Startup Stories: Where learning is fun

    Startups often confront problems unique to their ecosystem, only 5% of the firms that get established in the country survive due to many factors. There are mentors and portals that come to their guidance in the time of need, but the community lacks content that’s lighter and yet informative, something that’ll help solve problems in […]

    WVIK collecting Q-C stories for podcasts

    Lacy Scarmana, of WVIK, Quad Cities NPR, is the producer of the radio station’s newest podcast, The Great Quad Cities Listen. The program will collect, preserve and share area residents’ stories. Scarmana, an Iowa Broadcast News Association award winner who, as digital curator, helped WVIK take second place from the Illinois Associated Press Broadcasters Association […]

    ‘Sleep With Me’ Podcast Promises Boring Bedtime Stories, Insomnia Relief

    closemore Drew Ackerman is a storyteller whose tales are so dull, convoluted and meandering that they’re likely to put you to sleep. And that’s exactly the point. Ackerman is the writer, producer and narrator of the wildly popular “Sleep With Me Podcast,” which promises “lulling, droning, boring” bedtime stories to “distract your racing mind.” “Our […]