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by Business Wire via The Motley Fool Rogers Corporation and Northeastern University to Launch Joint Innovation Center Unique academic-industry partnership will co-develop innovative materials solutions to address emerging market needs ROGERS, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rogers Corporation (NYS: ROG) and Northeastern University have announced plans to establish the Rogers Innovation Center at...

From Entrepreneur.com It used to be that entrepreneurs were the renegade cowboys out in Silicon Valley. Nowadays, you have to be an entrepreneur just to get and hold a job. Consultants and freelancers are cheaper than full-time staffers with benefits, software developers overseas cost a fraction of what...

From Entrepreneur.com Being an entrepreneur is exciting and the possibilities are endless. One aspect of running a business that I get asked about a lot is burnout and how to avoid it. My reply is fast and simple: "I don't believe in burnout." I know if you are experiencing...

Guy Kawasaki, former chief evangelist of Apple and co-founder of Garage Technology Ventures, explained the top ten mistakes that entrepreneurs make. His talk covered all stages of a startup from inception to exit. Watch the video!...

From Boston Business Journal Jun 25, 2013, 7:00am EDT [caption id="attachment_2073" align="alignleft" width="266"] Greg Skloot, NU Alum and Founder of Attendware[/caption] Boston startup Attendware, which offers software for event check-in and auto-generated name tag printing, on Tuesday said it has raised a $1 million Series A round from .406...

May 22, 2013 by Jordana Torres View article on News@Northeastern A part­ner­ship between the Center for Research Inno­va­tion and the alumni-​​founded startup Ven­ture­Crowd is con­necting Northeastern-​​based ven­tures with entre­pre­neuri­ally minded talent to turn inno­v­a­tive tech­nolo­gies into thriving businesses. Launched in November, Ven­ture­Crowd is an online inno­va­tion plat­form designed to help stu­dent– and alumni-​​run star­tups...

By Greg St. Martin News @ Northeastern Ever walk by a con­struc­tion project in the city and wonder what the site will look like one day? Well, a team of seven seniors at North­eastern has cre­ated a new app for that. For their inter­ac­tive media cap­stone, the stu­dents devel­oped...

By Brian Heater reposted from engadget We were excited and honored when the administration at Northeastern University asked us to help judge its RISE:2013 Research, Innovation and Scholarship Expo. The event, held at the physical education center on the school's Boston campus, brings together an incredibly diverse array of research...