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Career Inspiration
By: Keith Cline | November 6, 2017
In our first episode of the VentureFizz Career Inspiration podcast, Keith Cline interviews Christina Luconi, the Chief People Officer at Rapid7. 
Career Forward
By: Keith Cline | November 6, 2017
Welcome to the November edition of Career Forward. This is a highly curated list of the top jobs from our BIZZpages.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | November 6, 2017
CareAcademy provides home care agencies, and caregivers going through independent training, video-based curriculum. We spoke with CareAcademy's Co-Founder, President, and CEO Helen Adeosun and the company's CTO Yvan Castilloux about the company's founding story and what makes their product ideal for home caregivers.
Career Inspiration
By: Keith Cline | November 3, 2017
It's true, VentureFizz is finally launching it's first podcast, and it's called Career Inspiration. We’ll take a deep dive into how you build out a talent acquisition function, plus lots of useful tips for job seekers.
Talent on the Move
By: Keith Cline | November 3, 2017
Here's your look at the latest hires and promotions across the Boston tech community at Toast, Formlabs, Catalant, DigitalOcean, Spotify, Definitive Healthcare, LogMeIn, Interactions, TrueMotion, CollegeVine, Thunderbolt Innovation, Lovepop, Pepperlane, PowerInBox, and Axionus.
By: Colin W. Barry | November 3, 2017
Here's your preview of events coming your way in Boston's startup and tech sector!
By: Alexander Culafi | November 3, 2017
On November 2nd, MassChallenge honored 26 of its 128 startups for its annual awards ceremony, where close to 15 million dollars were awarded. The event also featured a discussion with WeWork Founder and CEO Adam Neumann. Here's our recap.
By: Tod Beardsley | November 3, 2017
Rapid7's 'Olivia' Experiment continues! VentureFizz had a chance to see the results of her crash security diet with her turning off location services and how she's learned from her past mistakes with her phone back-up.
By: Keith Cline | November 2, 2017
When it comes to Halloween, the Boston tech community doesn't mess around. Here's the recap of all the parties and all the amazing costumes.
By: Christina Luconi | November 2, 2017
For her 100th post, Christina Luconi addresses a heavier, but necessary topic: harassment in the workplace.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | November 2, 2017
Xinn is a 15-year old tech company that has recently gone through major changes but remains a major player in their technology space. VetnureFizz interviewed Xinn CEO and Co-Founder Paul Stansbury about the history of Xinn and how their pivot was more of a reboot.
By: Tod Beardsley | November 2, 2017
In honor of NCSAM, Rapid7 conducted a study on cybersecurity. Rapid7's 'Olivia' Experiment continues, this time from the point of view of the subject in question.
By: Colin W. Barry | November 1, 2017
Kronos recently opened their new headquarters in Lowell and commemorated the occasion on their 40th anniversary. VentureFizz had a chance to attend the ceremony, as well as taking a look at the new 16-floor building. The event recap is curated in a slideshow.
By: Tod Beardsley | November 1, 2017
Last month was National Cyber Security Awareness Month and Rapid7 conducted an exercise with a young urban Millenial with a strict cybersecurity regime. The company's Director of Research Tod Beardsley shares the report with VentureFizz.
Office Tours
By: Keith Cline | October 31, 2017
Check out our Office Tour featuring lots of pictures from Teikametrics' offices in Boston.
By: Alexander Culafi | October 31, 2017
Catalant Vice President of Sales Jim McInerny is a pro at building sales teams. We asked him to give us the lowdown on how he builds a team – and each new salesperson – from scratch.
Company Profiles
By: Alexander Culafi | October 30, 2017
SAP has been busy. In addition to being the tech giant it is, they're also doubling down on SAP Hybris and their CaaS (Commerce as a Service) platform. We sat down with SAP's Charles Nicholls, Wendy LaHaye, and Steve Brown to learn more about what they've been up to.
By: Colin W. Barry | October 30, 2017
For anyone with a passing knowledge of tech in Massachusetts, the cities and towns in the North Shore may not come to mind. It may come as a surprise that the towns of Salem, Gloucester, Beverly, and others are making strides to become more known for their entrepreneurial and tech scenes. VentureFizz researched into the region to see what kinds of companies and organizations are out there by the ocean.
Talent on the Move
By: Keith Cline | October 27, 2017
Here's your look at the latest hires and promotions across the Boston tech community at Clearsurance, ezCater, Cybereason, Alignable, Salsify, LogMeIn, Kyruus, SnapApp, Wellframe, PrismHR, Red Hat, PatientPing, Notarize, and Hearts on Fire.
By: Colin W. Barry | October 27, 2017
Here's your preview of events coming your way in Boston's startup and tech sector!
By: Keith Cline | October 26, 2017
Boston Product hosted a new event for frontline product managers called Unbox. Here's the recap and some of the details on their organization.
By: Christina Luconi | October 26, 2017
Last week, TUGG held their annual Tech Gives Back event. In her weekly post, Christina Luconi writes about the importance of giving back to others in the workplace. Whether or not it's because someone helped you out networking or because it makes you feel good, giving back is always a good thing.
Lead(H)er
By: Brianne Shelley | October 25, 2017
Stephanie Shore is the Chief Marketing Officer at MOO in Boston, where she is focused on all things related to MOO's brand and the company's customer team. Brianne Shelley interviewed Shore to learn more about her professional history and her current role at MOO.
By: Zach Winn | October 25, 2017
It may not be the first industry most people think of, but Boston has a burgeoning AI startup scene and has a history involving the technology. Zach Winn dove deep into the AI world in Boston and detailed companies, events, and culture surrounding it.
Office Tours
By: Colin W. Barry | October 24, 2017
Check out our Office Tour featuring lots of pictures from America's Test Kitchen's offices in Boston.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | October 24, 2017
Magurobotics's Zombait is a battery operated device that brings dead bait back to life. We spoke with company Co-Founder and CEO, Matthew Borowski about how a family friend, and lifelong fisherman, inspired the product. 
By: Keith Cline | October 23, 2017
Here's your preview of Shoobx's Drive Conference on November 14. It is a half day event which will have lots of useful information for anyone who is launching a company. 
By: Colin W. Barry | October 23, 2017
Every year, TUGG holds their annual Tech Gives Back event where tech companies across Boston volunteer to work with non-profit organizations. We’ve created a slideshow featuring several of the BIZZpage customers participating in this year’s Tech Gives Back.
Company Profiles
By: Colin W. Barry | October 23, 2017
Klarity is a startup out of MIT that developed a platform to automate contract reviews and sales agreements. We spoke with the company's Co-Founder and CEO Andrew Antos, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer Nischal Nadhamuni, and Head of Business Development Erin Winslow, about how their platform is making junior attorney's jobs a little bit easier.
Talent on the Move
By: Keith Cline | October 20, 2017
Here's your look at the latest hires and promotions across the Boston tech community at LogMeIn, Crimson Hexagon, WEVO, Drift, WinterWyman, 55 Institutional Partners, and Piaggio Fast Forward.

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