Why the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Shops Small (And You Should Too)

When it comes to partnering with small business, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce knows firsthand the numerous benefits of being #BizUnited.

Why the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Shops Small (And You Should Too)

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These 8 Business Leaders Are Tackling Society’s Biggest Challenges

The Corporate Citizenship Awards salute outstanding business leaders for their exceptional contributions to addressing some of our society’s greatest needs.

These 8 Business Leaders Are Tackling Society’s Biggest Challenges

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Sock It To ‘Em: How one Entrepreneur Uses Crazy Socks to Give Back to Others With Disabilities

This father-son duo launched John’s Crazy Socks proving that John's disability was no match to his passion for small business.

Sock It To ‘Em: How one Entrepreneur Uses Crazy Socks to Give Back to Others With Disabilities

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Meet the Minority Entrepreneurs Forging A More Inclusive Startup Scene in Portland

In Portland, America’s whitest big city, here's how innovative black and Latino entrepreneurs are fighting for increased representation and support.

Meet the Minority Entrepreneurs Forging A More Inclusive Startup Scene in Portland

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Why Microsoft Turned To This Durham Startup To Help It Rethink Healthcare

Here's how Microsoft and Validic are teaming up to leverage the exploding big data revolution in the healthcare industry.

Why Microsoft Turned To This Durham Startup To Help It Rethink Healthcare

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Eco Tech Startups are Blazing a Greener Path in Portland’s ‘Silicon Forest’

Green tech startups are not only growing innovative environmental solutions in Portland, Ore., they’re also driving the Pacific Northwestern city’s burgeoning entrepreneurial ecosystem forward. Increasingly referred to as “Silicon Forest,” the Beaver State’s largest city is home to several vibrant startup niches, including education and health tech. But none has seen as much growth over the past decade as the clean tech sector, according to the 2017 Innovation That Matters report. The city ranked 10th on the freshly released extensive analysis, which examined the health of technology-driven startup ecosystems in 25 American cities. The report was conducted by 1776, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, the U.S. Chamber Technology Engagement Center (C__TEC) and FreeEnterprise.com. Dozens of established and nascent environmental technology-focused enterprises have cropped up in and around the City of Roses in recent years. Stephen Green, an economist, entrepreneur and board member of the state’s Oregon Growth Board, says […]

Eco Tech Startups are Blazing a Greener Path in Portland’s ‘Silicon Forest’

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