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Chandra Miller Fienen

StartingBlock Madison in Madison

StartingBlock Madison - A New Place for Startups and Thinkers to Collide and Cooperate

PRESENTED ON FEB 18, 2016
IN MADISON, WI @ VOL 16

Speaker Chandra Miller Fienen gives an overview of the StartingBlock Madison project. Opening in 2017, StartingBlock will provide a new place for area entrepreneurs and community to learn, build, hack, and grow successful businesses and next-generation thinkers.

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20 Tips How to Large a Start-up

BY VALERIY GRABKO
@ VOL 9 ON OCT 24, 2013

Valeriy GrabkoPromo-Republic CEO & Founder, presented a brilliant speech on PKN Dnipropetrovsk IT::Start-up Vol. 9 on the topic “20 Tips How to Large a Start-up”.

Based on his own experience he is giving advices connected with "10,000-hour" rule, stop watching TV and Richard Branson.

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Build It Up

BY NICOLĂ’ RABACCHI
@ VOL 7 ON NOV 21, 2013

Nicolò Rabacchi speaks on Build It Up: a non-profit association that aims to promote the entrepreneurial spirit among new generations. The main activity of the organization is to support potential entrepreneurs towards the strategic challenging of their ideas, testing their analysis and introducing them to investors. Thanks to the contacts and the expertise of the association, a team of associates help the entrepeneur draft a strategic business plan to be presented in front of prospective investors.

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The Startup Bus

BY NATE COOPER
@ VOL 1 ON AUG 14, 2014

Nate Cooper takes us for a ride on the Start Up Bus! 

Apps, programs and comics, oh my!

Going into depth about the features of how the competition helps people connect and work on creating their own businesses. 

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Start Up the Party

BY KEIGO FUKUGAKI
@ POWERED BY PECHAKUCHA: STARTUP THE PARTY SF X TOKYO ON SEP 18, 2014

Alisaun and Keigo Fukugaki, along with Nina Mehta travel to Tokyo, from San Francisco to bring together the minds of young minds and entrepreneurs to create new ideas for the future of Japan. Starting off in the Bay Area city, the trio expanded and grown over time, creating some amazing memories and new invative ideas with new people. Traveling abroad is their goal to see what is out in the world, and how they can help make it a better place. 

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1 Million Cups Madison

BY MEGAN OREAR
@ VOL 12 ON FEB 19, 2015

1 Million Cups is a free, weekly opportunity for local entrepreneurs and startups to engage. Its name is based on the idea that it takes one million cups of coffee to launch a startup.

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Startups and life itself

BY KIMBERLY LARSEN
@ VOL 2 ON FEB 20, 2015

How building a startup is a lot like tackling life itself. Kimberly Larsen talks about the struggle and pleasure of starting a company. She also explores her childhood as a troubled teen.

Kimberly Larsen

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Next Generation Work, Next Generation Workers

BY TYLER WAYE
@ VOL 25 ON JUN 09, 2016

"80 percent of people under of the age of 30 want to change career paths but feel like they can't already. I started to wonder, what is going on with work? Why is it so confusing? Why is it this tormenting thing that's tying us in knots?"

In "Next Generation Work, Next Generation Workers" from PechaKucha Night Edmonton Vol. 25 Tyler Waye asks the fundamental question: how do you find success in the confusing and somewhat frustrating world of work? 

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Stop Researching and Start Failing

BY SPENCER SMITH
@ VOL 23 ON AUG 23, 2017

The internet is great, isn't it? You (and everyon else) can learn anything you want at any time for free. There's a dark side to this ever-growing and ubiquitously available resource, though. In this presentation, Spencer Smith will share his experiences in learning five disparate topics, and how the internet might have actually prevented him in executing on the successes tied to each of the five.

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FIRST Robotics Competition: Building the Next Generation of Thinkers, Tinkers, and Leaders One Robot at a Time

BY MADELINE DALE
@ VOL 10 ON SEP 16, 2017

Madeline Dale, a Lakeshore High School junior, shares how the FIRST Robotics community is helping to build future technology leaders by using her own team and personal experience as an example. Madeline is entering her third year of participation on Team Lance-A-Bot, FRC Team 4237. FIRST Robotics is taking the world by storm with programs for students in Kindergarten through Grade 12. Find out what students are up to in southwest Michigan and beyond.