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ClearScholar launches new Butler University student app

On the evening of August 24, the “Founding 100” were established on Butler University’s campus. One hundred lucky Butler University students gained access to a new and exciting tool for campus engagement called the “Butler App.” Through a partnership between High Alpha portfolio company ClearScholar and Butler University, the Butler App was created with the

John McDonald’s 10 Lessons Learned About Entrepreneurship

They say timing is everything and it couldn’t have been more apropos that a $1 billion investment into Indiana innovation and entrepreneurship was announced the same morning John McDonald, CEO of CloudOne, gave the keynote speech at IBJ’s Fast 25 breakfast honoring an exclusive list of Indy’s fastest-growing private companies. With nearly a quarter of the list comprised of

Millennials, Success, and the Perils of Cereal

A study published earlier this year, “Why Millennials Won’t Eat Cereal,” premised that this 20- to 30-something demographic shies away from the breakfast food because it’s too much work to prepare and clean up. Articles bemoaning millennials have been in vogue for some time now. Why millennials are slackers. Why millennials feel entitled. Why millennials

Josh Baker put Indianapolis on the music map

Through the back door of the Murphy Arts Building in Fountain Square, up the old wooden stairs on the right, and down a corridor filled with concert posters and a salvaged piano, you’ll find a renovated space that hosts MOKB Presents and Do317.  As you pass through the halls of the second story, you’ll get

Video Interview: Meet Jenny Vance, Executive Vice President of Sales at PERQ

Jenny Vance is an entrepreneur who well-respected for her experience in tech sales and lead generation in the Indianapolis technology community and beyond. She co-founded LeadJen, a lead generation company, which under her leadership was recognized twice on the Inc. 5000 List of Fastest Growing Companies, and in 2013 with a TechPoint Mira Award for IT/Tech Service