10 'GO-TO' SOURCES (BEYOND THE USUAL) TO STAY CURRENT ON TECH STARTUPS (SLANT TOWARD #CHICAGO)

  1. Business Insider (10 things to know in tech)
  2. Curated Twitter Lists (I have created a 100+VC list which you can find @Gieriet)
  3. Crunchbase
  4. Kara Swisher's ReCode/Decode podcasts
  5. The Muse (peruse Companies Hiring Like Crazy eblasts-you'll get a sense for where there is growth)
  6. Built in Chicago (also in LA, Boulder, etc)
  7. Chicago Inno (also Boston, Austin, etc)
  8. Technori (pitch nights; rolling out nationally)
  9. Mattermark
  10. The Broadsheet eblast (about women in business) as well as Venture section - both from Fortune