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Techstars in Kansas City

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Yesterday Techstars announced the launch of Techstars Kansas City. I have a long history with Kansas City. I almost grew up in Kansas City, as the two cities my parents looked at when moving from Boston were Kansas City and Dallas (they chose Dallas.) I spent about a day a month in Kansas City, during which time I developed a deep respect for the Kauffman Foundation, Ewing Marion Kauffman (Mr. The post Techstars in Kansas City appeared first on Feld Thoughts.

My New FiberHouse in Kansas City

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I bought a house in Kansas City on Monday. As part of helping create the Kansas City startup community. I’m not taking any equity in these companies – I using a “give before you get” philosophy here to experiment, learn, and help the Kansas City startup community. I have a long relationship with Kauffman and Kansas City going back to the mid-1990′s and I want to support the development and growth of the Kansas City startup community.

Live In My Kansas City Fiber House For Free For A Year

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I’m running another competition for a startup to live for a year for free in my Kansas City FiberHouse. When I bought my house in Kansas City in 2013 , I announced my intentions clearly. As part of helping create the Kansas City startup community. The post Live In My Kansas City Fiber House For Free For A Year appeared first on Feld Thoughts. Places competition fiberhood fiberhouse google fiber kansas city

Turnstone Decks Out My Kansas City House

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It’s been a blast to have a house in Kansas City. And it continues to be really fun to tell the story of the look on Amy’s face when I came home and said “hey – I bought a house in Kansas City today.”

Tech Startup Scene in Kansas City Is Red Hot!

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Tech Startup Scene in Kansas City Is Red Hot! Long referred to as the “Silicon Prairie,” Kansas City is quietly making its mark as a great place for startups of all flavors. If you’ve not checked out the startup scene in Kansas City you’re missing out!

Compute Midwest To Bring Self Driving Cars To Kansas City

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Tech Conference in Kansas City Imagines The Future Of Autonomous Cars In the Home Of Google Fiber

Sprint and Techstars Launch Startup Accelerator for Mobile Health

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It’s based in Kansas City (Sprint’s headquarters) and is our fourth powered by Techstars accelerator, joining Nike , Kaplan , and R/GA. I’m an enormous fan of four things about the Sprint Accelerator – what we call “PBTS” (powered by Techstars), mobile health, Kansas City, and Sprint. Kansas City has a special place in my heart. TechStars accelerator kansas city mobile health softbank sprint

The Feld Fiberhouse Is Now The Handprint House

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I’m fascinated about what is going on in Kansas City around Google Fiber and rather than observe, I decided to participate. Startup Communities fiberhood homes for hackers kansas city kc fiberhouse kc startup village The winners of the Feld KC FiberHouse competition , that I’ve done in conjunction with the Kauffman Foundation , is a company called Handprint ! Handprint is working on some amazing 3D printing and editing technology.

We Are Not in Kansas Anymore

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Whenreviewing the history, above all remember: “ We Are Not in Kansas Anymore ”so make sure you adjust your strategy accordingly. History hasalways had a major impact on the future and the same is true for the future of startupsand entrepreneurs. Past successes andfailures will always be part of the guiding principles for everyentrepreneur. Entrepreneurs reviewhistory of businesses and use that information to try to gain advantages intheir new company.

Kansas City here we come

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The Demo Day for the inaugural class of the Sprint Mobile Health Accelerator powered by Techstars is Thursday, June 12 at 5:30pm CST in Kansas City. Three of the four Techstars founders (me, Brad Feld , and David Brown) will be talking about the origins of Techstars and how the mentorship driven accelerator model is impacting communities at the Sprint Mobile Health Accelerator demo day on the afternoon of June 12th in Kansas City.

How A Teen Got Fired After Asking Why She Wasn't Paid The Same As A Man

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At a Kansas pizza joint, curious happenings

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Three Lessons for Entrepreneurs From the Kansas City Royals

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What small-business owners can learn from the American League champions

The Last Week of the KC Fiber House Competition

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The chance to apply to win a slot to live in my Google Fiber enabled house in Kansas City are open for one more week – ending on March 25th at 17:00 CDT. I’m looking for entrepreneurs who are committed to living in Kansas City for a year who have a unique and novel approach to taking advantage of 1 gigibit Internet. TechStars cofounder Brad Feld buys a home in Kansas City, will give startups free housing & Google Fiber.

In Kansas City, a Leadership Opportunity for MLB

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Baseball fans worldwide will be watching the playoff game in Kansas City on Tuesday night. Major League Baseball can use the moment to pay homage to a larger cause

How to Create a Bold, Daring and Utterly Irresistible Pricing Model

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I am conducting a full day live and in person workshop in Kansas City in June called – How to Build the Marketing System That Is Perfect for Your Business and I am going to employ this the model of exchanging fee for value.

