- NH High Tech Council Extends TechOut Competition Entry Period to September 2, 2016August 12, 2016 - 9:23 am
Technology startups now have two more weeks to enter New Hampshire’s largest startup competition; the application deadline for TechOut has been extended to noon on Friday, September 2. Jointly organized by the NH High Tech Council (Council) and AlphaLoft, TechOut is entering its fifth year of recognizing talented entrepreneurs by awarding a half a million dollars in financing over the course of five years. Read more.
- Enriching the Employment Experience Focus of August 10 TechWomen Power BreakfastJuly 26, 2016 - 12:37 pm
The New Hampshire High Tech Council (Council) will host its next TechWomen Power Breakfast on Wednesday, August 10 from 7:30 to 9 am at the Manchester Country Club, 180 South River Road in Bedford. The event will feature three diverse programs including a “tech talk” that provides an in-depth overview of Microsoft Office 365™; a discussion of how to successfully integrate work and life; and an exploration of how millennials, Gen X-ers,” and baby boomers can all learn from one another. Read more.
- Startups shine at EOYJuly 20, 2016 - 1:44 pm
If you were at our Entrepreneur of the Year award event earlier this spring, you were no doubt inspired by the hard work, enthusiasm and deserved success of the winners and finalists that night. Patrick Sullivan, Howard Brodsky and Marjorie and Steve Thorpe personify what our business community can achieve. Read more.
- Inspiring Manchester Students in STEMJuly 19, 2016 - 2:48 pm
What did Bill Gates, Neil deGrasse Tyson, and Jane Goodall all have at least once in their successful careers? Inspiration.
Fostering inspiration in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) among New Hampshire’s youth is a goal of the new UNH Cooperative Extension STEM Docent program. Following the recommendation of Governor Hassan’s Task Force on K-12 STEM Education report, the program offers hands-on learning opportunities for youth to strengthen STEM foundations in order to meet the expected workforce needs in the state. Read more.
- Please complete this brief workforce talent surveyJuly 12, 2016 - 11:43 am
The Council is working together with the NH Department of Resources and Economic Development (DRED) to collect crucial data about hiring and recruiting, which will be used in planning ongoing workforce innovation initiatives. Please take a few minutes and complete the brief survey, or forward it along to your operations or human resources contact, so your company’s needs are included in the results and future solutions.