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Startups Making the Earth A Better Place

In honor of Earth Day, these startups are making the world a healthier place to live in for future generations

Submitted on Apr 22, 2014 • by Jibran Malek, MassChallenge Social Media Coordinator
In honor of Earth Day, take some time to acquaint yourselves with these awesome startups working to protect, preserve, and defend our planet against environmental threats. These ventures, ranging from resource management to nuclear prevention, work to keep our planet the bluest place in the...

Where do the 1600+ startups come from?

1600+ startups applied to this year's MassChallenge accelerator program. Here's a look into where they come from!

Submitted on Apr 10, 2014 • by Jibran Malek
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Startup applications are in! With the over 1600+ startups that have applied to MassChallenge, this Summer looks like it's going to be the best accelerator yet!
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Finding Success at MassChallenge

How 2013 Winner 99Degrees Custom Transformed their Startup with MassChallenge

Submitted on Mar 31, 2014 • by Brenna Nan Schneider
The following is a guest post from Brenna Nan Schneider ,  founder of   MassChallenge 2013 alumni and Diamon Winner winner, 99Degrees Custom. You can follow them on Facebook , Twitter , and their website . 

RallyPoint: Hiring A+ talent is the only way to go

Hiring wisdom from a MassChallenge Winner

Submitted on Mar 19, 2014 • by Aaron Kletzing
The following is a guest post from RallyPoint  co-founder Aaron Kletzing. You can follow RallyPoint on Facebook , Twitter , and on their website .  

Wedubox and MassChallenge

Innovating from Colombia to Boston

Submitted on Mar 17, 2014 • by Jibran Malek
The following is a guest post from WeduboX founder, Horacio Reyes. You can folow WeduboX on Twitter , Facebook , and their website . 

Apply to MassChallenge! - Info Sessions

Get the answers to all your application questions

Submitted on Mar 12, 2014 • by Jibran Malek
We're seeing a lot of great startups apply to MassChallenge as we approach our April 2nd Deadline! To make sure that we are able to answer as many questions as possible, we're going to be running a few info sessions for entrepreneurs intererested in applying to our startup...

Practice Makes Pitch Perfect

Lessons and Exercises from Fred Destin’s Pitch Workshop

Submitted on Dec 30, 2013 • by Andrew DesRochers, MassChallenge Social Media & Marketing
“Train, train, train!” Fred Destin told the MassChallenge finalist class at our Boot Camp in June. To be successful, practicing the pitch is of absolute importance. Destin is a partner at Atlas Ventures focusing on technology, web services, and consumer facing innovation. During his...
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Startup Gifts You can Buy Now! Part 2

Submitted on Dec 18, 2013 • by Jibran Malek, MassChallenge Social Media Coordinator
In Part 1 of our Holiday gift series, we wrote about some "alternative" startup gifts that you could buy for your loved ones this season. However, there were too many for just one post! Here are some more gift ideas to make this Holiday a great one:

Let it Snow - Startup Gifts You Can Buy Now! Part 1

Submitted on Dec 16, 2013 • by Jibran Malek, MassChallenge Social Media Coordinator
We're only a week and a few days until Christmas and time is running out to purchase gifts for your loved ones! Here are some gifts from MassChallenge Startups that you can buy now:
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Let Entrepreneurs Play – The Importance of Offering a Sandbox to Startups

Submitted on Dec 09, 2013 • by Jibran Malek, MassChallenge Social Media Coordinator
With the global economy in its current state, it has now become more important than ever to help inspired value-creators acquire the tools needed in order to realize their ideas, effect change in the world, and create impact – now. The best way for entrepreneurs to create change is to...

The Innovative Partnership between MA and Israel

Submitted on Dec 06, 2013 • by Jibran Malek, MassChallenge Social Media Coordinator
Yesterday (12/5), we had the distinct pleasure of hosting Governor Deval Patrick, Robert Kraft, EMC, and the Strauss Group at our HQ in order to celebrate the innovative partnership between Massachusetts and Israel as well as to present the findings of the New England Israeli Business...
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What is Bitcoin and How Will They Affect Entrepreneurs?

Submitted on Dec 02, 2013 • by Joe Donenfeld, MassChallenge Social Media & Marketing
Bitcoin is a new and promising form of currency. It offers a way for entrepreneurs to receive funding as well as connect with investors and collaborate globally.

Accelerator Flashback: Attracting Investors Panel with Duane Morris

Submitted on Nov 22, 2013 • by Jibran Malek, MassChallenge Social Media Coordinator
Over the course of our 2013 Accelerator, Finalists had the opportunity to attend engaging panels featuring expert panelists from all over Boston's innovation ecosystem. Thanks to Duane Morris, LLP, we brought together a great group of Angel Investors and VC's to talk about courting the...
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Take-aways from the Top 26

Submitted on Nov 06, 2013 • by Joe Donenfeld, MassChallenge Social Media & Marketing
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We asked our top 26 teams that pitched at the Awards Ceremony what some of their big takeaways were from our Accelerator. Check out the graphic below for some interesting and fun insights into the worlds of these high-impact startups! 

We Are In The Impact Era - MassChallenge Awards Ceremony 2013

Submitted on Oct 25, 2013 • by Jessica Cann, MassChallenge Social Media & Marketing
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It’s a new era! One where 3D printing and public space travel is slipped casually into conversations without flinching. It is now more difficult than ever to achieve the wide eyes, mouths gaping effect when touching upon what can be done in the present and near future. We may say that...
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