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That Startup Weekend Magic Say you work at an established company (read: not a startup). You hear friends and colleagues rave about Startup Weekend and you don’t get it. There must be something you’re missing, some reason to mark off precious weekend real estate for something that sounds like work. What’s the deal? We can...
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Tech takes all types, yet it has a well-documented diversity problem. Though successful tactics are starting to emerge, systemic solutions are still very complicated. When it comes to reversing the trend, most organizations don’t know where to start. More HR teams are stepping up to the challenge, but there is still a talent pool to fill,...
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How to turn the company that you have into the company that you want. I’m blessed to be a part of an amazing community of entrepreneurs, innovators, and visionaries located in Northern California. We’re close enough to Silicon Valley to stay on the cutting edge of technology and far enough away to see the bigger picture...
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Entrepreneurship is a constant uphill battle rigged with traps, snares, and obstacles of all sizes. It’s a battle that rages tirelessly in the six inches between your ears. Most people never realize that the biggest obstacle in entrepreneurship is themselves, that it’s their own self-doubt that keeps them up late in the night or talks...
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 Every since starting Mindbox and engaging in startupland, co-working has been synonymous with the proverbial “office”. This isn’t new. It’s a thing….kind of old school by now, but in some communities around the country it’s a fresh concept wrought with skepticism. To some co-working sounds like a great excuse to socialize and ignore the task...
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Just a couple months ago our founder, Joshua Johnson, packed his family into a truck and all of his belongings into a trailer to head to Northern California in hopes of broadening the reach of Mindbox Studios and investing in the entrepreneurial ecosystem of Shasta County and the City of Redding. In previous trips to...
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Do you have an idea for the next big startup? Maybe you’re a college techy wanting to escape the Raman noodles. Or maybe you just want a relaxing evening with your Cincinnati tech friends.  No matter who you are, join us this Friday, October 9th at the UpTech Community Grill Out. Mindbox Studios is sponsoring...
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Collaborative workspaces in the form of incubators, accelerators, and co-ops (to name a few) have found a niche among this country’s more startup-friendly cities.  The logistics make sense: office space is expensive for a small team, and subletting is nothing new, but I just can’t get enough of the resourceful community approach being practiced in many of these workspaces.  Many...
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