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Why Do We Waste Time When We Know We Should Be Working?

Of course none of my readers have this problem, but in case you know others who do....wink-wink.HR Column by Eva Del RioSee More
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1MillionCups - Gainesville at Santa Fe CIED

May 18, 2016 from 9am to 10am
Follow us on Twitter @1MillionCupsGNV for the latest updates!Every Wednesday morning, one or two early-stage startups present their companies to a diverse audience of their peers, mentors, educators, and advisors.Prior to presenting, the founder prepares by incorporating lessons from the Kauffman Founders School “Powerful Presentations” series, featuring Nathan Gold.Each founder presents for six minutes, followed by a 20-minute question-and-answer session with the audience.Visit the 1MC website for more informationSee More
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1MillionCups - Gainesville at Santa Fe CIED

May 11, 2016 from 9am to 10am
Follow us on Twitter @1MillionCupsGNV for the latest updates!Every Wednesday morning, one or two early-stage startups present their companies to a diverse audience of their peers, mentors, educators, and advisors.Prior to presenting, the founder prepares by incorporating lessons from the Kauffman Founders School “Powerful Presentations” series, featuring Nathan Gold.Each founder presents for six minutes, followed by a 20-minute question-and-answer session with the audience.Visit the 1MC website for more informationSee More
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1MillionCups - Gainesville at Santa Fe CIED

May 4, 2016 from 9am to 10am
Follow us on Twitter @1MillionCupsGNV for the latest updates!Every Wednesday morning, one or two early-stage startups present their companies to a diverse audience of their peers, mentors, educators, and advisors.Prior to presenting, the founder prepares by incorporating lessons from the Kauffman Founders School “Powerful Presentations” series, featuring Nathan Gold.Each founder presents for six minutes, followed by a 20-minute question-and-answer session with the audience.Visit the 1MC website for more informationSee More
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GAIN Monthly Networking with Captozyme COO Helena Cowley at UF Hilton University of Florida Conference Center Gainesville

April 27, 2016 from 11:30am to 1pm
***RSVP HERE***About the SpeakerHelena Cowley, M.Sc.  - Chief Operating OfficerMrs. Helena Cowley started her career as a research engineer at Volvo Car Corporation developing test methods for surface coatings.  Formally trained in Bioengineering, Mrs. Cowley continued to develop in various research positions until joining Captozyme LLC in 2011.  While at Captozyme she has designed and managed successful pre-clinical studies for proof-of-concept and regulatory approvals, established and managed a GLP laboratory, and has been instrumental in the receipt of four SBIR grants from the NIH. Her work has resulted in two pending patents.  She currently runs operations to successfully commercialize Captozyme’s first food products by the end of 2016.  Mrs. Cowley will graduate with her MBA in 2016 from the University of Florida. About the CompanyCaptozyme develops food products for kidney stone prevention diets.  These…See More
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GAIN's 7th Annual FastPitch Competition! at Gainesville Golf and Country Club

April 28, 2016 from 5pm to 8pm
RSVP TODAY!!Calling all Spectators: Speed-dating for Startups!!!Selected start-ups will compete in a speed-dating style event where the entrepreneurs ('Pitchers') have 2 minutes to pitch their business idea to specially recruited investors, mentors or service providers (the 'Catchers'). The Catchers will vote on the best Pitcher, who will take home the coveted FastPitch Bat.Here's how it works: there will be 12 innings (baseball, get it?). Each inning lasts 5 minutes. Pitchers will have 2 minutes (max) to give their elevator pitch to a table of 3-4 Catchers and then 2-3 minutes for feedback from the Catchers, allowing to fine tune as they go through the event. They can also ask questions, offer business advice or make a date to learn more. The winners will be announced once all “innings” have been completed. 12 companies were selected to participate.TICKET…See More
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Mega Mixer! at World of Beer

May 6, 2016 from 6pm to 8pm
*** REGISTER HERE ***Mix and mingle with Gainesville's innovators, young professionals and tech leaders at this unique networking event. Coming together will be members of Alachua County Emerging Leaders, the Gainesville Area Innovation Network, and the Chamber's Gainesville Tech Council for free appetizers, drinks, and door prizes.*** REGISTER HERE ***See More
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1MillionCups - Gainesville at Santa Fe CIED

June 29, 2016 from 9am to 10am
Follow us on Twitter @1MillionCupsGNV for the latest updates! Every Wednesday morning, one or two early-stage startups present their companies to a diverse audience of their peers, mentors, educators, and advisors. Prior to presenting, the founder prepares by incorporating lessons from the Kauffman Founders School “Powerful Presentations” series, featuring Nathan Gold.Each founder presents for six minutes, followed by a 20-minute question-and-answer session with the audience.Visit the 1MC website for more informationSee More
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1MillionCups - Gainesville at Santa Fe CIED

June 22, 2016 from 9am to 10am
Follow us on Twitter @1MillionCupsGNV for the latest updates!Every Wednesday morning, one or two early-stage startups present their companies to a diverse audience of their peers, mentors, educators, and advisors.Prior to presenting, the founder prepares by incorporating lessons from the Kauffman Founders School “Powerful Presentations” series, featuring Nathan Gold.Each founder presents for six minutes, followed by a 20-minute question-and-answer session with the audience.Visit the 1MC website for more informationSee More
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1MillionCups - Gainesville at Santa Fe CIED

