Business Class: Madison music streaming startup LÜM to close for good | Business News

Just a few months after announcing its intent to embrace what could be the next age of the internet, Madison-based music streaming company LÜM (Live Undiscovered Music) is shutting down for good. The closure comes after the startup, which operates out of its East Side office, said at the end of December it was relaunching … Read more

Startup Community: ‘Hire slow, fire fast’ – why you need this startup mantra

The nature of startups often drives many leaders to be quick to hire (“we need someone now!”), but slow to fire. They say they are busy, lack resources and would rather avoid awkward conversations. But this needs to be reversed: here is why ‘hire slow, fire fast’ is a better strategy. Dream team every timeProduct, … Read more

UMass Lowell’s Haverhill iHub Plans Digital Equity Challenge with Winners Receiving Startup Help

To submit Business Bulletin announcements, click on image. UMass Lowell’s Innovation Hub in Haverhill and its partners are seeking contestants for its Digital Equity Challenge in April, where winners will be awarded seed money and resources to develop and ultimately launch their ideas. Winning ideas and projects will address the digital divide and expand digital … Read more