Startups in the Midwest

A collection of articles and videos looking at Startups in the Midwestern region of the USA

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Article entrepreneur.com

Detroit: The 21st Century Boomtown | Entrepreneur - Entrepreneur (2018)


The Motor City has epitomized both America's past industrial dominance and the despair of economic decline. It now is the epitome of urban resurgence.

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Article nytimes.com

Silicon Valley Is Over, Says Silicon Valley - The New York Times


About a dozen venture capitalists recently took a bus tour through the Midwest, and a funny thing happened: They caught the heartland bug.

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Article iasc-culture.org

On Being Midwestern: The Burden of Normality - The Hedgehog Review


After my Texas-born wife and I moved to Michigan—an eleven-hour drive in the snow, during which time itself seemed to widen and flatten with the terrain—I found myself pressed i...

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Article venturebeat.com

Meet the disrupted: A photo essay of 2 American towns | VentureBeat - VentureBeat (2018)


I grew up in the kind of American small town that wraps its kids in kindness and surrounds the grownups in neighborly congeniality, a town where everyone knew everybody and ever...

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Article city-journal.org

Grand Rapids, MI: Manufacturing a Comeback - City Journal (2018)


Grand Rapids has become a midwestern economic star and is generating new industrial jobs.

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Article purpose.jobs

Hiring for Tech Jobs has Increased More than 100% in These Midwestern Cities


The Midwest may not be known for its thriving tech startup scene. But jobs data show tons of Midwestern tech companies are hiring, making the region worth looking into for tech ...

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