Entrepreneurship

Anita Rao to present paper in Hong Kong

Anita Rao to present paper in Hong Kong Source: The Hitavada      Date: 24 Sep 2017 09:28:45   Anita Rao, an entrepreneur and mentor, has been invited to present a paper on ‘Entrepre-neurship and the Start-up Ecosystem’ at the Strategic Interdisciplinary Business Research conference at Hong Kong on September 30 and October 1, 2017.  The theme of the conference is ‘The Interdisciplinary ...

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U.S. Department of Commerce Invests in Entrepreneurship Efforts at UTEP

The U.S. Department of Commerce announced that UTEP has been awarded a $500,000 grant to create and expand cluster-focused proof-of-concept and commercialization programs through the Economic Development Administration’s (EDA) Regional Innovation Strategies (RIS) program. “The engineering program at The University of Texas at El Paso is part of a powerful partnership across our region to advance efforts in the aerospace, manufacturing and ...

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Dallas Mavericks: Mark Cuban hopes Donald Trump’s remarks lead to a unique opportunity

President Donald Trump irked a decent portion of the NBA this morning when he withdrew a White House invitation from Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry, expressing disapproval in the hesitation shown by the All-Star point guard.  Curry has previously expressed disdain for the president before, saying he was an asset “if you remove the ‘et’ from asset.” Plenty of prominent ...

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Sabah teacher wins international award again – Nation

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia’s award-winning teacher has done the country proud again. Mohd Sirhajwan Idek, an English teacher from Keningau Vocational College, has fended off eight other finalists’ bid to win the International Innovation and Entrepreneur­ship Excellence in Teaching Award 2017. The competition, which ended on Friday at the Novancia Business School in Paris, was part of this year’s European Conference ...

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OPINION: What my trip to the Rainbow Nation tells me about our future

JOHANNESBURG – We all face an exciting – but uncertain – time ahead. The disruption of the Fourth Industrial Revolution will change every facet of work and life over the coming decades.  We will need to confront global challenges such as the socio-economic effects of workplace automation. climate change and the rise of new diseases and super bugs.  Improvements in ...

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heads, i win. tails, you lose- The New Indian Express

The worst case scenario is that you will land up with a job.” This radical statement by start-up icon Girish of Freshworks (desk) captured the entire attention of those attending a meeting last week. The best case scenario for every college student can be a worst case fall-back option! The Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM), founded by London Business School and ...

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Port of New Bedford joins global marine research network

NEW BEDFORD, Mass., Sept. 22, 2017 — Mayor Jon Mitchell, Port Director Edward Anthes-Washburn, and ImpactLABS Managing Director Chris Rezendes signed a memorandum of understanding with Thor Sigfusson, Founder and Chairman of the Iceland Ocean Cluster and the Ocean Cluster Network, creating an official partnership with the marine incubator. This partnership will officially make New Bedford part of a global ...

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Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurates Skill Development Institute at Ahmedabad

Ahmedabad: Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Dharmendra Pradhan inaugurated the Skill Development Institute (SDI) at Adalaj, Ahmedabad today. This Institute has been established to achieve the National Skill Development Mission of Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi which aims to empower the youth of the nation through skill training and capacity building.SDI Ahmedabad, set up ...

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