- 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 survey byJuly 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.
- Relevancy, Reach & ReturnJune 28, 2016 - 2:18 pm
It’s an exciting time to be part of the New Hampshire tech ecosystem — and to be part of the New Hampshire High Tech Council!
As the newly elected Chair, I have the privilege of working with the Board and our membership to build on the solid foundation put in place under Paul Mailhot’s leadership over the past three years. Read more.
- Defining a Tech Ecosystem – tech companies versus tech workersJune 28, 2016 - 2:03 pm
What defines a company as a “tech company” in 2016? Certainly not the same definition we used a decade or more ago, which was probably along the lines of “a company that focused specifically on developing a product or service that was highly dependent on technological tools and skills of its employees. Let’s look at some examples of today’s tech-driven companies or organizations.” Read more.