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The ETC blog provides an outlet for members of our community of tech-savvy, innovative, entrepreneurs to share thoughts, explore ideas, get creative, and collaborate. What are you buzzing about?

ETC Member Perks: The Eastern Foundry and World Trade Center Institute
May 15, 2017

ETC Member Perks: The Eastern Foundry and World Trade Center Institute

Wondering whether an ETC membership is right for you? Here’s one of the many perks: if you’re in the vicinity of one of our partners, you can use their space, and their resources!   Eastern Foundry If you’re in need of a coworking space in Virginia, the Eastern Foundry might just be the place for…

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Solving Baltimore’s Most Pressing Problems: Social Lab @ Light City
Apr 10, 2017

Solving Baltimore’s Most Pressing Problems: Social Lab @ Light City

On April 6, the ETC had the opportunity to attend the Social Lab @ Light City. We heard local social entrepreneurs, activists, thinkers, and writers talk about ways we can build a better society in our city. Let’s start with the basics: Darius Graham of Social Innovation Lab explained that a social entrepreneur is “someone…

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Take Shelter! The Next Generation of Event Camping is Here
Apr 3, 2017

Take Shelter! The Next Generation of Event Camping is Here

Luxury vacationing has undergone some serious makeovers in the past decade. We’ve gone from a hotel-and-resort kinda holidays to Airbnb-and-homestay adventures (“they’re more authentic,” etc.). So, some of you might be wondering, “what’s next?” Tenting.   *Cue the record scratch freeze*   Wait, what?   Yep. You heard right. Tents are awesome. Hear us out.…

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Pass Around the Productivity: Applications That Maximize Your Time
Mar 28, 2017

Pass Around the Productivity: Applications That Maximize Your Time

Through experience, I came to realize that one of the universal struggles of startup life is that there’s never enough time. A healthy work-life balance is difficult to achieve, and even if you practice a zero-inbox religiously, empty to-do lists are so rare they might be an urban legend. To help you achieve your efficiency-zen,…

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5 Takeaways from Entrepreneurship Day
Mar 23, 2017

5 Takeaways from Entrepreneurship Day

On Wednesday, March 22, ETC held our second Entrepreneurship Day at the Haven Campus. This intimate event gave attendees the opportunity to get to know each speaker and their founder stories. Speakers included Lida Zlatic of ClassTracks, Phil DiMuro and Dave Phelan of Loople Mobile, and Shelly Blake-Plock of Yet Analytics. Presenting on a range…

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