Diversity

Tech.Co’s Most Read Stories from 2015

For Tech.co, this was a monstrous year of growth, change in the education world, increased local coverage, and some interesting gadgets. For starters, we began our transition from Tech Cocktail to Tech.co, and will continue to embrace our new brand into the future. We…

Culture

What Makes some Teams Better than Others

Putting together a team that will work and grow together is tough. Are there certain factors that help people work together more effectively? According to business leader and author Margaret Heffernan, there is one essential ingredient that makes some teams better than others: …

Diversity

Diversity in Startups: It Matters

“People from different backgrounds see the world differently. Women and men, whites and blacks, Jews and Muslims, Catholics and Protestants, veterans and civilians, gays and straights, Latinos and Europeans, Klingons and Romulans, Asians and Africans, wheelchair-bound and …

Diversity

The Rise of Affinity Based Investing

For decades affinity groups have played an important role in business. Many Fortune 500 Companies have made diversity and inclusion a priority both internally with employees and externally when they select partners and service providers. In the small business sector and for …

Business

Silicon Valley Fails to Make this Diversity List

In a recently released list by Black Enterprise magazine of the 40 Best Companies for Diversity, one industry is glaringly absent: the tech havens of Silicon Valley. Of course, this shouldn’t be surprising. Many of the tech’s largest players – including the …