Entrepreneurship In Latin America

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entrepreneurship VC & TechnologyIt is a little known part of my career, but for a brief period from 1997 to 2001, I was part of a small group of investors who helped to create a startup ecosystem in Latin America. It all started with a company called StarMedia which created a Yahoo-like “portal” for Latin America.

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®.

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Open Entrepreneurship Ecosystems: Resilience through Collaboration

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The post Open Entrepreneurship Ecosystems: Resilience through Collaboration appeared first on InBIA. Blog Ecosystem News InBIA News Member News

InBIA Releases Playbook to Improve Diversity and Inclusion in Entrepreneurship Centers

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The post InBIA Releases Playbook to Improve Diversity and Inclusion in Entrepreneurship Centers appeared first on InBIA

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.

Cities Should Think Creatively about Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Building

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How do other cities build entrepreneurship? Alejandro Manzanares of the National League of Cities (NLC) shares insights from cities in its third cohort on establishing entrepreneurial seed funds, building innovative workforces and ecosystem mapping

Activating Entrepreneurship in Pakistan

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The post Activating Entrepreneurship in Pakistan appeared first on UBI Global | Innovation Intelligence Company and Community.

InBIA’s Entrepreneurship Centers of the Year, Specialty, and Prestigious Awards

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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.

Celebrating Entrepreneurship-led Economic Development this Economic Development Week

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As part of this week, we want to highlight just a few important activities for development practitioners to become engaged with entrepreneurship-led economic development. This new certification is the best way to learn how to engage in entrepreneurship-led development.

Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Building Knowledge for 2021

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As you prepare your plans for supporting entrepreneurs this coming year, grab a cup of coffee and get ready to add some of these great reads to your 2021 reading list

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

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

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

closing the gender gap in STEM entrepreneurship

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Tara Loomis spoke with Isabelle Monlouis about ways the broader innovation and entrepreneurship community can help close the gender gap. The post closing the gender gap in STEM entrepreneurship appeared first on VentureWell. Faculty inclusive entrepreneurship STEM

online education: tips and resources for innovation and entrepreneurship educators

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

Advice from an entrepreneurship expert, with Professor Michael Goldberg

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The YLAI Network hosted Michael Goldberg , a professor of entrepreneurship and an expert in international business development, for a Facebook chat in November for Global Entrepreneurship Week.

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How to Deal with Entrepreneurship Overwhelm

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Which Private Foundations Are Funding Entrepreneurship?

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A growing trend in entrepreneur ecosystem development has been an increase in the number of foundations that not only recognize the vital role entrepreneurs play in building communities, but that are also willing to fund entrepreneur ecosystem development

Business and Entrepreneurship Will Play a Critical Role in Creating a Better World. Here’s How.

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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.

What’s the Best Book About Entrepreneurship?

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How Can Entrepreneurship Become More Inclusive?

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How to make the field of entrepreneurship more inclusive to migrants and refugees, people with disability, seniors, women, youth? I’d love to learn a little more about your views on women’s entrepreneurship. The post How Can Entrepreneurship Become More Inclusive?

Foundations: A Growing Source of Entrepreneurship Funding

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Dozens of private foundations are allocating dollars to programs and entrepreneur support organizations. Are you creating relationships with them? Best Practices

Lessons Learned in Parenting and Entrepreneurship

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“The parallels between parenting and entrepreneurship are countless. The post Lessons Learned in Parenting and Entrepreneurship appeared first on Octane Blog – The official blog of the Entrepreneurs' Organization. When we asked EO members to share how their entrepreneurial and parenting endeavors inform each other, we heard from Matt Doud, a member of the EO Baltimore chapter and co-founder and president of Planit.

Cities Championing and Expanding Awareness of Entrepreneurship

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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.

Mission 2025: Planning the Future of Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education

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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 resourcesWhat are the topics and challenges in I&E education that should be addressed between now and 2025?

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.

The 6 Signs That Reveal Entrepreneurship Isn’t for You

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careers startup-lessons entrepreneurship startup businessHard work isn’t enough to offset these entrepreneurial pitfalls. Continue reading on Entrepreneur's Handbook ».

What the Patent Gap Tells Us About Diversity in Innovation

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Inclusive entrepreneurship intellectual propertyIdentifying the U.S. patent gap can help dismantle barriers to invention faced by underrepresented groups and expand the country’s pool of innovators.

How Extreme Adventure Racing Informs Entrepreneurship

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The post How Extreme Adventure Racing Informs Entrepreneurship appeared first on Octane Blog – The official blog of the Entrepreneurs' Organization. Chip Dodd joined EO Southeast Virginia in 2013. He is currently the president and CEO of Support Services of Virginia , a mid-sized company that provides Intellectual and Developmental Disability Waiver services, supports and housing in community-based integrated settings across Virginia, USA.

big ideas 2021: a bold path forward for innovation and entrepreneurship education

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The post big ideas 2021: a bold path forward for innovation and entrepreneurship education appeared first on VentureWell. For 25 years, VentureWell has closely supported early-stage STEM entrepreneurs who are designing groundbreaking innovations for the world’s most urgent problems.

Next Level Entrepreneurship: Investing in a New Generation of Startups

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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. Ravi Machani , an EO member in Bangalore, India, is one entrepreneur who has done so admirably.

advancing equity in innovation and entrepreneurship: creating inclusive spaces and building confidence

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Creating inclusive spaces and building confidence are twin strategies that can help bridge participation gaps in STEM innovation and entrepreneurship programs. Faculty Inclusive entrepreneurship advancing equity teaching resources

big ideas 2020: a vision for the future of innovation and entrepreneurship

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The post big ideas 2020: a vision for the future of innovation and entrepreneurship appeared first on VentureWell. Faculty I&E Ecosystems Assessment Biomedical Engineering inclusive entrepreneurship Sustainability

operating from optimism: honoring the heroes of innovation and entrepreneurship 

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In honor of our 25th anniversary, we're honoring the heroes of innovation and entrepreneurship working to build a better world. The post operating from optimism: honoring the heroes of innovation and entrepreneurship appeared first on VentureWell.

The Surprising Toll of Entrepreneurship on Founders’ Mental Health

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