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Why did Peptilogics’ new CTO leave 30 years of academia for a startup?

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Why did Peptilogics’ new CTO leave 30 years of academia for a startup?

Nicholas Nystrom explains why the biotech company's value proposition is so attractive and how other researchers can make the change: "I like to wake up and realize that what I'm doing will make a difference in people's lives."
How URBN’s inclusive work environment drives technical innovation

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How URBN’s inclusive work environment drives technical innovation

With equality baked into its culture, the digital-forward lifestyle retailer is showing, not telling, women they can succeed in tech.
Why Howard University’s new applied data science center will focus on racial equity

Jan. 26, 2022 12:16 pm

Why Howard University’s new applied data science center will focus on racial equity

The Center for Applied Data Science and Analytics will include with a master's program launching in fall 2023. A goal is to boost racial equity in data and finance.
RealLIST Startups: These are Pittsburgh’s top 10 standout tech companies of 2022

Jan. 25, 2022 6:02 pm

RealLIST Startups: These are Pittsburgh’s top 10 standout tech companies of 2022

From life sciences to agtech to robotics, these are the most promising startups in Pittsburgh this year.
The new Innovation Lab PHL aims to fill a gap of community-based entrepreneur development

Jan. 25, 2022 3:01 pm

The new Innovation Lab PHL aims to fill a gap of community-based entrepreneur development

"To be a newbie is not [just] to be a certain age group — it can be early 20s, but it can also be middle age," Director Neil Kleinman said of those in need of free resources and connections. "It's anyone who's going through a realignment."
This Week in Jobs: Bake up a new tech career with one of these 24 open positions

Jan. 25, 2022 7:16 am

This Week in Jobs: Bake up a new tech career with one of these 24 open positions

Empty shelves at the store once more, but a full slate of new jobs to make up for it.
February Events Roundup: From agtech to new investments, don’t miss these 8 Pittsburgh tech meetups

Jan. 24, 2022 5:13 pm

February Events Roundup: From agtech to new investments, don’t miss these 8 Pittsburgh tech meetups

This month's tech calendar is full of forward-minded discussions, two hackathons and the latest investment announcements from Innovation Works.
Looking for startup funding? Here are 28 terms you need to know

Jan. 24, 2022 3:33 pm

Looking for startup funding? Here are 28 terms you need to know

Crowdfunding? Convertible notes? Startup studios? Bootstrapping? Beyond venture capital, these concepts will help you understand all the funding options available to your early-stage company or idea.
Here’s what a career coach predicts for The Great Resignation in 2022

Jan. 24, 2022 8:01 am

Here’s what a career coach predicts for The Great Resignation in 2022

Toya Gavin, the DC-based founder of career coaching service Legally Bold, has advice for both employees looking for a change and employers who want to retain them.
Where tech meets education: At TRETC, Pittsburgh focused on the future of their overlap

Jan. 20, 2022 2:27 pm

Where tech meets education: At TRETC, Pittsburgh focused on the future of their overlap

From awards to keynote speakers to workshops, the 2022 conference kicked off a year of tech applications in education.

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