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Global Entrepreneurship Week

Let's Shrink the Growing World of Entrepreneurship

Thom Ruhe | Posted 01.25.2014 | Small Business
Thom Ruhe

There's nothing like a global economic crisis to bring the world together. Devastating economic events that started in the late 2000s showed the world, once again, that the welfare of one nation is linked to the welfare of others.

Startup Craze in Rio

Lesa Mitchell | Posted 05.28.2013 | Small Business
Lesa Mitchell

Entrepreneurship is a growing global craze, no doubt about it. Case in point: More than 2,000 people from 130 countries met in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, last week to share stories about the obstacles and opportunities of building startup communities in cities across the globe.

Unleashing Entrepreneurship: My Generation's Legacy

Marc Nager | Posted 01.16.2013 | Small Business
Marc Nager

I hope I speak for my entire generation when I say that I would be less than satisfied if we were not remembered as the generation that further unleashed the true power of entrepreneurship as one of the most powerful forces for good in human history.

Disrupting the Planet: A New Class and Generation of Entrepreneurs With a Bold Vision Without Borders

Michael Dadashi | Posted 01.14.2013 | Small Business
Michael Dadashi

In the new world economy there's a new universal truth. Job creation is the global equalizer and self-generating currency. What starts in innovation, results in jobs, and I think we can all agree, especially after the last election cycle, jobs are a really good thing.

Why Entrepreneurship and Crowdfund Investing Go Hand-in-Hand in Recognition of Global Entrepreneurship Week

Jason Best | Posted 01.13.2013 | Impact
Jason Best

Crowdfunding will be one of the most transparent, efficient and necessary investment channels in the future. Customers become investors and have a vested interest in the success of a company. This is only now possible because crowdfunding democratizes access to capital.

All Eyes on the Doers and Makers of Things

Jonathan Ortmans | Posted 01.12.2013 | Small Business
Jonathan Ortmans

Now that the election is past us, the attention of hundreds of Americans has shifted from political battle to startup battle as Global Entrepreneurship Week launches today in 130 countries. For newly elected politicians, the only issue is how much they want to make their path easier.

The Growing Tech Scene in South Florida

Craig Agranoff | Posted 02.11.2012 | Miami
Craig Agranoff

Florida's tech and entrepreneurship scene is growing at a fast pace. A large part of this is thanks to our close connection with many companies and tech groups in Latin and South America.

Global Entrepreneurship Week: A Smarter World By Startups

Jonathan Ortmans | Posted 01.14.2012 | Small Business
Jonathan Ortmans

What Global Entrepreneurship Week is showing us is that nascent entrepreneurs are already wired to think across borders and increasingly have more in common with each other than their own cultural elders.

It Takes a Village: The Impact of Communal Parenting

Alisha L. Gordon | Posted 01.07.2012 | Black Voices
Alisha L. Gordon

While the course of action taken to raise a child is solely to the discretion of the parent, what I find to be most effective method is the impact of communal parenting.

Celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week By Starting a Cause-Integrated Company

Auren Kaplan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Auren Kaplan

I call on readers to think more openly about their own abilities to start successful enterprises that empower others in light of Global Entrepreneurship Week.

Global Entrepreneurship Week Challenge: Ignite the Spark in Teens

Sean C. Rush | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Sean C. Rush

Growing up, many kids dream of being an astronaut, a fireman or a movie star - but how many kids dream of being an entrepreneur? Students, educators, ...

Celebrate Global Entrepreneurship Week

Eli Davidson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Eli Davidson

Having an idea and taking a small action has the power to change your life. You have the power to take an action that can make a huge difference. What is a problem that you see a solution for?