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Entrepreneurship Education

The Rise of Entrepreneurship Among College/Graduate Students and Young Professionals

Diane Propsner | Posted 06.24.2016 | College
Diane Propsner

Photo Caption: Mount Holyoke College student Woyneab Habte '17 won second place in the Draper competition for her entry "On Her Own," an organization ...

A Lesson in Inspiring Teaching: Kevin Wortham's Fight to Bring Entrepreneurial Education to the Forefront

Steve Mariotti | Posted 06.17.2016 | Impact
Steve Mariotti

A good teacher is like a candle - it consumes itself to light the way for others. -Mustafa Kemal Atatürk (translated from Turkish) Since I first e...

Why You Need to Embrace Risk to See Your Business Grow

Lyndon Wood | Posted 04.26.2016 | Business
Lyndon Wood

From the moment you decided to launch your own business, you will have been met by challenges.

Inspiring Student Success with Startup Methodology

Steve Mariotti | Posted 03.19.2016 | Impact
Steve Mariotti

Marc Steren has founded several startups and coached many more to success, learning a thing or two about entrepreneurship along the way. He created a revolutionary tool in teaching entrepreneurship, called the BACCA method and recently published a handbook for students.

5 Lessons Entrepreneurs Can Learn From Treehouse Masters

Julie Lowe | Posted 02.29.2016 | Business
Julie Lowe

Have you ever heard of the show Treehouse Masters on Animal Planet? My oldest son is a bit obsessed with it and it pulls me in every time he has it playing on the TV.

Youth Entrepreneurship - Top 10 Reasons Why the U.S. Department of Education Should Consider this

Craig Zamary | Posted 01.12.2016 | Education
Craig Zamary

In addition to the the previous article I published on Why Entrepreneurship Should be Taught in 1st Grade https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/2014070219094...

Soraya Salti: Empowering Youth Against All Odds. When Education Entrepreneurs Create Eternity.

Fernando Reimers | Posted 11.10.2015 | Education
Fernando Reimers

To say 'A teacher touches eternity' conveys that those who devote their lives to cultivate the talents of the young help them make sense of the future...

Empowering Veterans Through Entrepreneurship

Jack Nadel | Posted 10.30.2015 | Business
Jack Nadel

Every day, Americans wake up to frightening headlines from all across the globe. Warring factions of terrorist groups, especially in the Middle East and Africa, show no signs of desiring peace, and the threat of nuclear attack is ever present.

By the Community, For the Community: This Week in Daily Giving

Ari Nessel | Posted 09.29.2015 | Impact
Ari Nessel

Communities typically have the keys to their own liberation and ability to thrive. This week The Pollination Project celebrates projects that are by ...

Are you an Entrepreneur or a 'Fakerpreneur?'

Sajeel Qureshi | Posted 09.11.2015 | Business
Sajeel Qureshi

The Fakerpreneur, a fake entrepreneur, is the evil doppelganger destroying entrepreneurship as we know it. You may be one and you definitely know several. Here's how you know someone is a Fakerpreneur:

Entrepreneurs Are Everywhere Show No. 1: Richard Witten and Kathryn Minshew

Steve Blank | Posted 09.02.2015 | Business
Steve Blank

Richard discussed how New York City's rejection of Columbia University in the competition to build a new technology campus was a real wake up call. Kathryn shared the painful lessons she learned when her first startup fell apart.

How to Power Network Like a Relationship Coach

Laurie Davis | Posted 08.24.2015 | Business
Laurie Davis

As the founder of a digital dating consultancy, I know that relationship development really begins when you meet offline. To create meaningful connections, you need to put the phone down. Face-to-face is the new FaceTime. But even for me, saying hello at a networking event isn't always easy.

Make Entrepreneurship Education Your Summer School

Daphne Mallory | Posted 06.05.2016 | Education
Daphne Mallory

Summertime is perfect for supplementing your children's education with entrepreneurship.

Confessions of a Teenage Entrepreneur

Sara Sakowitz | Posted 05.05.2016 | Small Business
Sara Sakowitz

Seventeen faces stared at me as I stood at the front of the table. I was minutes away from presenting my science education startup to a group of entrepreneurs and investors, and I was absolutely terrified.

3 Steps to Bring Justice and Peace to Baltimore

Steve Mariotti | Posted 05.01.2016 | Politics
Steve Mariotti

For starters, let's stop calling Baltimore's angry young black men "thugs." I don't condone the actions of rioters or looters. It's terrible that po...

Joseph Erbentraut

Oakland Program Shows Low-Income Youth How To Dream Big By Pairing Them With Role Models

HuffingtonPost.com | Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 03.24.2015 | Impact

As is the case in many U.S. cities today, it often appears the deck is stacked against youth living in low-income areas of Oakland, California. The...

Fostering Entrepreneurism At A Young Age Through Education

Sam Kirk | Posted 03.28.2015 | Business
Sam Kirk

We can -- and must 0- give future entrepreneurs and business leaders the skills and knowledge necessary to grow our economy by teaching them from a young age.

The Power of One

Jack Nadel | Posted 03.23.2015 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

No matter your situation in life, you can change your circumstances. You have all the capability within yourself to make good things happen. And while pursuing your goals, you can enjoy every minute of it.

Young Entrepreneur Market Means Business for Teenage Entrepreneurs in Cleveland, Ohio

Steve Mariotti | Posted 03.22.2015 | Education
Steve Mariotti

The movement away from big retailers towards local entrepreneurs is a good one. It benefits the consumer because as the market grows, the consumer has more choices--to buy locally grown food, handmade products, or artisanal work once very difficult to find.

Manifesting Your Way to Success With UGG'S Founder Brian Smith

Aimee Hedman | Posted 03.09.2015 | Business
Aimee Hedman

What I have learned from Brian Smith, Australian born entrepreneur, keynote speaker, author and creator of the UGG brand is the fact that outer impressions pale in comparison to those first impressions of inner strength of character.

The Big Bang: The Lean LaunchPad Explodes at University of Maryland

Steve Blank | Posted 02.09.2015 | Education
Steve Blank

The University of Maryland is now integrating the Lean LaunchPad® into standard innovation and entrepreneurship courses across all 12 colleges within...

Not All Entrepreneurs Own a Business

Nelson Davis | Posted 01.21.2015 | Small Business
Nelson Davis

If most people were asked to define the word entrepreneur, many would envision a person alone perhaps in their garage or spare bedroom working on something they think will revolutionize the world.

Impact! NYU Scales the Lean LaunchPad

Steve Blank | Posted 01.20.2015 | Small Business
Steve Blank

NYU has adopted the Lean LaunchPad® class as a standard entrepreneurship course across twelve different schools/colleges within the University. Over ...

Early Influences Can Open Up the Future

Jack Nadel | Posted 12.23.2014 | Small Business
Jack Nadel

Entrepreneurs not only provide us with critical innovation and keep us at the forefront of global markets, they also create ways to gain financial independence. So why has the percentage of start-ups in the U.S. dropped significantly in the last 35 years?

How to Stop Doing it All and Take 100% Control Over Your Business and What YOU Do in It!

J V Crum III | Posted 12.12.2014 | Business
J V Crum III

Do you wake up excited for the business day ahead? Do you relish the opportunities you'll have to use your unique skills, live your purpose, and contr...