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Government Hackathons: Five Steps to Success

Computer workers falling asleep from working so hard.

Friendly competition can bring out the best of us, and when developing government innovation, hackathons can help solve certain challenges through crowdsourced innovation and build engagement across your constituency.  So how does it work, and how can you hold an effective government hackathon? Set Up Resources A good hackathon gives everyone who takes part in … Continued

Advaiya: Setting Challenges, Shattering Expectations

This interview is part of a regular IdeaScale spotlight series of our partners. In the past month, you’ve heard from OneLogin and HapYak, but today we are highlighting Advaiya – a digital consultancy that provides strategy consulting, technical and marketing content, training and evangelism, software development, staffing and creative services to clients around the globe. … Continued

Not Another Fundraiser

Not another fundraiser, kid. I can’t take it. I’m all out of room for festive Christmas wrapping paper, I absolutely cannot justify buying more candy and further violating my diet, please don’t ask me to select one of the humbled and well-meaning neighborhood guys at an auction. I’m done. Thank god there are crowdfunding opportunities … Continued