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Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

Candidate Emails 101: The Foundation of Candidate Experience

Candidate communication can make or break a candidate’s experience. If job seekers don’t get the right information or end up feeling unwanted, they’re[...]

Mary Murphy

By Mary Murphy

Alchemie’s Digital Learning Tools are Born Accessible

What’s the difference between a student memorizing abstract concepts and truly understanding them? Alchemie.  By developing a system of learning in wh[...]

Alice Duers

By Alice Duers

Tech Job Digest: 19 Companies Hiring for Product Roles

We’ve said it before, we’ll say it again: tech companies are still hiring! I know it doesn’t seem like it, but it’s true.  If you’re someone who’s bee[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

After $4M fundraise, Nickels to double its team, gear up for growth

Last month, Ann Arbor fintech startup, Nickels, raised $4 million in seed funding to help fuel its mission to help banks and credit unions take on thi[...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

Top Benefits Employees are Looking for in 2023

Employee benefits continue to be the top priority of job seekers' lists and are often a make or break for them. It’s pretty simple. Employees want ben[...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

Heartland Ventures Announces Successful Closing of $52M Fund II

Heartland Ventures, a venture capital firm connecting high-growth startups to Midwest corporations, announced today that they have closed $52M for Fun[...]

Alice Duers

By Alice Duers

Midwest Marketing Job Digest

With more layoffs happening this month from major tech companies like Stripe, Facebook, Lyft, and GoPuff, it can be easy to be down about the job mark[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Meet Cincinnati’s Gearsupply: “There’s really no ceiling here.”

There’s nothing like live music, right? Seeing your favorite band on stage, singing along, feeling the beat banging in your chest. It’s the best.  But[...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

Back to Michigan Events Lure Boomerangs Home, Connect Tech Community

Following the age-old tradition of college kids returning home Thanksgiving week to reconnect with friends and family, the Back to Michigan events are[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Best Places to Work in Ann Arbor in 2023

Ann Arbor is a growing hub for startup and tech companies. With a top university growing and supporting entrepreneurs, major tech companies like Googl[...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

Best Places to Work in Chicago in 2023

The biggest city in the midwest, Chicago is home to some of the most exciting startups and tech companies. It’s more affordable than New York or San F[...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

Best Places to Work in Cincinnati in 2023

Ohio continues to churn out exciting and innovative startups across tech. Cincinnati, Ohio is no stranger to that with millions of dollars in funding [...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

Best Places to Work in Cleveland in 2023

The city of Cleveland is known for its famous clinic and healthcare network, which has led to a surge in health-tech startups. Many young professional[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Best Places to Work in Columbus in 2023

Columbus, Ohio has one of the fastest growing startup and tech ecosystems, not just in the Midwest but in the country. Why? Because it’s home to some [...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Best Places to Work in Detroit in 2023

Detroit is a growing hub for startups and tech companies. From Fortune 500 companies to rising startups, Detroit is also home to some of the best plac[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Best Places to Work in the Midwest 2023

The Midwest is home to 7 of the top 10 most affordable states, 45% of Fortune 500 companies, 19% of all U.S. patents, and 60% of all U.S. manufacturin[...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

Best Places to Work Remote in 2023

Where we work has become one of the most important pieces to our collective career puzzle. There are amazing companies all over the world and no longe[...]

Alice Duers

By Alice Duers

Midwest Tech Engineering Job Digest

Layoffs, hiring freezes, venture capital slow down . . . these are the headlines currently making the news. And yes, there's no doubt all of that is h[...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

Employer Branding Examples to Help You Attract the Right Talent

Wouldn’t it be great if you could hire a star pupil simply by posting a job? No need to share information about your company, get visibility on multip[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

This Detroit MarTech Company Is Recreating Brand Promotions

If you’ve ever had FOMO (the fear of missing out) after hearing about a trip you can’t go on, or a concert you didn’t get tickets to, you know that FO[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Why Is Tech Still Choosing the Midwest?

It’s been two and a half years since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic drove millions of people to move away from the coasts and closer to family in [...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

Midwest Tech Events: Fall 2022

Hay rides. Pumpkin picking at the pumpkin patch. Apple picking at the orchard. There are tons of fall activities to take part in that kick off the sea[...]

