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Philadelphia slayed its brain-drain beast. Now what? civic

Jun. 3, 2019 12:45 pm

Philadelphia slayed its brain-drain beast. Now what?

This city has added 68,000 (diverse) college graduates since 2000, outpacing nearly every city in the country. Now it's on to the next challenges: poverty, income inequality and retaining the best.
5 trends in growing startup cities from the last decade that you should understand civic

May 25, 2019 9:56 pm

5 trends in growing startup cities from the last decade that you should understand

Startup culture as commodity, income inequality and (much!) more.
Philadelphia is as unequal as Colombia. Will a minimum wage boost help? civic

May 20, 2019 1:15 pm

Philadelphia is as unequal as Colombia. Will a minimum wage boost help?

Yes. These are the whats and whys from a conversation with city leaders and urbanist Richard Florida ahead of an Election Day ballot question.
Amplify Philly drew 3,500 fans at SXSW. But what exactly does it mean? creative

Apr. 3, 2019 2:20 pm

Amplify Philly drew 3,500 fans at SXSW. But what exactly does it mean?

During the 2019 edition of the megaconference, a hodgepodge coalition of Philadelphia champions put on a show. This is how they do it differently than everyone else — and whether that's a good thing.
In Philly, less than a fifth of all VC dollars go to women-founded companies business

Mar. 28, 2019 3:05 pm

In Philly, less than a fifth of all VC dollars go to women-founded companies

Local data doesn't stray from the national average of funded companies with at least one female founder. We spoke to investors and entrepreneurs about why the gap is so wide — and what can be done about it.
1on1: Devs Steph Staub and Briana West on coding and career trajectories dev

Mar. 26, 2019 2:00 pm

1on1: Devs Steph Staub and Briana West on coding and career trajectories

The senior software engineer and software developer interview each other about their stacks, mentorship, technical challenges and more.
Philly’s tech industry added 8,000 new jobs since 2013 business

Feb. 28, 2019 1:17 pm

Philly’s tech industry added 8,000 new jobs since 2013

The Economy League of Greater Philadelphia gave us an update to its 2016 report on tech jobs in the area. There's good news and bad news.
These Philadelphia tech companies will make waves in 2019: Technical.ly realLIST business

Jan. 28, 2019 1:17 pm

These Philadelphia tech companies will make waves in 2019: Technical.ly realLIST

Next time someone asks, "What are Philadelphia's most promising startups?" just send them this article.
Amazon’s new headquarters won’t be in Philly. Here’s what we did win (and lose) business

Nov. 13, 2018 12:33 pm

Amazon’s new headquarters won’t be in Philly. Here’s what we did win (and lose)

The company formally announced Tuesday it would be splitting its HQ between Long Island City, N.Y. and Arlington, Va. Here's how the local tech scene is feeling about the news.
Soft skills, tech jobs: What Philly can learn from Albuquerque’s anti-poverty push access

Oct. 26, 2018 1:32 pm

Soft skills, tech jobs: What Philly can learn from Albuquerque’s anti-poverty push

Technical.ly traveled to Albuquerque, N.M., to find what has worked — and what hasn't — in that city's approach to workforce development.

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