June 15, 2016 from 9am to 10am
Follow us on Twitter @1MillionCupsGNV for the latest updates!Every Wednesday morning, one or two early-stage startups present their companies to a diverse audience of their peers, mentors, educators, and advisors.Prior to presenting, the founder prepares by incorporating lessons from the Kauffman Founders School “Powerful Presentations” series, featuring Nathan Gold.Each founder presents for six minutes, followed by a 20-minute question-and-answer session with the audience.Visit the 1MC website for more informationSee More
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1MillionCups - Gainesville at Santa Fe CIED

June 8, 2016 from 9am to 10am
Follow us on Twitter @1MillionCupsGNV for the latest updates!Every Wednesday morning, one or two early-stage startups present their companies to a diverse audience of their peers, mentors, educators, and advisors.Prior to presenting, the founder prepares by incorporating lessons from the Kauffman Founders School “Powerful Presentations” series, featuring Nathan Gold.Each founder presents for six minutes, followed by a 20-minute question-and-answer session with the audience.Visit the 1MC website for more informationSee More
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1MillionCups - Gainesville at Santa Fe CIED

June 1, 2016 from 9am to 10am
Follow us on Twitter @1MillionCupsGNV for the latest updates!Every Wednesday morning, one or two early-stage startups present their companies to a diverse audience of their peers, mentors, educators, and advisors.Prior to presenting, the founder prepares by incorporating lessons from the Kauffman Founders School “Powerful Presentations” series, featuring Nathan Gold.Each founder presents for six minutes, followed by a 20-minute question-and-answer session with the audience.Visit the 1MC website for more informationSee More
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1MillionCups - Gainesville at Santa Fe CIED

May 25, 2016 from 9am to 10am
Follow us on Twitter @1MillionCupsGNV for the latest updates!Every Wednesday morning, one or two early-stage startups present their companies to a diverse audience of their peers, mentors, educators, and advisors.Prior to presenting, the founder prepares by incorporating lessons from the Kauffman Founders School “Powerful Presentations” series, featuring Nathan Gold.Each founder presents for six minutes, followed by a 20-minute question-and-answer session with the audience.Visit the 1MC website for more informationSee More
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1MillionCups - Gainesville at Santa Fe CIED

May 18, 2016 from 9am to 10am
Follow us on Twitter @1MillionCupsGNV for the latest updates!Every Wednesday morning, one or two early-stage startups present their companies to a diverse audience of their peers, mentors, educators, and advisors.Prior to presenting, the founder prepares by incorporating lessons from the Kauffman Founders School “Powerful Presentations” series, featuring Nathan Gold.Each founder presents for six minutes, followed by a 20-minute question-and-answer session with the audience.Visit the 1MC website for more informationSee More
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“Stay” Interviews Can Prevent Exit Interviews

Started by Eva Del Rio in GAINnet Mar 4. 0 Replies

Do you want to keep your best talent and not be surprised by a sudden resignation? try "stay" interviews...HR Column by Eva Del RioContinue

Why won't my profile picture upload correctly?

Started by GAIN in FAQ Aug 19, 2015. 0 Replies

If your picture won't upload correctly to our website, consider this:Your picture may be too big. If the photo you are trying to upload is much larger than a thumbnail size, it probably won't display correctly. A simple way to re-size your picture…Continue

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Uber Service in Gainesville

Started by Duncan Kabinu in GAINnet Aug 5, 2015. 0 Replies

Please come support Uber in GainesvilleTomorrow evening at the City Commission meeting (7PM) the issue of making Uber legal in Gainesville will be brought up. For those who have used Uber or support Uber its highly recommended to please come in…Continue

Amazing time as a road warrior, read to come home, but is that Gainesville?

Started by James Kies in GAINnet Jul 9, 2015. 0 Replies

Friends, I have had an amazing 18+ years professionally building software.  I have most recently been working with C#, ASP.NET, MVC, AngularJs, WebApi, EF, SQL, SignalR but also have production level experience working in Sliverlight/WCFRia,…Continue

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Why Do We Waste Time When We Know We Should Be Working?

Posted by Eva Del Rio on April 29, 2016 at 8:20am 0 Comments

Of course none of my readers have this problem, but in case you know others who do....wink-wink.

HR Column by Eva Del Rio

Job Offer Includes a Forgivable Loan – Should I Take It?

Posted by Eva Del Rio on April 22, 2016 at 7:37am 0 Comments

Have you heard of one of these? find out all about it.

HR Column by Eva Del Rio

When your Great New Hire is Acting Unprofessional

Posted by Eva Del Rio on April 15, 2016 at 8:04am 0 Comments

Sometimes a new employee needs some coaching and guidance....

HR Column by Eva Del Rio

Gainesville Launches 1 Million Cups to Educate, Connect Local Entrepreneurs

Posted by GAIN on April 8, 2016 at 11:26am 0 Comments

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