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Traci Cox: The Value of Business Partnerships

Traci Cox, President of Temple & Associates, met with us to explore the value of business partnerships, managing partnership challenges and how partnerships enhance business opportunities. Questions that Traci answers: [2:50] What does Business Partnerships mean to you and how is it related to trust? [3:24] Can you share an experience where you had to create a partnership to me...
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Jason Patel: Moving from Individual Contributor to Business and Strategy Leader

Jason Patel, the Chief Technology Officer for Ensighten, met with us to discuss moving from being an individual contributor to overseeing, leading and guiding the work of others, new challenges that one faces and what he's learned over his career. Highlights: Defining a win as a business leader vs individual contributor.Motivations to move from a large firm to a startup company.Preparing y...
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Chicago’s Public, Nonprofit and Philanthropic Leaders Develop $50 Million Program to Provide Free, High-Speed Internet for Four Years

Chicago Launches Groundbreaking Initiative to Bridge Digital Divide, Providing Free High-Speed Internet Access to Over 100,000 Cps Students CHICAGO – Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot today announced the launch of ‘Chicago Connected,’ a groundbreaking program that will provide free high-speed internet service to approximately 100,000 Chicago Public Schools (CPS) students in their households. This f...
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New City project “The 78” to bring new educational and economic opportunities to Chicagoans while highlighting the city’s tech economy

Mayor Lightfoot joins Governor Pritzker, University of Illinois and Related Midwest to Announce New Discovery Partners Institute Headquarters in Chicago. CHICAGO— Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot today joined Governor JB Pritzker, the University of Illinois System and Near South Side community members to announce the University of Illinois’ Discovery Partners Institute (DPI) will anchor the first phase...
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Edwin Ukpaby: Evolution of Healthcare Technology Processes

Interview Edwin Ukpaby - Great Tech Pros
Edwin Ukpaby, Healthcare I T Professional and CEO of Medix Systems Consultants, met with us to discuss how technology in the healthcare industry has evolved with healthcare business processes. In this discussion Edwin shares: The evolution of patient-person centered healthcare. Why usability and interoperability are key factors in the future of process technology in healthcare. Differenti...
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Ed Fisher: Educational Foundation

In this episode, Ed Fisher, System Engineer and CEO of Ed Fishers and Associates, sits down with us to share what he has learned over his 30+ year career as a technology professional. Excerpt from the Interview: Wylie Blanchard: What key certifications and/or degrees are prominent for networking and system engineering - I T careers? Ed Fisher:...
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Interview with Dan Rey: Solution Architect of Microsoft

Dan Rey, Solution Architect of Microsoft, sat down with us to share what he has learned over his career as a technology professional. In this discussion we touch on: How technology has shifted over time. Dan’s path to a career in technology. Gaining experience and expertise. Books, certifications, user groups and more. Excerpt from the Interview: Wylie B...
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PR Tech Biz: News from the City of Albany NY, Atlanta, Aurora and Chicago

Albany NY
 PR Tech BIZ from Great Tech Pros: Each month we take a quick look at the local business technology news that's happening in a city near you and then share it in an easy to read and digest format. Governor Cuomo Announces $21 Million to Create Economic Opportunity for Dairy Farmers Statewide Funding Helps Agriculture Industry Improve Business Operations; Encourages Use of Technology that ...
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PR Tech Biz: News from the City of Joliet, Aurora, Springfield, Wheaton, Atlanta & Chicago

Rialto Square Theatre in downtown Joliet
PR Tech BIZ from Great Tech Pros: Each month we take a quick look at the local business technology news that's happening in a city near you and then share it in an easy to read and digest format.   City of Joliet receives 2013 State of Illinois Governor's Sustainability Award Joliet, IL  The City of Joliet was honored with a 2013 State of Illinois Governor’s Sustainability Aw...
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