Monthly Archives: December 2017

Good to Know: A Man Mortgages His House To Charter A Plane …

Today in Good To Know: What it takes to be a successful entrepreneur, why Facebook is a great place to work, next steps for Madison-based GrocerKey, government assistance to diversify the tech sector, and a new report indicates that Wisconsin’s middle class is declining faster than the rest of the country’s.

StartingBlock signals Madison’s entrepreneurial maturity

By Kirsten Adshead/motherbility Madison’s entrepreneurial community is coalescing. Several pieces  — business accelerators, nonprofit support, entrepreneurial festivals — have been forming for years. But in May 2018, many of them will come together in StartingBlock, a 40,000-square-foot “entrepreneurial hub” that puts entrepreneurs, investors, advisers and others in one place.