Sharing our SaaS stacks helps us make smarter tech investments

Sharing our SaaS stacks helps us make smarter tech investments

“Hey #MsTech’rs – What SaaS product do you recommend using to manage projects?” How many times have you seen this in Ms.Tech: Someone is looking to buy a new product or they’ve heard about a product, and they post to ask other members if they use it or have recommendations to … Read More

MADE IN CHICAGO WEEK: TRENDING IN TECH

MADE IN CHICAGO WEEK: TRENDING IN TECH

General Assembly Chicago has turned one! To celebrate they partnered with Time Out Chicago to host “Made in Chicago,” a week honoring the local innovators and trends that make The Windy City second to none—from food and comedy to sports and media to tech and entrepreneurship. Kicking things off — a birthday … Read More

November Mastermind: Apps We #cantlivewithout

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With over 1.5 million apps available in the App Store and that same amount in Google Play, it’s not humanly possible to single-handedly weed out the best from all the rest.  For the November Ms. Tech Mastermind session, fellow Ms. Tech Life Hackers met to use their collective wisdom to … Read More

Is Being an Entrepreneur an Occupation or Mindset?

Being new to the tech industry, I was really looking forward to my first Ms.Tech event — and I was not disappointed! “Itch to Start: Entrepreneurship and Intrapreneurship” offered insightful commentary from a diverse panel of professionals that got to the heart of what it means to be an entrepreneur. … Read More

What To Do When You’ve Hit Twitter’s Follow Limit

“You are unable to follow more people at this time.” Wah-wah. If you’ve received that message from Twitter when you tried to follow someone, you probably reached your Twitter follow limit.   In an effort to fight spamming, Twitter has imposed a system wide account follow limit of 2,000 and … Read More

Mastermind Recap: Event Planning

Each week Ms.Tech hosts a Mastermind Lunch session from 12-1pm at Grind. Women from all walks of life meet up to discuss one tech or business related topic and to share their knowledge. Daniela Bolzmann, co-founder of We Deliver, led this week’s Mastermind Lunch on event planning tools sponsored by BeeReminded.  Answering questions from Ms. … Read More

3 Ways to Make To Make Better Business Notes

When you think of Evernote, you probably think of it as a simple digital note-taking tool.  You have probably downloaded it to your desktop or phone, but you may be wondering how you could use it to make better business notes.  Here are a few ways you can use it to simplify … Read More

How I Published My Book of Poetry

Publishing my book became incredibly overwhelming For a long time, I have wanted to publish a book of poetry.  So last year I decided to learn how to self publish using Amazon.com.  I started the process by gathering all of my poems and used fiverr.com to have a book cover … Read More

Marketing with iBeacon & Geofencing

Tech tools for local “Brick & Mortar” reach. Each week Ms.Tech hosts a Mastermind Lunch session from 12-1pm at Grind. Women from all walks of life meet up to discuss one tech or business related topic and to share their knowledge. This week we had gifting app Gratafy sponsor our lunch and discuss how they … Read More