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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?

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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Inspectivize: A Homeowner’s Hero?
Mar 10, 2017

Inspectivize: A Homeowner’s Hero?

Being a homeowner is many things: it’s a lifelong dream, a proud achievement, perhaps an investment for the future. But let’s be real, it can also be a huge pain in the (ahem) posterior end. There’s the paperwork, the footwork, and the constant, endless hurdles that have to be overcome before you finally get to…

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ETC Goes to SXSW
Mar 6, 2017

ETC Goes to SXSW

In less than a week, ETC will be at SXSW in Austin, TX! This year, according to the SXSW website, the conference has been streamlined into one unified event with 24 tracks of programming. They’re also offering more opportunities for networking, learning, and discovery. Badge holders will continue to receive primary entry to programs that…

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Startup Stories: What’s Deb Saying About the Startup Ecosystem in 2017?
Feb 16, 2017

Startup Stories: What’s Deb Saying About the Startup Ecosystem in 2017?

What is an accelerator? Last Wednesday, the EcoSystem Forum drew speakers from Flat6Labs, ETC, and J.E. Austin Associates to address this very question. The event received support  from USAID’s Asia and Middle East Economic Best Practices Program and brought together key private sector leaders, policy makers, and development experts involved with entrepreneurial ecosystems across various emerging…

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Lessons Learned From My Time at ETC
Dec 12, 2016

Lessons Learned From My Time at ETC

When I came to ETC in June, I didn’t even know what a startup was. The only time I have to step in the Sellinger Business School at Loyola is to cross through to my Screenwriting class, so I was lost when I stepped into the world of entrepreneurship. I had no idea what an…

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