Entrepreneur Ecosystems http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/entrepreneur-ecosystems The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Entrepreneur Ecosystems en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 19 Jun 2014 11:30:00 GMT 5 Things the World Cup Can Teach Us About Entrepreneurship Entrepreneurs, local or global, can learn from how organizers of the World Cup have deftly leveraged trends in globalization and technology. Thu, 19 Jun 2014 11:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234960 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234960 Ryan Sweeney Entrepreneurs, local or global, can learn from how organizers of the World Cup have deftly leveraged trends in globalization and technology. Fewer Americans Are Launching Businesses. Here's the Silver Lining. (Infographic) 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. Wed, 09 Apr 2014 19:25:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232937 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232937 Catherine Clifford 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. Obama Rallies Dream Team of Entrepreneurs at White House 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. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 21:21:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232874 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232874 Catherine Clifford 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. Artists Are Job-Creating Entrepreneurs, Too. As part of Global Entrepreneurship Week, the Kauffman Foundation released a report today on how cities can encourage cultural entrepreneurs. Wed, 20 Nov 2013 20:37:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230038 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230038 Catherine Clifford As part of Global Entrepreneurship Week, the Kauffman Foundation released a report today on how cities can encourage cultural entrepreneurs. Startup Entrepreneurship Growing at an Exponential Rate As the sixth annual Global Entrepreneurship Week kicks off, the community of entrepreneurs and mentors across the globe is surging. Mon, 18 Nov 2013 16:47:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229973 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229973 Catherine Clifford As the sixth annual Global Entrepreneurship Week kicks off, the community of entrepreneurs and mentors across the globe is surging. Forget the Flu: Entrepreneurship May Be Viral A new study by the Kauffman Foundation suggests that knowing an entrepreneur might convince you to become one. Wed, 16 Oct 2013 21:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229484 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229484 Brian Patrick Eha A new study by the Kauffman Foundation suggests that knowing an entrepreneur might convince you to become one. What Makes Silicon Valley Successful? Not What You Think 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. Wed, 04 Sep 2013 16:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228190 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228190 Catherine Clifford 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. Why Everyone Will Have to Become an Entrepreneur (Infographic) 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. Tue, 03 Sep 2013 17:38:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228176 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228176 Catherine Clifford 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. U.S. Remains Dominant Force in Global Entrepreneurship... For Now 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.' Wed, 28 Aug 2013 17:51:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228128 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228128 Catherine Clifford 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.' In Turkey, a Strange Dance Between Government and Entrepreneurs Turkish startups receive substantial support from the government, yet many entrepreneurs disagree with state policies, writes Case Western's Michael Goldberg. Fri, 26 Jul 2013 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227581 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227581 Michael Goldberg Turkish startups receive substantial support from the government, yet many entrepreneurs disagree with state policies, writes Case Western's Michael Goldberg. 5 Companies to Watch in the Silicon Prairie Who says tech startups can't succeed outside Silicon Valley? Check out these new companies that are on the rise in Middle America. Sat, 19 Jan 2013 08:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225506 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225506 Antonio Neves Who says tech startups can't succeed outside Silicon Valley? Check out these new companies that are on the rise in Middle America. Ohio Gets Strong On Flexible Electronics Entrepreneurs The Small Business Administration invests over $1 million in a cluster specializing in the new science of flexible electronic components. Mon, 17 Dec 2012 10:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225296 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225296 Catherine Clifford The Small Business Administration invests over $1 million in a cluster specializing in the new science of flexible electronic components. Entrepreneur Cafes Help Feed Local Startups Fundraisers in West Virginia nurture fledgling businesses and help create a culture of entrepreneurship in the state. Fri, 14 Dec 2012 03:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225262 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225262 Ellen Hoffman Fundraisers in West Virginia nurture fledgling businesses and help create a culture of entrepreneurship in the state. Illinois Sparks an Electricity Efficiency Cluster The Small Business Administration invested more than $1 million to support entrepreneur participation in a growing ecosystem of 'smart grid' technology. Thu, 13 Dec 2012 11:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225283 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225283 Catherine Clifford The Small Business Administration invested more than $1 million to support entrepreneur participation in a growing ecosystem of 'smart grid' technology. The 'White African' and Nairobi's Tech Hub Erik Hersman, son of American missionaries, talks about developing an ecosystem for entrepreneurs in Kenya's flourishing tech community. Tue, 20 Nov 2012 04:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225033 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225033 Amy S. Choi Erik Hersman, son of American missionaries, talks about developing an ecosystem for entrepreneurs in Kenya's flourishing tech community. In Monterey Bay, an Agricultural Tech Cluster Blossoms 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 Wed, 14 Nov 2012 05:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224922 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224922 Catherine Clifford 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 Entrepreneurs Take Lead in Building Vibrant Startup Communities A long-term commitment and philosophy of inclusiveness are critical to sustainability and growth. Fri, 26 Oct 2012 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224783 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224783 Brad Feld A long-term commitment and philosophy of inclusiveness are critical to sustainability and growth. Keys to a Thriving Startup Scene From VC Veteran Brad Feld 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. Mon, 22 Oct 2012 04:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224448 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224448 Grant Davis 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. Steve Blank on Getting Small Businesses Growing Again The old ways of doing business no long apply, says professor Steve Blank. Entrepreneurship is exploding among those who grok that. Tue, 11 Sep 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/224385 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/224385 Colleen DeBaise The old ways of doing business no long apply, says professor Steve Blank. Entrepreneurship is exploding among those who grok that. How Industry Clusters Can Spur Small-Business Growth One way the SBA has sought to foster entrepreneurial growth is through industry clusters.The SBA's Karen Mills explains how. Sun, 20 May 2012 08:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/223579 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/223579 Catherine Clifford One way the SBA has sought to foster entrepreneurial growth is through industry clusters.The SBA's Karen Mills explains how.