Entrepreneurship

MIT and Tsinghua University sign urban innovation agreement

MIT and Tsinghua University in China have signed an agreement establishing a new technology project, the Future City Innovation Connector (FCIC), which is designed to support research and startup teams applying ideas to China’s rapidly growing urban areas. FCIC will draw upon the work of MIT professors and labs to identify innovative concepts and technologies that could be implemented in ...

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To Foster Entrepreneurship, Ottawa Should Look To Vienna

In the Canadian political landscape, entrepreneurship is as good as apple pie. Every Canadian politician claims to want to help entrepreneurs. However, there is considerable confusion about the kinds of public policies that foster entrepreneurship. It isn’t unusual for a given reform to have both detractors who think it will undermine small business, and supporters who think it will prop ...

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‘Watch Ya Mouth’ entrepreneurs to buy News Leader building, start innovation hub

Buy Photo The News Leader building at 11 North Central Avenue, Staunton, Virginia.(Photo: File/The News Leader)Buy Photo STAUNTON – Dreams of a flexible and collaborative workspace for start-up businesses could be realized quite soon in downtown Staunton. The space — called the Staunton Innovation Hub and nearly a year in the making — would be a blend of such organizations like ...

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NVCA files suit over Trump’s ‘International Entrepreneur Rule’ delay

President Donald Trump was elected on an anti-immigration platform that included building a wall between the southern border of the United States and Mexico. His polarizing stance on immigration has been met with particularly vehement resistance from the entrepreneurship sector. That’s because many top founders hail from abroad. Tesla and SpaceX chief Elon Musk is from South Africa and Google ...

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UWF NewsroomUWF students pitch creative concepts at Da Vinci Innovation Celebration

UWF students pitch creative concepts at Da Vinci Innovation Celebration University of West Florida | news@uwf.edu The UWF Center for Entrepreneurship will host the inaugural Da Vinci InnovationCelebration from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Oct. 5 in the Great Hall in the University Commons, located in Building 22. As part of the event, undergraduate and graduate students from across ...

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The Entrepreneurial Road Trip: A Year Two Perspective

What! Do I really need to stop and reflect? How do I stop when I need to get two proposals in today and draft a scope of work for a new client? Train a new team member who is with us this semester from Cornell University? Increase the pipeline… again… and take our Chief Happiness Officer (Naomi, a 10 pound ...

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From monggo chips to funerals

TWENTY-TWO student enterprises from the University of San Carlos (USC) Business Administration Department opened their self-developed businesses to the public during USC’s 16th Entrepreneur’s Fair last weekend. USC has been organizing their Entrepreneur’s Fair for seven years. They came up with the program so that the 3rd and 4th year students under the BS Entrepreneurship program can venture outside university ...

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Successful Entrepreneur With Primary Education Takes Management Sessions at IIM-A /PR Newswire India/

SURAT, India, September 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — There flowed a wave of inspiration and rejuvenation at one of India’s premier management institutes – IIM-Ahmedabad when Govind Dholakia, Founder and Chairman of Shree Ramkrishna Exports Pvt. Ltd., Surat, shared his rich experience of entrepreneurship to the budding future entrepreneurs during the session on ‘Successful Entrepreneurship’ on 23rd August, 2017. Mr. Dholakia, ...

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New guide launched to encourage entrepreneurship in young farmers

A new business guide to help foster a budding entrepreneurial spirit in rural areas has been launched after demand showed room for more support aimed at young farmers.The free business guide aims to offer young farmers “essential advice” about how to get a farming business started.It has been launched by The National Federation of Young Farmers’ Clubs (NFYFC) and Savills, ...

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LoveThisStuff Growth Story Backed an Online Marketplace Which Connects Artisans with Consumers

From hand-painted shoes, wooden sunglasses, upcycled home decor to personalized passport covers, every product on the site is uniquely crafted and breaks the norms of the mass market. LoveThisStuff (LTS) is an online marketplace where creative entrepreneurs, designers, hobbyists, and artists can sell their creations and curious consumers can buy original and handmade products that break the norms of the ...

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