Win A Free Flight to Twin Cities Startup Week

Showcasing the best from the Startup Capital of the North, October 9 – 15 What is Twin Cities Startup Week? Minneapolis-St. Paul is the startup, tech and innovation capital of the north, bursting with growing tech companies developing leading edge solutions that solve real-world problems. In every corner of our metro there is a hacker, […]

Inspiring future tech leaders

‘Skate to where the puck is going, not where it is.’ This well known phrase locally also applies to our economy through the future of our workforce. How might we help students foresee the jobs being created by one of the world’s most diverse and highly technical business communities here in Minneapolis-Saint Paul. In 2015, […]

Carlson School of Management discovers MSP tech

For those of you who are passionate about tech and seek a career in the high-tech industry, I highly recommend you view Minneapolis-Saint Paul with a keener eye. The full-time MBA classes of 2017 and 2018 at the Carlson School of Management (CSOM) closed their Spring semester with an engaging local tech trek. We visited five […]

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 be considered a technology company. As a result, the demand for skilled technology talent nationwide has intensified. In the Minneapolis-Saint Paul region, our robust workforce has long been our greatest asset. Success, however, has brought […]

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 in Minneapolis. This year the event is on January 14th and 15th. We set a goal for ourselves in October as we started planning: reach more women by doubling the number of participants from 50 […]

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 content. Think of the State fair . . . but for Startups. This year, there were over 90 events held across the Twin Cities. All of the events were hosted by members in the community. […]

DocuMNtary

Minnesota is much more than flyover country. It has a rich history, an incredible quality of life, Fortune 500 companies, startups, and more. The people of Minnesota are kind, intuitive, and help create some of the world’s most interesting products, services, and companies. Yet, little is known about Minnesota. Especially a tech community that flies […]

Twin Cities Startup Week – Seeing Minneapolis-St. Paul through New Eyes

“I can’t believe all of this is happening in Minneapolis. When people found out I was apart of the Fly-In program and asked me what I thought so far, I often said, ‘I’m speechless. I had no idea the startup scene was like this.’   – Alicia (Read the Medium post about her Fly-In experience.) A couple weeks […]