NCAA Capsules-South Regional

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Gonzaga, Villanova, Kansas stay 1-2-3 in AP poll

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For the third straight week, Gonzaga, Villanova and Kansas are the top three teams in The Associated Press college basketball poll

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Stokes, Johnson lead Kansas State past Gardner-Webb 67-54

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MANHATTAN, Kansas (AP) — Kamau Stokes scored a season-high 18 points and Kansas State used an 18-1 late first-half run to defeat Gardner Webb 67-54 on Wednesday night

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Jackson leads No. 3 Kansas past pesky Davidson, 89-71

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) AP) — Josh Jackson and Frank Mason III scored 18 points apiece, helping third-ranked Kansas overcome a sluggish, sloppy first half to beat Davidson 89-71 on Saturday night at Sprint Center

Frank Mason of Kansas unanimous pick for AP All-America team

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Frank Mason III was a last-minute recruit for Kansas. He turned into the Jayhawks' latest All-American

No. 9 NORTH CAROLINA 80, KANSAS ST. 70

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The Public Library Is Stuff That Works

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When my children were little we would make almost weekly treks to the basement of the Plaza branch of the Kansas City library. Stuff That Works ALA Kansas City Public LibraryThis is a new Sunday series that I call Stuff that Works.

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Why America's Greatest Artists Come to a Tiny Shop in Kansas City to Do Their Work

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Printmaker Michael Sims never intended to open a business, but over more than three decades he's built Lawrence Lithography Workshop into a supplier for some of the country's most prominent art galleries and museums

Former Kansas Lt. Gov. John Crutcher dies at 100

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AP) — John Crutcher, a Republican Kansas state senator who later went on to serve as lieutenant governor for four years in the 1960s, has died TOPEKA, Kan. (AP)

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Google Fiber Is Officially Coming to Four New Cities

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If this brand of high-speed Internet inspires anything close to the startup activity it spawned Kansas City, this is great news for local entrepreneurs

No. 5 Kansas dunks its way past UNC Asheville, 95-57

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5 Kansas dunked its way to a 95-57 victory over UNC Asheville on Friday night LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) AP) — Frank Mason III had 21 points, Udoka Azubuike added 17 in his first career start and No.

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A quick look at Kansas State-Wake Forest in the First Four

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11 seed Kansas State (20-13) vs. No. 11 seed Wake Forest (19-13

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Wake Forest gets No. 11 seed in South Region, faces Kansas State in Dayton

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11 seed in South Region, faces Kansas State in Dayton Wake Forest gets No.

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Stokes, Johnson lead Kansas State past Gardner-Webb 67-54

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MANHATTAN, Kansas (AP) — Kamau Stokes scored a season-high 18 points and Kansas State used an 18-1 late first-half run to defeat Gardner Webb 67-54 on Wednesday night

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Kansas, North Carolina, Gonzaga join 2016 champ Villanova as No. 1 seeds in NCAA Tournament

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NEW YORK (AP) — Kansas, North Carolina, Gonzaga join 2016 champ Villanova as No. 1 seeds in NCAA Tournament

Is Your Business a Pork Belly :: Small Business Marketing Blog.

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Normal is a Commodity Better is Only Better if it’s Different Posted by : John Jantsch on Apr 22, 2011 | 8:22 am Categories : Duct Tape Marketing , Marketing Strategy Tag : Kansas City Board of Trade Popular Posts Adding the Facebook Like.

No. 2 Baylor, No. 3 Kansas headline week ahead in AP Top 25

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AP) — Kansas didn't get long to savor a win at Kentucky, not with another top-five matchup looming to headline this week's schedule for AP Top 25 teams RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

Kansas adds UNC transfer guard Jessica Washington

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AP) — Kansas has added North Carolina transfer guard Jessica Washington LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP)

Kansas adds UNC transfer guard Jessica Washington

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AP) — Kansas has added North Carolina transfer guard Jessica Washington LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP)

The Clever 'Membership' Marketing Trick Used in the NFL

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Teams like the Kansas City Chiefs are boosting season ticket sales by making fans feel like they''re part of the franchise

Villanova, Gonzaga, Kansas, Arizona lead final AP poll

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Villanova, the overall No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament, is No. 1 in the final Associated Press college basketball poll of the season

Empirical Support for the Boulder Thesis

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” Kauffman did a study of 1 Million Cups , a program that was launched at Kauffman Foundation in Kansas City and is expanding rapidly around the US with it now in 33 communities in 21 states.

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Kansas City Zoo's male polar bear moving to North Carolina

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) AP) — The Kansas City Zoo's male polar bear will be leaving the zoo for North Carolina

The Foundry Group Detroit House

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If you’ve followed my efforts with my Kansas City Fiber House , you’ll know where we are going with this. Since I stay in my guest bedroom at the Kansas City house when I’m there, I’m a fan of this. Ted Serbinski and the team at Techstars in Detroit has been amazingly helpful on all fronts with this, just like Lesa Mitchell, Ben Barreth, and the KCSV folks have been in Kansas City.

Mason of Kansas, Villanova's Hart, Purdue's Swanigan, UCLA's Ball, Jackson of UNC picked to AP All-America team

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NEW YORK (AP) — Mason of Kansas, Villanova's Hart, Purdue's Swanigan, UCLA's Ball, Jackson of UNC picked to AP All-America team