Lessons From the Trump Victory

I woke this morning in shock. How had Trump won? Who in the world were these people that were voting for him? I didn’t know any of them. Among my Facebook feed and friends, I could count the number of his fans on a single hand.   Every morning, I, like so many people, wake […]

“But I Don’t Have Time!”

Imagine yourself walking across a bridge on a sunny spring day. A river churns below you, littered with debris from the spring runoff. As you reach the midpoint of a bridge, you spot a little girl struggling in the rapids.   Spurred to action, you leap over the edge of the bridge into the water. […]

2016 Dao Ventures Entrepreneurship Competition

Dao Ventures, a Sino-US impact investment and accelerator group, joins forces with Dongsheng Science and Technology Park to launch the second annual Dongsheng-Dao Ventures US-China Entrepreneurship Competition! Competitors from around the globe pitch their products and services for the chance to receive cash prizes, significant investments and mentoring, and free office space in one of […]

Washington, DC-Region’s First Startup Census

Netcito has partnered up with Fosterly to become apart of their 2016 Startup Census. Fosterly is a community of entrepreneurs, creators, creatives, and collaborators who make it possible for Washington, DC, Maryland, and Virginia entrepreneurs to connect and share useful resources with one another.   Fosterly is currently gathering data for the region’s first granular […]

The Struggle For Space Solved

Finding space in the city is no easy task. Sometimes you need extra room for a full-team meeting or just want a change of scenery to spark creativity. Meet Breather. With Breather, you have access to all types of meeting spaces at your fingertips. Book rooms by the hour and size of space, with on- […]

Mindfulness Training Workshop

Giving work meaning is all about attention, awareness, and the mental habits that lead to greater emotional intelligence. Join us at 1776 for a mindfulness training workshop hosted by Arnold Raizon, meditation specialist and founder of Zimmeditation, and David Conley, startup Sherpa, business therapist, and coach.   Learn about mindfulness, using emotional intelligence at the […]

Vegetable and Butcher is Officially Live!

Netcito member Turner Hoff recently launched his food delivery service Vegetable and Butcher. In the age of Seamless and Postmates, what sets V + B apart? For starters, it’s good-for-you food – their food is not only delicious, it is also healthy. V + B uses in-season ingredients that are sustainably sourced from farmers they […]

Saying Yes to Stress

My meditation practice has been slipping lately. I still manage to get on the cushion every day, but the sessions have been getting shorter. After starting a practice almost two years ago, I have come to value the time spent being still, focusing my attention on my breath.   Over the past few weeks, however, […]

The Entrepreneur Way with Dave Conley

Dave Conley, Gocito member and founder of limitl.es, was a featured guest on The Entrepreneur Way to discuss how he started limitl.es, business success tips, and his path to happiness. Listen here as Dave shares his journey with podcast host, Neil Ball.   “If you stop focusing on the wrong thing and start focusing on […]

Make an Impact Volunteering with BUILD

Aaron Litz, community manager at BUILD, is looking for volunteers for the 2016 – 2017 academic year! Work directly with students in under-resourced areas to teach them the skills they need to prepare them for high school, college, and their future careers. BUILD works to ignite the passion in young boys and girls living in […]