online education: tips and resources for innovation and entrepreneurship educators

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We’ve compiled key learnings and best practices from educators in our community who have adjusted to the demands of online education. The post online education: tips and resources for innovation and entrepreneurship educators appeared first on VentureWell.

4 Strategies to Integrate Ethics into Entrepreneurship Education

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We interviewed three leaders in entrepreneurship education about several ways to teach tomorrow's entrepreneurs about ethics. The post 4 Strategies to Integrate Ethics into Entrepreneurship Education appeared first on VentureWell. Faculty entrepreneurship education teaching resources

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Mission 2025: Planning the Future of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education

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What are the topics and challenges in I&E education that should be addressed between now and 2025? The post Mission 2025: Planning the Future of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education appeared first on VentureWell. Faculty I&E Ecosystems early stage innovator entrepreneurship education higher education open STEM teaching resources

how collaboration can improve entrepreneurship education

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An assistant professor of innovation and entrepreneurship at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, The post how collaboration can improve entrepreneurship education appeared first on VentureWell. Tom Katona had been thinking quite a bit about a simple question. Faculty I&E Ecosystems entrepreneurial mindset

interdisciplinary approaches in entrepreneurship education: q&a with Laquita Blockson of Agnes Scott College

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The post interdisciplinary approaches in entrepreneurship education: q&a with Laquita Blockson of Agnes Scott College appeared first on VentureWell.

Clearing a Path Toward Equity Through Entrepreneurship

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By partnering with two collaborative national networks, community builders in New Kensington, PA were able to provide more equitable entrepreneurship opportunities for local residents. The post Clearing a Path Toward Equity Through Entrepreneurship appeared first on CO.STARTERS®.

Clearing a Path Toward Equity Through Entrepreneurship

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Kim Louis , Project Manager, New Kensington 0 starters supported 0 % program completion rate $ 0 awarded in microgrants THEIR GOAL To implement a program that equitably creates individual and communal wealth through entrepreneurship. CASE STUDY. Forward Cities + The Corner.

3 strategies to cultivate comprehensive entrepreneurship ecosystems

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During our first virtualOPEN conference, we gathered expert panelists to discuss the best strategies for cultivating healthy and robust entrepreneurship ecosystems. The post 3 strategies to cultivate comprehensive entrepreneurship ecosystems appeared first on VentureWell.

How This EdTech Founder Makes 9-Figure Revenues Without Selling Education

Entrepreneur's Handbook

masterclass edtech entrepreneurship education businessLessons from EdTech founder David Rogier. Continue reading on Entrepreneur's Handbook ».

Entrepreneurship Education as Exciting as Video Games???

EntreEd

The post Entrepreneurship Education as Exciting as Video Games??? appeared first on EntreEd. News Articles of Note News Room

Advancing Equity: Validating Multiple Pathways and Developing a Holistic Organizational Approach

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Validating multiple pathways to success and developing a holistic organizational approach are twin strategies that can help bridge participation gaps in innovation and entrepreneurship programs. Inclusive entrepreneurship advancing equity higher education

Today’s entrepreneurs weigh in: Is entrepreneurship a lonely journey?

Entrepreneurs' Organization

When asked if entrepreneurship is lonely, EO members shared these thoughts. . EO has given me so many educational opportunities that have been: (1) worth their weight in gold; and (2) perfect for spending time with people who are “in the same boat”.

Strengthening financial education in Argentina with honesty and integrity

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

2018 YLAI Fellow Gastón is the founder of eaInversores , an online platform based in Córdoba, Argentina, that provides low-cost investment assistance and financial literacy education. Wanting to also focus on building opportunities in his own community, Gastón pursued social entrepreneurship and launched eaInversores. His organization, eaInversores, provides financial education through online courses and conferences.

Raising Awareness about Entrepreneurship as an Economic Development Strategy

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“Communities seeking to grow their economy need to understand the impact entrepreneurship and small business play in economic growth.” — Grow Your Own: Entrepreneurship-based Economic Development for Local Communities, Dell Gines, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City.

Walking Away From a West Point Education Was the Key to My Success

Entrepreneur's Handbook

life-lessons entrepreneurship military education career-adviceThe hardest choices require the strongest wills. Continue reading on Entrepreneur's Handbook ».

Cities Championing and Expanding Awareness of Entrepreneurship

Ecosystem Builder Hub

Society doesn’t understand the value of entrepreneurship. But most people are unaware of this and the enormous potential of entrepreneurship in their communities and society in general. They need to understand why entrepreneurship is critical for economically thriving communities.

Hacking Innovation Education in New York

This is going to be BIG.

The local tech community is figuring this out, not surprisingly, way before the academic institutions are—and where it is being discovered by academia, it’s being done on a one-off basis by educational revolutionaries in the innovation space who aren’t stopping to ask their schools for permission or to change curricula. If you don’t build a network of entrepreneurs around you—how are you ever going to figure out how to better educate them?

Next Level Entrepreneurship: Investing in a New Generation of Startups

Entrepreneurs' Organization

The program’s name reflects its focus on five pillars for startup success: Customer, Achievement, Recognition, Education and Social. The post Next Level Entrepreneurship: Investing in a New Generation of Startups appeared first on Octane Blog – The official blog of the Entrepreneurs' Organization. For many established entrepreneurs, establishing a purpose and passion beyond business is a fulfilling way to truly make a mark.

Adding Another “E” to STEM Education

EntreEd

Merging STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) and entrepreneurship education ensures that students reach their full potential and are equipped with the necessary skill sets for an ever-changing world. The post Adding Another “E” to STEM Education appeared first on EntreEd.

