Weekly Recap: Puffery, zero females and puppies with shotguns

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Posted: Monday, March 10, 2014 12:00 am

Kelson Sans is one of the ten fonts Flywheel shared as their favorite fonts in a blog last week. 

Every Monday Silicon Prairie News' editorial team will share some of the interesting regional content we've read over the last week.


  • After almost six months with The Gazette Company, We Create Here's Sarah Binder reflects on some of the experiences she's had along the way and some of the themes she hopes to continue exploring in the Creative Corridor's startup community. — We Create Here
  • We always love hearing how other companies handle remote working—and Kasey McCurdy's post about growing a Des Moines team for the Silicon Valley startup (Bunchball) he works for is no exception. — Welch Avenue Daily
  • Stop with all of the "puffery." Social Money co-founder Michael Ferrari is begging you. — Michael Ferrari's personal blog 

Kansas City

  • Why startup life may be better outside of the Valley. Why? KC barbecue (among other reasons). – Clarity
  • The Kauffman Foundation's Thom Ruhe is interviewed by Pipeline CEO Joni Cobb and discusses Pipeline in the early days, when Pipeline went regional, and the power of entrepreneurship in a community. – Pipeline


We love to hear what you're up to! Read something interesting about entrepreneurship or startups in the Midwest? Send it our way at editor@siliconprairienews.com

Credits: Photo from Flywheel blog.

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