Archive for the ‘Startup’ Category

WERX Foundation, College System Team Up on Project

Posted by David Montgomery

With a boost from the federal government, the WERX Foundation of McKinney is teaming up with the community college system in Collin County to launch a joint project aimed at fostering innovation and helping aspiring startups in North Texas.…

DFW Leads List of Top Cities for Micro-Businesses

Posted by Lance Murray

Another ranking has placed Dallas at the top, this time for micro-businesses collecting the highest average in invoices in 2016.

According to a report in the Dallas Business Journal, Invoice2go released its second annual ranking of the top 25 …

Device Designed to Curb Pitching Injuries Takes Top Prize at Contest

Posted by Heather Noel

ENTREPRENEURS’ ORGANIZATION DALLAS SHOWCASES STUDENT STARTUPS


Senthil Natarajan knows the effect overuse and repetitive motions can have on the body.

At 14, an arm injury he sustained while pitching kept him from returning to the mound.

“Baseball pitching is an …

Mark Cuban Offers His Tips on Being a Leader

Posted by Lance Murray
leadership

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban

Billionaire Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is well known for offering his opinions and tips about life, business and the startup world.

In a recent interview with Men’s Fitness, the Shark Tank star offered …

3 Students Earn $15K Scholarships for Entrepreneurial Endeavors

Posted by Jimmie Markham

Being born into an entrepreneurially minded family is not a prerequisite for startup success, but it’s given an inside perspective to Naveen Jindal School of Management graduate students Kiran Devaprasad, Brian Harris and Kamiar Kordi.

All three come from families …

Uptown WeWork Coworking Space Opens in January

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Coworking spaces are gaining momentum in North Texas with more than 35 places now available in the region.

While many are locally owned, the new WeWork location in Uptown Dallas is part of a corporate chain, The Dallas Morning News

Creative Minds Solutions Invents New Hydroelectric Turbine

Posted by David Montgomery

While living in Honolulu, Richard Navarro liked to stroll along the beach near Waikiki, enjoying the oceanside view in one of the world’s most famous tourist destinations. But those daily walks were more than just a leisure-time activity.

For …

Not in Your Ideal Job? DreamMob Invokes Power of Community to Get You There

Posted by Heather Noel

As a career coach, Laurel Donnellan has been on a mission to guide people from “just a job” to their ideal positions. 

She’s developed a 12-step process over the past 16 years to help people make the transition, but with …

Uber Data Reveals Top Restaurants For Ride Share Users

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

When someone wants to impress a date, they go for the uberBLACK or uberSELECT rides to Nick and Sam’s in Dallas.

That’s the top date-night spot for Uber’s premium rideshare product, The Dallas Business Journal reported. Uber recently released six

On Tap: Pinball School, #BigDGives, Entrepreneurs’ Organization, & an Evening with Macedonian Ambassador

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Editor’s Picks of events for Nov. 24 – Dec. 1.

Thursday, Nov. 24

PRAIRIE LIGHTS  6 to 9 p.m. at Lynn Creek Park, 5610 Lake Ridge Parkway, in Grand Prairie. Drive through a 2-mile path featuring 4 million lights.