Square http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Twitter, Square Co-Founder Jack Dorsey Kicks Off 'Let's Talk' Series For Small Businesses http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/twitter-square-co-founder-jack-dorsey-kicks-lets-talk-series-small-businesses <p>One of the hurdles small businesses face is the potential loss of a sale if they don&#39;t have the infrastructure in place to accept credit card and debit card payments.</p><p>St. Louis native Jack Dorsey, CEO of Square Inc., a mobile payments device company, makes that hurdle easier to jump but he says the company has more to offer than concrete tools of the trade.</p> Thu, 29 Aug 2013 22:12:45 +0000 Camille Phillips 29500 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Twitter, Square Co-Founder Jack Dorsey Kicks Off 'Let's Talk' Series For Small Businesses Making tech start-ups stick in St. Louis http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/making-tech-start-ups-stick-st-louis <p>Silicon Valley has been the place for IT development since the dawn of the computer age, but new technology and cheaper resources are leveling the playing field for other cities across the country. As St. Louis Public Radio&rsquo;s Joseph Leahy reports, a network of local business leaders is pushing to make St. Louis a regional hub for IT start-up companies.</p><p> Thu, 22 Mar 2012 11:25:39 +0000 Joseph Leahy 3304 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Making tech start-ups stick in St. Louis