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    Mind If I Borrow Your 3D Printer? How 3D Hubs Is Creating A Community Around Printing

    The additive manufacturing industry has become an incredible resource to startups and entrepreneurs. The technology has not only helped break down the barriers to entry for product developers, but has also lent itself to an evolved marketplace where entrepreneurs can cater to personalized services and products, at a just-in-time pace, with very little startup capital necessary to launch. This has tailored an economic trend for the emergence of high frequency startup activity, mostly in the world of 3D printing.

    Brad Chapman on Thursday, April 24, 2014
    Top of Mind: Ice House Program Provides Teen with Entrepreneurial Mindset

    This week on Top of Mind, we talk to 17-year-old Jairo Fernandez who recently graduated from the Ice House Entrepreneurship Program. Fernandez discusses how an entrepreneurial mindset helped him win a business plan competition and approach his future goals from a new perspective.

    Prentiss Earl on Wednesday, April 16, 2014
    Top of Mind: Kauffman Labs coding classes provide free education to feed startup need

    This week on Top of Mind, we talk to Michelle Brush, a coding instructor for Kauffman Labs. We discuss the growing need among all people for basic knowledge of coding language, even if it's just to communicate with your developer or online web manager. We also look at the best classes to get your feet wet within code, and how to progress from one language to the next.

    Jennifer Kearns on Friday, March 21, 2014
    Founders School Live Enhances Learning Through Real-Time Events

    Even with the most intuitive educational material, sometimes the most important thing a student needs is the ability to ask questions. For entrepreneurs, who are often lifelong learners, this is essential to the application of the material to their business. While online learning can facilitate opportunities to learn lessons anytime, anywhere that might not otherwise be available, the opportunity to engage directly with experts creates important connections and discussions.

    Amanda Schnieders on Wednesday, November 20, 2013
    Forbes Six Lessons For Building Startup Communities From 1 Million Cups Founders

    Cities across the country are eager to build or strengthen their startup communities. They recognize that entrepreneurs thrive when they live in a supportive environment. And when entrepreneurs thrive, so do their local economies. It's a win-win.

    Nate Olson on Tuesday, November 05, 2013
    1MC: Building the Most Dynamic, Diverse Startup Community

    Last week marked an important milestone in the development of the 1 Million Cups program. For the last year, each city's weekly 1 Million Cups event has been run by our community organizers, a team of volunteer entrepreneurs. That's right people,VOLUNTEERS!

    Nate Olson on Wednesday, October 23, 2013

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