News and Articles About Communities
No entrepreneur is an island. From incubators to co-working spaces to networking events, support groups for fellow business owners are springing up across the country.
In the last of a four-part series on Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh's Downtown Project, we look at the city in the process of reinvention.
How the Vegas Tech Fund plans to help transform the tech scene in Sin City, in part two of our series on Tony Hsieh's $350 million Downtown Project.
Who says tech startups can't succeed outside Silicon Valley? Check out these new companies that are on the rise in Middle America.
A long-term commitment and philosophy of inclusiveness are critical to sustainability and growth.
Brad Feld of the VC firm Foundry Group has funded some the biggest tech success stories of the last decade. He shares his thoughts about the state of the startup scene.
Do others feel your pain? Then you might just have a great business idea. A recent online kerfuffle underscores the power in harnessing the passion of a community.
One way the SBA has sought to foster entrepreneurial growth is through industry clusters.The SBA's Karen Mills explains how.
An initiative by Starbucks and Opportunity Finance Network is pouring small-business funding into private lending institutions
To foster entrepreneurship among minorities and in urban centers, a concentration of wealthy investors and academic, government and business institutions first needs to come together. A recent panel at Rutgers University put a spotlight on the issues.
Arts entrepreneurs won't save the day for every city, but in some spots, they're the new oil (paint) barons.
Artists gave Chattanooga's Southside a new life--and the neighborhood returned the favor.