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#MakeItMSP Blog

Welcome! In this space we want to create a destination for MSPers, whether you’re a newcomer, life-long resident or interested in making a move here, we’re hoping to show you all of the great things happening in this place and how we Make It. in MSP. We’ll dive into tools, events and happenings in the region and tell you about them here.

Intern to Intern: Imani Parker
Imani Parker is a Business Management Associate at General Mills originally from Indianapolis, IN. She lives in the Uptown neighborhood in Minneapolis. What
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Seeking Technology Talent: Working Collaboratively Towards a Shared Goal
Technological advances have fundamentally changed our economy. From the world’s largest retailers to the corner coffee shop, every business can
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Stories of Our Newest Neighbors
There’s been no shortage of Make It. MSP. events of late, but something special was in the air as dozens
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Revealing Insights: Professionals of Color in MSP
1000 voices Can you be your authentic self at work? How do you respond (or not respond) to experiences with
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Discover all the latest news from Make It. MSP.
With dozens of organizations and hundreds of people working in partnership through Make It. MSP., it can be hard to
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Intern to Intern: Kelby Sapien
Kelby Sapien is a software engineer at Target originally from Long Beach, CA. He lives in the West Bank/Seven Corners neighborhood
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Welcome home to Innovative MN
As a public programs specialist with the Minnesota Historical Society, I’m delighted that the MSP HELLO Welcome Hat series, a
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Five Lessons from a First-Time Collaborative Event
Sixteen weeks stood between an informal coffee shop meetup and a collaborative event for professionals of color in the MSP
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Hack the Gap Shows There Are Women in Tech
Next weekend, we will be hosting our third Hack the Gap all-women hackathon! This hackathon comes around once a year
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The numbers are in… A look at this year’s Twin Cities Startup Week
In late September, Minnesota played host to the third annual Twin Cities Startup Week. Startup Week is smorgasbord of startup
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