An Insight From Kansas City Software Development Company Twentyseven Global: Are IT Talent Shortages Preventing Kansas City from Becoming America’s Most Entrepreneurial City?

Kansas City has been generating a lot of buzz on becoming America’s most entrepreneurial city, but talent shortages and innovation challenges may be getting in the way. According to KCNext, the home for Kansas City’s technology industry, more than 2,000 technology jobs remain unfilled. In order to solve this talent shortage, we need to be […]

Denver Ranked Among Top Five in Cities Emerging as Top Tech Centers

The technology industry continues to thrive across the United States and has become one of the strongest industries related to economic growth. According to a new report from JLL Technology Office, a firm that specializes in commercial real estate services and investment management, Denver ranks number four on the list of cities emerging as new […]

Kansas City Startups Continue to Thrive With Help From Local Programs at Global Entrepreneurship Week

Global Entrepreneurship Week came to Kansas City this past week offering different events and workshops aimed at startups and entrepreneurs. Founded in 2008, Global Entrepreneurship Week is the world’s largest celebration of innovators who launch startups that bring ideas to life and drive economic growth. Photo Source: KCSourceLink Kansas City’s Global Entrepreneurship Week is powered […]

Denver Business Leaders Meet to Discuss Colorado ‘Workforce Gap’; Healthcare and Software Information Technology Industry Suffers Shortage of Qualified Workers

According to the report, Colorado’s Forgotten Middle-Skill Jobs, middle-skill jobs requiring education beyond a high school diploma, but not a four-year college degree, account for 47 percent of all current jobs in Colorado. However, only 36 percent of Colorado’s workforce has the educational credentials to fill these positions. This gap, named the “Workforce Gap”, poses […]

Steve Roatch, CEO of Twentyseven Global, Featured at TechTalk About Security in the Software Development and Technology Industry

Steve Roatch, president and CEO of Twentyseven Global, was a featured speaker at TechTalk, in Kansas City, this week where four thought leaders in the technology industry presented. Aside from Roatch, Bhu Virdi, senior solutions engineer at ViaWest, Brad Carrell, managing partner at Strategic Telecom and Gordon Braun, managing director at Protiviti, gave presentations that […]