Lafayette Startups

Transparent Entrepreneurship Advice and Case Studies in Business Growth

Lafayette is on the Verge. Located along the famous Wabash river, Lafayette’s startup scene is growing fast. With Purdue nearby, this city has many young entrepreneurs looking to take their ideas and turn them into a reality.

Purdue startup SPEAK MODalities recently won the 2014 International GAIN-TEN Business Pitch Challenge. This German International award is given to startups that are commercializing an innovation of strong market viability with global impact potential.

Lafayette has a tight knit group of practical entrepreneurs that meet up at co-working spaces like MatchBOX, The Anvil, and The Foundry. Events like Startup Weekend Lafayette are popular among the Lafayette small business community. People in this community often describe Lafayette with the words “potential” and “change”.

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How to Build a Stronger Team

Tony Monteleone | November 6, 2013

Why Every Founder Should Give a TED Talk (and How to Optimize the Opportunity)

Matt Hunckler | October 25, 2013

A Whole Lot More than Hoosier Hospitality

Alec Synnestvedt | October 14, 2013

Entrepreneur Education

Alec Synnestvedt | October 8, 2013

Don’t Feed The Patent Trolls: An Entrepreneur’s Guide to IP Law

Tim Hickle | August 28, 2013

Verge Team Dominate

Matt Hunckler | August 22, 2013