Hackathons

Schools Weren't Built for Tomorrow's Leaders

Venture off campus to cultivate your entrepreneurial mindset in ways the curricula simply can't.

Ishan Goel

· 10 min read

Oklahoma Business Owners to Benefit From Problem-Solving Hackathon

Get ready for 'HackON: A Small Business Accelerator,' aimed to strengthen area's entrepreneurial ecosystem.

How Extreme Recruiting Is Winning Over Millennial Tech Talent

Businesses pursuing the best and brightest will have to ditch the old-school hiring playbook. Today's tech stars are all about experiential learning -- and they expect companies to keep up.

Steffen Maier

· 7 min read

Entrepreneurs Tackle Pressing Problems at Startup Weekend Cape Town

The problems of daily life in impoverished South African townships inspire remarkable entrepreneurial ingenuity.

Andre Bourque

· 7 min read

Don't Just Build a Business -- Build a Business With Soul

You need more than brains to create and sustain a business that has a lasting impact.

Amy Cosper

· 3 min read

NASA and IBM Are Hosting an Epic Global Hackathon This Weekend

Big thinkers in more than 130 locations across the globe will work to develop solutions to problems that involve robots, humanity and Mars.

Catherine Clifford

· 2 min read

Google to Hand Out 'Infinity Million' Dollars to Hackers Who Break Into Google Chrome

The search giant retires its annual hackathon, replaces it with an around-the-clock program that allows hackers to submit (and get paid for) finding bugs anytime, from anywhere.

Laura Entis

· 2 min read

How Hacking Is Helping Businesses Beyond the Tech Sector

A variety of businesses, from retail to service industries, are organizing internal events using the creative talents of their own employees to solve, or hack, problems.

John Patrick Pullen

· 12 min read

PayPal's Job Recruiting Secret: Hackathons

'Every industry is being disrupted by software, and so demand for software talent, engineering talent, has just been growing up,' PayPal's CTO says.

Mary Thompson

· 5 min read

No Pressure: A Hackathon That Doesn't Act Like One

'Unhackathon,' which took place in New York City this past weekend, aims to be a more inclusive, welcoming place than most other student hackathon events.

Laura Entis

· 7 min read

Recruiting at a Hackathon? 5 Tips for Success

Relationships, not resumes, will nab you the perfect candidate at hackathons.

Samantha Drake

· 4 min read

How to Build Your Network Like a Super Connector

Enlarging the circle of potential clients, partners and mentors is a challenge for those not born minglers, but it's possible.

Jared Ringel

· 4 min read