Monthly Archives: December 2015

Photo by MANUEL MARTINEZ ThoughtWorks developers Chelsea Komlo, from left, and

Photo by MANUEL MARTINEZ ThoughtWorks developers Chelsea Komlo, from left, and
Joanna Parke knew ThoughtWorks didn't have enough women in technology jobs when she hired on 12 years ago. Instead of wringing her hands, the company's North American managing director rolled up her sleeves. Today a third of the Chicago-based …
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Tech roundup: Salesforce buys SteelBrick, daily fantasy is still open for

Tech roundup: Salesforce buys SteelBrick, daily fantasy is still open for
The program is free and open to students at Northwestern University, The Illinois Institute of Technology, The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, The University of Illinois at Chicago, DeVry University, Loyola University Chicago, and The …
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37signals Earns Millions Each Year. Its CEO's Model? His Cleaning Lady

37signals Earns Millions Each Year. Its CEO's Model? His Cleaning Lady
Jason Fried is a founder and CEO of 37signals, a software company based in Chicago. Fried also treats 37signals as something of a laboratory for innovative workplace practices—such as a recent experiment in shortening the summer workweek to just four …
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37Signals No More – Changes Name To Basecamp And Drops All Products But Its

37Signals No More – Changes Name To Basecamp And Drops All Products But Its
37Signals has always been a different sort of a company. 15 years of existence has seen it launch a plethora of products and also create (and later open source) the immensely popular Ruby on Rails development framework. They've written books, blogged …
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3 Stocks with Surging Short Interest: GrubHub Inc. (GRUB), EP Energy

3 Stocks with Surging Short Interest: GrubHub Inc. (GRUB), EP Energy
As of December 15, 2015, short interest for GrubHub Inc. (GRUB) stood at 21511873 shares, an increase compared to 20662816 shares on November 30, 2015. This short interest comprises 30.1 percent of the entire float. Short interest ratio now stands at …
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