Who is The Challenge Cup DC’s Hottest Showcasing Startup?

“In case you missed it, Tech Cocktail has proudly partnered with 1776, the Washington, DC-based startup incubator, to bring you the Challenge Cup – a global competition to identify the hottest startups in education, energy, health, and smart cities.Earlier this week, the first Challenge Cup was held at 1776 in DC, where 36 startups vied for the four regional winners’ spots within their respective category.”

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What’s the human experience of long-term unemployment? IDEO.org and the Rockefeller Foundation team up to capture the real-life experiences of job seekers and employers.

Long-term unemployed job seekers face a range of challenges in seeking, interviewing, attaining, and retaining satisfying work experiences. From stigmatization due to past history to the inability to properly translate valuable skills developed during unemployment, job seekers often face storytelling struggles during the application process. To add to these barriers, the modern online method of job seeking has led to aimless applying, ignoring qualifications or level of interest. More »

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