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Guest Blog: Building a Creative Culture

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Posted by: 1871 on 9/16/20 1:09 PM

Guest Author: Brendan Neuman

Creative enterprises start with ideas, and those ideas – initially – are brought into the world through founders and entrepreneurs. Unfortunately, one person’s ideas don’t make for growing, sustainable, and agile businesses. Instead, creativity, and the value it brings to organizations, is a team effort. While every individual holds creative potential, that potential depends on an environment and culture built for creative risk taking.

Intellectual Property: A Top Priority During Uncertain Times

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Posted by: 1871 on 9/14/20 10:10 AM

Guest Author: Lewis Lee, CEO, Aon’s IP Solutions

Guest Blog: Blockchain for Startups – Two Paths to Adoption

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Posted by: 1871 on 9/9/20 10:47 AM

Guest Author: Gehrig Kunz

Blockchain is a paradox. The technology made famous by bitcoin has simultaneously boundless disruptive potential and boisterous skeptics. Like most things, the truth is likely somewhere in the middle. As a startup founder, the question that really matters to you is often left unanswered what can you really do with blockchain today?

Israel Idonije to Receive Chicagoness Award at The 13th Annual Momentum Awards

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Posted by: Nisha Katti on 9/2/20 8:13 AM

Israel Idonije, founder of FBRK Impact House, to be awarded the Chicagoness Award at Momentum 2020 for exemplifying the values of the Chicago entrepreneurial community.

Aon Named Corporate Champion at The 13th Annual Momentum Awards

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Posted by: Nisha Katti on 8/24/20 9:48 AM

1871 and The Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center to recognize Aon’s contributions to the technology community.

Thank You to Our 100+ Judges

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Posted by: 1871 on 8/19/20 2:33 PM

 

Guest Blog: In Times of Uncertainty, Lean on your Community

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Posted by: 1871 on 8/19/20 9:40 AM

By: Terri Brax, CEO, Women Tech Founders

2020 Momentum Awards Finalists Revealed

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Posted by: 1871 on 8/18/20 8:49 AM

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Over 2OO Nominees Considered For 13th Annual Momentum Awards

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Posted by: Abbey Kwiat on 8/14/20 3:57 PM

1871 and The Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center (CEC) will be hosting The 13th Annual Momentum Awards on October 1st, 2020! 

Guest Blog: 8 Entrepreneurial Must-Reads NOT About Business

Guest Author: Scott Fenstermaker

Good founders constantly seek to improve their technical and business skills. But they also work 15-hour days, after which it is tedious to try and force oneself to consume even more tactical business content. I know that I find it nearly impossible to keep reading about business techniques during my precious few hours of downtime. I crave respite. 

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