Oct 18, 2011
Global Entrepreneurship Week continues to grow as organizations in four countries recently signed on to host the initiative in their country. The new agreements bring the official count to 123 countries officially participating. The new hosts are:
Oct 17, 2011
If the best indicator of a country's growth is the number of new firms started every year, as Kauffman Foundation research indicates, how do we get more companies to start and grow? What's the magic sauce?
Oct 08, 2011
Carl Schramm, president and CEO of the Kauffman Foundation, visited Istanbul in early October for a high-level roundtable discussion about GEW/Turkey. More than thirty (30) officials participated, representing universities, incubators, entrepreneurs & industry leaders and local non-governmental...
Oct 03, 2011
A world-class opportunity awaits U.S. college graduates with innovative ideas for a new business. The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation is expanding its successful Global Scholars Program to include up to 10 recent graduates from U.S. colleges and universities who will join Scholars from around the...
Earlier this week, Startup Weekend and the Kauffman Foundation announced a project to create and support vibrant startup communities. Called the Startup Foundation, the program is a grassroots initiative that helps cities build and establish ecosystems that will support more high-growth...
Sep 29, 2011
Students from around the world will get a chance to collaborate with each other and even share their company profiles and elevator pitches during Global Entrepreneurship Week.
Sep 21, 2011
If no one is calling you "crazy," you're probably not thinking big enough. That was the key message from Linda Rottenberg, CEO and co-founder of Endeavor, at the 2011 99% Conference. Hosted by Behance, the conference helps creative professionals "move beyond idea generation into idea execution."