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Our most engaging stories of 2014

Techpoint.org really took off in 2014. There’s so much momentum leading into 2015 and so many stories to tell about Indiana’s fast-growing tech scene that it’s only going to get better! We are looking forward to another year of shining a spotlight on Indiana tech companies, startups, tech jobs, tech community events, and the remarkable

Is Indianapolis America’s Most Surprising City?

It’s official! Indianapolis has been named “America’s Most Surprising City” by travel site Lonely Planet. Just days apart, the site also ranked Indianapolis sixth on its list of the top 10 American destinations primed for a visit in 2015. You can check out the Lonely Planet rankings here and here. It’s opportune timing for these lifestyle

Indy media buzzing about tech workforce report

Indy’s appetite for tech news is growing, and Indy media have served up some tasty tech news entrees over the past week! Inside Indiana Business, the Indianapolis Business Journal and WIBC-Radio all covered the release of TechPoint’s second Workforce Report, which highlights the tech skills that are most in demand among tech employers and the continuing

3 Ways to Pitch in the Digital Era

To galvanize is to spur into action, to stimulate. Successes from 2013 have galvanized TinderBox throughout 2014: in addition to doubling our staff, we’ve strengthened our commitment to building a comprehensive product that evolves by placing a premium on our clients’ feedback. TinderBox now supports more stages of the sales cycle, helping sales teams save

5 reasons small business owners should switch to cloud accounting

Why choose cloud accounting? Because the process of paying your bills is more convenient, your expense reports are easier, your financial analytics are real-time and at your fingertips, there’s much less chance of fraud or embezzlement, and everything’s backed up in the cloud. But the most amazing thing of about cloud accounting … you don’t

Three Ways to Attract Women in Technology

Editor’s Note: The Indiana Governor’s Conference for Women is October 21, so we couldn’t have picked a better time for this thought provoking piece from TriNet on women in technology. Technology is still a male-dominated industry. Some say it’s due to chauvinistic managers who are naturally inclined to hire men. Others claim it’s the lack