7 Things Entrepreneurs Love and Hate About Indianapolis

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Indianapolis typically ranks among the best cities to start a business. Here's what Inc. 5000 companies had to say about Indiana's capital city

Why a Diabetic Indianapolis 500 Driver Is the Perfect Pitchman

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Charlie Kimball is the first licensed IndyCar driver with diabetes to start the Indianapolis 500. He came in third place in 2015

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Indianapolis political science student chosen Rhodes scholar

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A Duke University senior from Indianapolis who combines advocacy, politics, and philosophy to help marginalized people has received a Rhodes Scholarship for 2016

United flight diverted to Indianapolis because of problem

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration says a United Airlines flight was diverted to Indianapolis because of a pressurization problem

CoatChex – Changing The Bailment Industry With QR Codes

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That’s essentially how Indianapolis-based startup, CoatChex , started. Ideaspotting bailment industry Bailment Labs Inc coat check-in CoatChex Indianapolis QR codes startup

Loyalists vs Mercenaries

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If you are building your company in Ljubljana, Waterloo, Des Moines, Pittsburgh, Detroit, or Indianapolis, you have a way better chance of building a company full of loyalists than if you are building it in the Bay Area or NYC. One of the things that entrepreneurs, founders, and CEOs obsess over is holding onto their team. When I propose some sort of difficult decision to a CEO, I am often met with the response “the team will freak out and we will lose them.”

The Latest: Duke, Wisconsin warming up for big game

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — 8:20 P.M.

Badgers, Blue Devils set to settle national championship

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — 8:25 P.M.

Byron holds off Menard to win Xfinity Series race at Indy

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Rookie William Byron bobbed and weaved through the final two laps Saturday and held off Paul Menard to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Indianapolis

Colts' kicker Vinatieri has new sidekicks in 22nd season

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Adam Vinatieri spent 21 seasons perfecting the art of placekicking

Andretti Autosport inks multiyear extension with Honda

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andretti Autosport has signed a multiyear extension with Honda

Does the Location of Your Startup Determine its Success?

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My 60-person, seven-year "startup" is based in Carmel, Indiana, just north of Indianapolis, a city clearly better known for its car races and quarterbacks than for its tech sector. billion) and Angie’s List (ANGI), both located in my "small town" of Indianapolis, prove my point.

Finding The Right HR Tech Solution For Businesses

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Ashley Walsh has worked in multiple areas of the B2B marketing sector and is currently the Director of Marketing for Formstack , an online form building solution based in Indianapolis. by Ashley Walsh, Director of Marketing for Formstack.

Schrader's feet and arm lift Butler past Campbell 37-23

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Sam Schrader ran for 94 yards and two touchdowns and threw a touchdown pass on a trick play to lead Butler past Campbell 37-23 on Saturday

Schrader's feet and arm lift Butler past Campbell 37-23

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Sam Schrader ran for 94 yards and two touchdowns and threw a touchdown pass on a trick play to lead Butler past Campbell 37-23 on Saturday

Alex Bowman picked as Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s replacement in No. 88 car

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INDIANAPOLIS — Hendrick Motorsports has picked 24-year-old Alex Bowman to be Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s s replacement next season

Ganassi goes into biggest Sunday of racing leading 2 series

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — After 17 years, Chip Ganassi is on top of the two biggest racing series in America

ReturnShip Program, Part III

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We are going to place Returnees in five locations – Broomfield, Colorado, New York City, Austin, Indianapolis, and London – and we recruited five like-minded partner companies to join the program as well.

IN Lottery

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — These Indiana lotteries were drawn Saturday

IN Lottery

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — These Indiana lotteries were drawn Friday

Butler, Purdue use true grit to get programs into Sweet 16

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Coach Matt Painter kept believing in his team even as he watched Purdue fritter away a 19-point lead

IN Lottery

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — These Indiana lotteries were drawn Monday

IN Lottery

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — These Indiana lotteries were drawn Wednesday

How To Boost Productivity with Online Forms

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Ashley Walsh has worked in multiple areas of the B2B marketing sector and is currently the Director of Marketing for Formstack , an online form building solution based in Indianapolis. by Ashley Walsh, VP of Marketing for Formstack. Guess what?

IN Lottery

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — These Indiana lotteries were drawn Friday

IN Lottery

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — These Indiana lotteries were drawn Saturday

Final Four teams have 4 different sets of drug-testing rules

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Four teams, four drug-testing policies

Final Four teams have 4 different sets of drug-testing rules

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Four teams, four drug-testing policies

Kentucky looking to do what UNLV couldn't 24 years ago

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Twenty-four years ago, UNLV arrived in Indianapolis for a coronation disguised as a Final Four

Kyle Busch's closing qualifying flurry lands Indy pole

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kyle Busch won the pole position Saturday as he chases an unprecedented third consecutive NASCAR Brickyard 400 victory Sunday

Where Great Entrepreneurs Come From

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Cheer up, Buffalo, Indianapolis and Salt Lake: A new study of the Inc. When adjusted for population, Indianapolis ranks 6th in the number of Inc 500 firms, and Buffalo ranks 11th. 500 shows that fast-growing companies can come from just about anywhere.

The Moose Lodge for Start-ups

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Located in the South Broad Ripple area of Indianapolis, Speak Easy is a clubhouse primarily focused on serving entrepreneurs and start-ups rather than catering to freelancers and work-at-home employees like many other co-working spaces.

Indy 500 kingmakers Foyt, Penske begin plotting their future

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A.J. Foyt and Roger Penske are as much a part of the Indianapolis 500 as the pagoda and Gasoline Alley, icons of such stature that they're identifiable only by their first names

SmarterHQ Opens Austin Office

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The company, based in Indianapolis, recently received $8 million in financing led by the Simon Venture Group. SmarterHQ, an online marketing platform, announced this week the opening of its new office in Austin. The five year old startup has raised $20 million to date. This is the company’s first office outside of its Indiana headquarters. […] The post SmarterHQ Opens Austin Office appeared first on SiliconHills. Austin SmarterHQ

Secrets of a Lucrative Social Media Campaign

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On top of that, the Indianapolis-based company with 80 employees faces intense competition from far larger players. How one unsexy company used social media to reach an entirely new, youthful customer base, and grew revenue 96%.

Kentucky faces new kid on the block in NCAA South opener

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — There's a new kid on Kentucky's block, one that shares its name — and often its shirts, too

7 Ways Top Performers Train Themselves to Win

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Character Trumps All Ryan Diem spent his entire 10-year NFL career as an offensive tackle with the Indianapolis Colts, which won the 2007 Super Bowl. The same habits elite athletes learn on the field can help you become more successful.

George scores 39 points, Pacers roll past Hornets 98-77

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Paul George made six 3-pointers and finished with 39 points to lead the Indiana Pacers to a 98-77 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Wednesday night

Emotional season helps Butler finds its way to NCAA tourney

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Andrew Smith and Emerson Kampen IV taught Butler some very real lessons this season

Big utilities try to tilt solar energy market in their favor

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana's energy utilities want state lawmakers to pass a law that critics say would muscle out smaller companies from the emerging solar energy market