Sidewalk District is an Atlanta startup that is making it easier to find local retailers and boutiques in your city. Currently showcasing 26 districts across Atlanta, Sidewalk District was founded by Janelle Jolley in 2011 in response to her own struggles finding the right shops and boutiques as she moved to Atlanta.
The second annual Platform.Org conference was this past weekend. The first Summit was held at the MIT Media Lab, but this year's Summit brought their message of an inclusive innovation economy to Morehouse College.
STEM careers have some of the highest growth rates in the country, but our education system isn't adjusting to the times. The Advantage Learning Cooperative & Kids 4 Coding is an Atlanta startup dedicated to fixing that gap through introducing and revitalizing STEM education for kids from grades 2 through 12.
Atlanta is consistently listed among the top cities across the United States for entrepreneurs and innovation. As a city, we're more well known for our B2B, healthcare, security, and even entertainment startups and entrepreneurs. Looking into Atlanta's innovation ecosystem, it's clear that there's so much more than what you see at first glance.
Atlanta celebrated its innovation community the first weekend of October with Maker Faire Atlanta. The first Maker Faire Atlanta was in a Georgia Tech parking lot, but it has grown to be largest Maker Faire in the Southeast.
There are over 1 billion small farmers across the globe. The Kula Project is an Atlanta startup currently working with 20 Rwandan farmers to create sustainable farms and communities.
TechieChic is a startup determined to revolutionize the technology field. TechieChic (pronounced "Techie Chick") was founded by Erica Baity to address the gender disparity she has witnessed throughout her career in technology.
Exchange is the cornerstone of human development. Mentorship has played a vital role in the development of human potential across the world and throughout history. It is through working together and teaching others that early humans were able to create game-changing innovations
A startup's biggest strength is its team. Check out these 30 inspirational and motivational quotes that can help bring your team out of a rut.
One of the most difficult parts of building your startup's team can be finding your advisory board. You probably have a selection of mentors who served as sounding boards for early incarnations of your idea and have helped you along your way. Having a strong advisory board can mean the difference between success and failure for your startup.