The Posse Foundation helps boost college graduation rates while making college degrees more accessible for lower income portions of the Washington, D.C. region.
A smooth merger, respectable cause and being centered in the nation’s capital have helped the Humane Rescue Alliance become a model for success in not-for-profits in the region.
You’re great at what you do. People want to hear what you have to say. Should you be hosting your own podcast? Michael O’Connell, author of an upcoming book on podcasts, tells us who fits the bill.
We cannot be scared off by the science fiction version of artificial intelligence, explains Chuck Howell, Chief Engineer for Intelligence Programs and Integration at the MITRE Corporation.
Journalist Camille Tuutti describes advances in artificial intelligence, and how they will forge ahead at high speed because although it might not be sexy, it is absolutely necessary.
Washington is evolving beyond just the seat of the Federal Government, to being one of the best places in America to live, as is evidenced through it architectural design for modern living.
Can the Trump administration be at the root of technologists fleeing the DC region? It can when you consider the “whole package” for people choosing to live in the capital region, according to consultant Ben Foster.
The head of GlobalPhone Corporation describes how proximity to the federal government is an advantage in a fast-moving industry. A small company uses specialized talent and refined focus to stay ahead in the competitive telecommunications landscape.
It’s not a question of whether a given company will be hacked — it is a question of when. An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure… but how?
A whole generation of employees grew up being nurtured and coached, and they expect the same from their employers, says talent expert Jennifer Ives.
A census of D.C.-area entrepreneurs reflects what the region needs to attract more entrepreneurs and small businesses, says Fosterly founder Adam Zuckerman.
CEO/Co-Founder of Canvas James Quigley says the Greater Washington Region is unparalleled in promoting and producing profitable innovation companies.
Dr. Chip Petricoin founded a local company specializing in precision cancer analysis. The procedure uses molecular profiling of tumors to be able to offer a personalized treatment to each cancer patient. Petricoin explains why this region was the perfect setting to foster this cutting-edge technology.
Communications expert Cary Hatch describes how Washington, D.C. has a reputation for being stiff and bureaucratic, even though data show that the region is innovative and has a unique, creative form of entrepreneurship.
In the past decade, multiple local banks in the greater Washington region have merged or been bought, leaving entrepreneurs and small businesses with fewer options for sources of capital.
A weekly podcast examining entrepreneurship, innovation and policy in the Washington D.C. region, hosted by Jonathan Aberman, a nationally recognized entrepreneur and innovation expert.
What’s Working in Washington highlights relationships in one of the least understood business communities in the country.
Listeners learn that D.C. is about more than just politics. It is brimming with creative people who are interesting, engaged and getting things done.