Chicago’s Launch Competition
by Jeff Segal
Why does a B2B digital marketing agency that works with some of the biggest and best-known companies in America send a team to a startup competition?
Because marketing and startups actually have a lot in common.
- Marketing is about problem solving, and startups are founded to solve problems.
- Marketing is about storytelling, and every startup has a story.
- Finally, a great marketing campaign and a successful startup both make people say, Wow, I wish I’d thought of that!
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by John Jonelis
Ever want to be a Shark on the popular reality TV show? Wish you controlled a billion dollar investment account? Wonder what it’s like? I’m here at Chicago’s 1871 incubator doing it. Emotions run high. Hey, mine are running away with me. That guy on the end keeps grabbing all the deals! Continue reading
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