Venture Fair in Athens Gives Greek Entrepreneurs Newfound Hope

August 21, 2015

The Hellenic Initiative, an international movement hoping to increase Greek entrepreneurship, recently hosted Greece's first-ever venture fair.

Meet the Judges for this Year's Silicon Prairie Awards

August 28, 2015

This year's Silicon Prairie Awards will have eleven judges that have now been announced.

Iowa colleges fostering entrepreneurs

August 31, 2015

Colleges and universities across Iowa are promoting entrepreneurship as a viable career option.

Putting the Community in Coffee

September 22, 2015

Tara Cronbaugh, University of Iowa alumni and owner of The Java House and Heirloom Salad Company, discusses the process of creating her businesses.

Nobel Prize winning economist to speak at University of Iowa

September 17, 2015

Alvin Roth, winner of the 2012 Nobel Prize in Economics, is going to be speaking at the University of Iowa Pappajohn Business Building. Curently an economics professor at Stanford University, Roth focuses on matching markets.

ICAD, UI plan for ‘MERGE’ in Downtown IC

September 16, 2015

The University of Iowa and the Iowa City Area Development (ICAD) Group, are hoping to partner up and open MERGE, a co-working space that would be located in downtown Iowa City. The project is waiting for approval by the city.

Why delegating authority increases your company’s value

August 26, 2015

Delegation is a key skill necessary to be a successful business owner. It can be difficult, but the rewards are worth it.

Corvida Medical Nears Finish Line

August 25, 2015

Corvida Medical, a company based in Coralville, is finally cleared for putting their product, the Halo, on the market. The purpose of the Halo is to protect people from toxic drugs during cancer therapy.

Biz Buzz: London Insurance Accelerator to Visit Des Moines

August 12, 2015

This fall, Startupbootcamp is coming to Des Moines. Startupbootcamp is a startup accelerator group that is based in Europe and focuses on insurance startups.

Looking for a career? ‘Big data’ analysts in high demand

August 6, 2015

Recently, multiple universities in Iowa have announced their plans to start or expand academic programs for data analytics. The increase in consumer data has created a greater demand for workers in that field.