Perfecting Your Startup Pitch
If you can’t explain your startup to a 10-year-old in 30 seconds, you’re not ready to explain it to the world. When talking about their startups, a lot of founders get tangled up in their technologies, unique selling points, value propositions, etc. But most people who hear their pitches don’t want to sit through Ph.D.-level explanations.
Newark Community Members Observe Increased Interest in Tech Entrepreneurship and a Changing Narrative for Newark
I have been involved with the technology community in Newark for over a decade. I am most excited by the growing interest in technology entrepreneurship by the students and faculty at the city's higher education institutions. This desire to explore technology startups is not limited to business students but extends to all disciplines.
From the Team at =SPACE, Providing Space and Opportunity to Enable the Next Wave of Tech Innovators
The year 2016 was a time for a huge steps forward for our sharespace and incubator =SPACE! We moved ourselves into 2 Gateway the home of our investor Kevin Collins. We established a partnership with Gateway Project and Project for Empty Space, a not-for-profit organization that creates socially engaging, multidisciplinary art exhibitions and programming that encourage social dialogue, education, and systemic change for cultural tolerance. This enabled us to provide another layer of creative thinking for our community.
The check's in the mail, Rutgers tells vendors after tech glitches
NEW BRUNSWICK -- Rutgers University officials say they have made "significant progress" in paying a backlog of 12,650 unpaid bills as the school continues to try to resolve serious glitches in its new financial accounting computer system. The new system, called Cornerstone, was supposed to be the last major step in Rutgers' massive merger with the…
From GNEC’s Point of View: Supporting the Underserved Newark Tech Ecosystem with Entrepreneurial Education and Strategic Debt Financing
“Success for GNEC in supporting the local tech ecosystem in Newark is not just the success of the businesses being developed, but the financial growth and well-being of the local residents that live in the Newark community.” Steven Gomez of the Greater Newark Enterprises Corp. tells NJTechWeekly.