R&D funds to stimulate technological innovation by small businesses in the U.S. The program […]

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49 Fridays: Founder of Deep Word Synthetic Video

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Deep Word allows you to create fully synthetic video in minutes. No more expensive production teams or equipment. And no more time-consuming video shoots. All you need is a short clip of your desired actor and the audio you want them to say. (Click on the image to see the demo.) Today, modern research into computer vision […]

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Building a Strong Board of Advisors

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A board of advisors can provide more than just fundraising opportunities. It can enhance your startup growth and overall management. Join Elevate Ventures and Velocities for Building A Strong Board of Advisors, a 101 overivew for your startup or business. Learn how to structure and get the most out of your meetings, explore what purposes a BOA can serve, […]

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Pitch Velocities: December

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Pitch Velocities is a monthly, informal pitch competition startups participate in to practice, receive feedback and have fun ~Pitch Velocities is not used to solicit an investment from the judges, participants or audience. It is simply for startups who want to practice in front of others and hear constructive criticism on their product or pitch.~ […]

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PPP Loan Forgiveness Webinar with Blue & Co.

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Join us for a discussion of current developments with Paycheck Protection Program  loans, presented by Sara Jacobi, Director with Blue & Co. Discussion topics will include forgiveness applications, tax treatment of expenses paid with the loan, and other relevant topics related to PPP loans. Sara Jacobi  has more than 22 years of experience in public […]

Cybersecurity Basics for Businesses From WestGate Academy

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This webinar will provide an overview of cybersecurity best practices/precautions/safety measures to minimize risks within your business. About this Event Overview: Cybersecurity basics for businesses (overview of cybersecurity risks & threats, best practices/precautions/safety measures to minimize risks, role of providers & higher ed in protecting data and networks, privacy issues, resources for businesses. Audience: Businesses […]

Pitch Velocities January

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Pitch Velocities is a monthly, informal pitch competition startups participate in to practice, receive feedback and have fun ~Pitch Velocities is not used to solicit an investment from the judges, participants or audience. It is simply for startups who want to practice in front of others and hear constructive criticism on their product or pitch.~ […]

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Exploring the SBIR/STTR Program

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The SBIR/STTR programs provide competitive access to R&D funds to stimulate technological innovation by small businesses in the US. About this Event Exploring the SBIR/STTR Program for Early Stage Financing Known as "America's Seed Fund," the SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) and STTR (Small Business Technology Transfer) programs provide competitive access to R&D funds to […]

Girls who Code: Disrupting tech’s growing gender gap

The global pandemic and remote learning have exacerbated the gender inequalities that Girls Who Code is dedicated to fighting. In 2020, women left the workforce at 4x the rate of men and the tech industry saw an exodus of women in senior leadership. Hear how Reshma Saujani and Girls Who Code are improving access to […]