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Fewer Americans Are Launching Businesses. Here's the Silver Lining. (Infographic)
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U.S. entrepreneurial activity has declined for the last three years, but the percentage of entrepreneurs who are launching businesses out of necessity has also fallen, according to a study.
April 9, 2014 in Starting a Business
Obama Rallies Dream Team of Entrepreneurs at White House

Obama Rallies Dream Team of Entrepreneurs at White House

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LinkedIn founder Reid Hoffman and designer Tory Burch were among the handful of entrepreneurs who met with President Obama today as he looks to bolster entrepreneurship throughout the U.S. and abroad.
April 7, 2014 in Leadership
Artists Are Job-Creating Entrepreneurs, Too.

Artists Are Job-Creating Entrepreneurs, Too.

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As part of Global Entrepreneurship Week, the Kauffman Foundation released a report today on how cities can encourage cultural entrepreneurs.
November 20, 2013 in Startup Basics
Startup Entrepreneurship Growing at an Exponential Rate

Startup Entrepreneurship Growing at an Exponential Rate

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As the sixth annual Global Entrepreneurship Week kicks off, the community of entrepreneurs and mentors across the globe is surging.
November 18, 2013 in Startup Basics
Forget the Flu: Entrepreneurship May Be Viral

Forget the Flu: Entrepreneurship May Be Viral

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A new study by the Kauffman Foundation suggests that knowing an entrepreneur might convince you to become one.
October 16, 2013 in Lifestyle
What Makes Silicon Valley Successful? Not What You Think

What Makes Silicon Valley Successful? Not What You Think

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A white paper released by the entrepreneurship organization Kauffman Foundation today says it is the presence of existing companies, not a network of local universities generating talent, that most directly spurs startup activity.
September 4, 2013 in Location
Why Everyone Will Have to Become an Entrepreneur (Infographic)

Why Everyone Will Have to Become an Entrepreneur (Infographic)

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From those doing manual labor to those in the C-suite, workers of all kinds are facing more pressure to embrace an entrepreneurial way of thinking.
September 3, 2013 in Business Management
U.S. Remains Dominant Force in Global Entrepreneurship... For Now

U.S. Remains Dominant Force in Global Entrepreneurship... For Now

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A new report from Ernst & Young says that while the U.S. is home to one of the best entrepreneurial environments in the world, there is no 'margin for complacency.'
August 28, 2013 in Location
In Turkey, a Strange Dance Between Government and Entrepreneurs

In Turkey, a Strange Dance Between Government and Entrepreneurs

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Turkish startups receive substantial support from the government, yet many entrepreneurs disagree with state policies, writes Case Western's Michael Goldberg.
July 26, 2013 in Financing

At CGI America, a 'Shark Tank' for Entrepreneur Development

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The high-growth entrepreneurship working group pitched ideas 'Shark Tank' style about new ways to create healthy ecosystems that foster the growth of start-ups.
July 10, 2013 in Startup Basics
5 Companies to Watch in the Silicon Prairie

5 Companies to Watch in the Silicon Prairie

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Who says tech startups can't succeed outside Silicon Valley? Check out these new companies that are on the rise in Middle America.
January 19, 2013 in Profiles
Ohio Gets Strong On Flexible Electronics Entrepreneurs

Ohio Gets Strong On Flexible Electronics Entrepreneurs

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The Small Business Administration invests over $1 million in a cluster specializing in the new science of flexible electronic components.
December 17, 2012 in Innovation
Entrepreneur Cafes Help Feed Local Startups

Entrepreneur Cafes Help Feed Local Startups

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Fundraisers in West Virginia nurture fledgling businesses and help create a culture of entrepreneurship in the state.
December 14, 2012 in Startup Basics
Illinois Sparks an Electricity Efficiency Cluster

Illinois Sparks an Electricity Efficiency Cluster

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The Small Business Administration invested more than $1 million to support entrepreneur participation in a growing ecosystem of 'smart grid' technology.
December 13, 2012 in Innovation
The 'White African' and Nairobi's Tech Hub

The 'White African' and Nairobi's Tech Hub

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Erik Hersman, son of American missionaries, talks about developing an ecosystem for entrepreneurs in Kenya's flourishing tech community.
November 20, 2012 in News and Trends
In Monterey Bay, an Agricultural Tech Cluster Blossoms

In Monterey Bay, an Agricultural Tech Cluster Blossoms

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Part of an SBA pilot progam, a unique California cluster aims to bring together tech entrepreneurs and the region's big farms to keep the agriculture industry thriving
November 14, 2012 in SBA and Government Funding
Entrepreneurs Take Lead in Building Vibrant Startup Communities

Entrepreneurs Take Lead in Building Vibrant Startup Communities

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A long-term commitment and philosophy of inclusiveness are critical to sustainability and growth.
October 26, 2012 in Starting a Business
Keys to a Thriving Startup Scene From VC Veteran Brad Feld

Keys to a Thriving Startup Scene From VC Veteran Brad Feld

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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.
October 22, 2012 in Startup Financing
Video: Steve Blank on Getting Small Businesses Growing AgainPlay Video

Steve Blank on Getting Small Businesses Growing Again (Video)

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The old ways of doing business no long apply, says professor Steve Blank. Entrepreneurship is exploding among those who grok that.
September 11, 2012 in Grow Your Business
Video: How Industry Clusters Can Spur Small-Business GrowthPlay Video

How Industry Clusters Can Spur Small-Business Growth (Video)

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One way the SBA has sought to foster entrepreneurial growth is through industry clusters.The SBA's Karen Mills explains how.
May 20, 2012 in SBA and Government Funding
Your Community as a Startup Ecosystem

Your Community as a Startup Ecosystem

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Here are the key factors for building an entrepreneurship community in your town.
March 13, 2012 in Startup Basics
For Tech Startups, the U.S. -- Not China -- Is the Place to Launch

For Tech Startups, the U.S. -- Not China -- Is the Place to Launch

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For those interested in catering to Chinese customers, it helps to have ties to America.
January 23, 2012 in Venture Capital
Creating an 'Ecosystem' for Minority Entrepreneurs

Creating an 'Ecosystem' for Minority Entrepreneurs

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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.
November 16, 2011 in Leadership

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