1. What Keeps a City's Startup Scene Hot? Cambridge Shares Its Secrets.

    What Keeps a City's Startup Scene Hot? Cambridge Shares Its Secrets.

    Tech firms don’t just fall from the sky; the nation’s leading hubs foster a favorable business climate for innovation. But, as those in Cambridge, Mass., will tell you, the rest is up to the locals.

    Read Full Article
  1. Categories

    1. Marketing & Sales:

      Customer Experience, Email Marketing, Marketing, Sales
    2. Finance & Accounting:

      Accounting, Crowdfunding, Finance, Venture Capital
    3. Human Resources & Personnel:

      Health Insurance, Hiring, Personnel & HR
    4. Technology:

      Apps, Mobile, Technology
    5. Social Media:

      Facebook, Foursquare, Google+, Instagram, LindedIn, Pinterest, Snapchat, Twitter, Yelp
    6. Entrepreneurs:

      Entrepreneur, Family Business, Small Business Ownership, Small Business Saturday, Start-ups
    7. Politics:

      Election, Executive, Judicial, Legislative
    8. Self Help:

      Happiness, Self Improvement

    1. Tech firms don't just fall from the sky. The leading tech metros cultivated these assets through indigenous innovation and strategic recruitment.
    2. We believe that by bringing together a broad array of market players into one place, magic can happen.
    3. The best entrepreneurs don't really care a whole lot about the cost.
    4. The return to the city is driven by younger entrepreneurs.
    5. Angel investors have a responsibility to invest in the next generation of entrepreneurs, now we're going to make it financially worth their while.
    6. As some companies are getting bigger and purchased, these entrepreneurs who have had successful exits will too become angel investors.
    7. These two fields are filling critical roles for expanding tech companies.
    8. They know they could reach us year-round if they need access to office space, or even just mentorship.
    9. She volunteers her time to run mentoring groups, facilitate panel discussions, and offers support to early level WEST members.
    10. We realized there weren't any students in the audience.
    11. If we can help students make more relationships in this city, then we would love to have them stay here.
  3. Topics Mentioned

  4. Authors