The third installment of the Bull City Startup Stampede concluded last night with pitches from the seven participating companies. Over 120 people from throughout the Triangle’s startup ecosystem, including early-stage investors, heard the companies’ final pitches, their progress made during the 60-day initiative, and their next steps at downtown Durham’s … read more
Did you know that 65% of Durham County adults are obese or overweight? When employees have poor diets and are physically inactive, their health suffers. Four of the 10 leading causes of death in North Carolina are related to obesity: heart disease, type 2 diabetes, stroke and some kinds of … read more
MBA students at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business want to help Triangle-area small businesses and not-for-profit organizations that are in need of consulting help but are unable to pay the typical fees of consulting agencies.
Check out this video commemorating the 40th Anniversary of Leadership Durham! Thanks to all that participated and to Simple Syrup for producing the video.
This morning’s Chamber U demonstrated ways that small businesses could utilize LinkedIn to connect with professionals and grow their business base. Check out the tips, tricks and tools below that attendees learned about this morning.
- Change your URL in your profile from the random letters/numbers to your name
I recently ran across an article that shares an interesting perspective on how immigration, as it stands currently, can impact the cost of nutritious food in our country. Having served on the board for Seeds (a non-profit that teaches children respect for the earth, themselves, and each other) for three … read more
It’s always pleasing to see our Bull City Startup Stampede companies hit major milestones. And I have the fortunate position of getting to brag on them when they do! So this month, I am spotlighting a Startup Stampede 2.0 company, Zeek (www.getzeek.com), which is based in the American … read more