What Is Social Entrepreneurship? – Types & Examples

Feedough

Entrepreneurship is all about finding opportunities, converting them into a business, and taking risks while doing so. But what is social entrepreneurship, and what’s so social about it? Social Entrepreneurship vs Commercial Entrepreneurship.

Is A Degree In Entrepreneurship Worth It?

Feedough

Entrepreneurship may be a calling for many of us who would love to jump into the world of entrepreneurship without any training and then learn and mature in entrepreneurship with years. Now before I address the question – is a degree in entrepreneurship worth it?

Entrepreneurship Activities on Campus: Helping Students Leverage the Power of an Ecosystem

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Faculty play a key role in helping students identify campus entrepreneurship activities that most align with their personal and professional interests. The post Entrepreneurship Activities on Campus: Helping Students Leverage the Power of an Ecosystem appeared first on VentureWell. Early Stage Innovators Faculty I&E Ecosystems competitions entrepreneurship higher education I-Corps innovation STEM

What Should We Make of Peter Thiel’s “20 Under 20? Education Program?

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Several people have been asking me to weigh in publicly on the “20 under 20″ initiative announced by Peter Thiel in which he will award up to $100,000 to 20 people under the age of 20 who agree immediately to pursue entrepreneurship (the implication of which is that they’d drop out of university to do so). The value of a college education. I am very passionate and on record about the value of education. Education is self discovery.

The Experience vs. Education Curve in Startups

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Years ago I came across the idea that in entrepreneurship, education and experience contribute to likelihood of success roughly like you see in the chart here. The underlying assumption is that a lot of education makes up for very little experience, and vice-versa. And this is in the context of startups, investment, and entrepreneurship. . This is my opinion, based on (how nice) education and experience. Industry Experts education vs. experience

Working in Corporate Provided the Education She Needed to Become an Entrepreneur

Smart Hustle Magazine

But Anika didn’t just fall into entrepreneurship — instead, she used her years of working at a large corporate fashion brand to learn everything needed to go off and be successful on her own.

From dorm rooms to board rooms: How universities are promoting entrepreneurship

TechCrunch

The UTLP arrives as more higher education institutions are beefing up their investment in the entrepreneurial pipeline to help more students launch startups after graduation. Earlier this year, 15 top U.S.

How a financial educator in Jamaica perseveres through adversity 

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

2018 YLAI Fellow Kenishia Mais, founder of ThrivingDollars , a financial education platform designed to empower young adults with the tools and resources they need to make smarter decisions, has had to face a lot of adversity on her path to financial success and entrepreneurship.

COVID-19 can’t stop us: behind-the-scenes of virtualOPEN 2020

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I&E Ecosystems Inclusive entrepreneurship entrepreneurship education inclusive entrepreneurshipOPEN 2020 put our core value of living innovation to the test.

The Past, Present, And Future Of Women Entrepreneurship

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Still, a few women managed to set foot into this highly exclusive world of entrepreneurship when there existed several antagonistic forces. Education levels among women had been low in the past. This placed the USA on the top spot for Female Entrepreneurship. .

the six biggest challenges faced by student entrepreneurs

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Early Stage Innovators E-Team entrepreneurship higher education innovation startup STEMWe fund some of the nation’s top university students dedicating their time to inventing something new. Here are the top six challenges they typically face.

Rethinking Pitch Competitions: Create Value, Not a Spectacle

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Early Stage Innovators I&E Ecosystems competitions entrepreneurship entrepreneurship education innovation startupVentureWell Director of Venture Development, Eli Velasquez offers insights on how to develop pitch competitions that provide maximum support to startups. The post Rethinking Pitch Competitions: Create Value, Not a Spectacle appeared first on VentureWell.

7 Class Exercises to Amplify Innovative Thinking

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We curated a fresh new list of cutting-edge class exercises to incorporate into innovation and entrepreneurship curriculum. Faculty entrepreneurship education teaching resourcesThe post 7 Class Exercises to Amplify Innovative Thinking appeared first on VentureWell.

Faculty Spotlight: Khanjan Mehta from Lehigh University

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Khanjan Mehta from Lehigh University is working to transform entrepreneurship education to focus on executing ideas, not just ideation. Faculty entrepreneurship education teaching resourcesThe post Faculty Spotlight: Khanjan Mehta from Lehigh University appeared first on VentureWell.

Bioengineering Capstone Programs: 5 Ways to Maximize Impact

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Early Stage Innovators Faculty Healthcare Technology Biomedical Engineering entrepreneurship education higher education teaching resourcesBioengineering capstone programs help prepare students for real-world challenges in a way that is different from any traditional lab course. The post Bioengineering Capstone Programs: 5 Ways to Maximize Impact appeared first on VentureWell.

Do You Have the Right Answers to these Intellectual Property Questions?

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In honor of World Intellectual Property Day, we put together a quick-reference guide on the role IP rights play in innovation and entrepreneurship. Early Stage Innovators I&E Ecosystems E-Team entrepreneurship entrepreneurship education innovation startupThe post Do You Have the Right Answers to these Intellectual Property Questions? appeared first on VentureWell.

The Work-Life Balance Revolution

A VC: Musings of a VC in NYC

climate crisis economics employment enterprise entrepreneurship Family hacking education health care management VC & TechnologyYesterday, I had a gap in the middle of the day. So the Gotham Gal and I took an hour-long walk with our dog Ollie. It cleared my head and when I got back to work, I was full of energy and clarity. I’ve been working exclusively from home since the end of November 2019 when we left NYC to go to LA.

how a faculty grant changed a university

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A modest VentureWell faculty grant helped catalyze Arizona State University's innovative social entrepreneurship program, leading to more than 150 projects by some 700 students. Faculty higher education teaching resources