Alice Duers

By Alice Duers

16 Slack Groups to Help you Find Your Online Tech Community

Most of us are on Slack for our jobs most of the day already. Why not join a community of like-minded professionals to expand your network, bounce ide[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Ann Arbor's Keebo Raises $10.5M to Shape Future of Cloud Data Analytics

Keebo, a data learning platform, has announced that it raised $10.5 million in Series A funding. The company is building a cloud solution that automat[...]

Evan Weese

By Evan Weese

Columbus-based Health in Motion Acquired by Silicon Valley-based Platform

Health in Motion, a Columbus-based healthcare startup supporting pharmacists with digitally connected data sources, has been acquired by Silicon Valle[...]

Alice Duers

By Alice Duers

Weekly Job Digest

Despite last quarter being the slowest for VC funding since 2020, there’s still significant growth happening in the startup and tech space, especially[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Michigan’s top tech leaders on building a great startup ecosystem

And more insights from Michigan Tech Week   From all across the state of Michigan, startup founders, tech leaders, students, job seekers and technolog[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Want to grow your career? AdAdapted supports employees every step of the way

Data is a powerful tool for brands, and there’s a tech company out there helping brands harness meaningful data in what might seem like a mundane part[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Rising Fintech Startup Nickels Raises $4M to Take On Credit Card Debt

There’s a rising startup joining the ranks of top fintech startups in Southeast Michigan: Nickels announced today that it has raised $4 million in see[...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

25 Top Midwest Cybersecurity Companies to Know

The Midwest is a growing hub for cybersecurity companies. With major startup successes like Duo Security and well established companies like Batelle l[...]

Alice Duers

By Alice Duers

Weekly Job Digest

Let’s take a step back for a moment.  In 2021, we saw some really crazy growth for startups all over the country. Venture capital funding was at a rec[...]

Emma Reedy

By Emma Reedy

Monthly Market Report: October

2021 was crazy. For startups all over the country, it seemed like everything was just go go go. Venture capital funding was at a record high, companie[...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

How to Negotiate the Salary You Deserve During an Interview

We know that work-life balance, flexible schedules, and robust PTO plans are at the top of job seekers’ minds in today’s job market. And although thes[...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

How You Offboard Matters. Here's a Template for Getting it Right.

Onboarding is one of the most important practices for your business. Bringing on a new employee is exciting and represents positive change. And the mo[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

Duolingo Acquires Detroit Design Studio, Opening Office in Detroit

Duolingo, the language learning app famous for its angry mascot, announced that it's completed the acquisition of Gunner, a Detroit design and animati[...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

48 Tech Companies Hiring in Ohio

As the Ohio tech and startup scene continues to grow, so do the job opportunities! We've pulled together an exciting list of startups and tech compani[...]

Alexa Goins, SKILLR

By Alexa Goins, SKILLR

Beginner's Guide to Freelancing as a Web Designer

Thinking of making the switch from full-time to freelance web design? Here are seven strategies for jumpstarting your success as a web design freelanc[...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

13 Tech Companies Great For Flexible Working

How and where we work have changed so much over the last two years, it’s having a lasting impact on company structure. Job seekers demand flexibility [...]

Lauren Zyber

By Lauren Zyber

How Grand Circus Empowers and Transforms Tech Careers

The path to a tech career isn’t always the straightest or easiest. For some, the traditional four-year college degree in computer science leads to an [...]

Alice Duers

By Alice Duers

Weekly Job Digest

Happy October! Okay, so the market might be looking a little spooky lately, but it’s not all doom and gloom. Every week, we’re scouring the news to ge[...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

Michigan Tech Week: Behind the Scenes of the Michigan Tech Scene

The inaugural Michigan Tech Week is coming to Detroit! Michigan Tech Week brings together stakeholders in the Michigan tech ecosystem to connect and c[...]

Alli Kelly

By Alli Kelly

Company Culture Starts at the Ground Level with Livegistics

Livegistics founder, Justin Turk, is a third-generation entrepreneur in the construction industry. But instead of jumping right into construction like[...]