Kauffman Foundation http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/kauffman-foundation The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Kauffman Foundation en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Thu, 08 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT Why Today's Bullish Economy Is Bad for VCs, But Good for You A stable economy means less competition for scoring investment. Thu, 08 May 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233165 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233165 Sam Hogg A stable economy means less competition for scoring investment. 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. What Types of Entrepreneurs Become Employers? If a small-business owner is going to hire any employees at all, chances are he or she will do so in the first three years, according to a new study. Mon, 16 Dec 2013 18:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230421 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230421 Laura Entis If a small-business owner is going to hire any employees at all, chances are he or she will do so in the first three years, according to a new study. 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. The 25 Best U.S. Cities for Tech Startups These U.S. metro regions have the highest ratio of tech startups compared to the national average. Wed, 14 Aug 2013 13:02:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227829 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227829 Catherine Clifford These U.S. metro regions have the highest ratio of tech startups compared to the national average. Most New Business Ideas Hatching for 6 or More Months A new report shows that most new business owners spend months working on their business plan prior to starting up. Thu, 28 Feb 2013 05:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225968 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225968 Catherine Clifford A new report shows that most new business owners spend months working on their business plan prior to starting up. Kauffman Foundation's State of Entrepreneurship: A Hopeful Outlook for 2013 Industry watchers are hopeful that entrepreneurship is on the rise. Tue, 05 Feb 2013 14:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/225673 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/225673 Cheryl Winokur Munk Industry watchers are hopeful that entrepreneurship is on the rise. Rating the Best -- and Worst -- States to Do Business Find out how your state and county compare to the rest of U.S. Thu, 10 May 2012 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223540 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/223540 Mikal E. Belicove Find out how your state and county compare to the rest of U.S. Why Watching the Super Bowl May Inspire You to Start a Business An entrepreneurship organization is running an ad during the Super Bowl. Its goal: To get you to start up. Thu, 02 Feb 2012 09:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222725 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/222725 Diana Ransom An entrepreneurship organization is running an ad during the Super Bowl. Its goal: To get you to start up. Startup Initiatives Sprout from Global Entrepreneurship Week Here is a look at some of the programs that will keep startups growing in the months to come. Fri, 18 Nov 2011 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220759 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220759 Carol Tice Here is a look at some of the programs that will keep startups growing in the months to come. Uncle Sam's New, $5M Incubator for Student Entrepreneurs The National Science Foundation wants to help commercialize students' university work so they can launch successful startups. Fri, 05 Aug 2011 00:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220110 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/220110 Carol Tice The National Science Foundation wants to help commercialize students' university work so they can launch successful startups. From Business Idea to Successful Startup in Three Months How Zaarly quickly brought its concept to market, complete with celebrity investment and lots of buzz. Tue, 26 Jul 2011 14:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220019 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220019 Jennifer Wang How Zaarly quickly brought its concept to market, complete with celebrity investment and lots of buzz. The Startup Act: A Nonstarter? The new proposed bill may not go anywhere, but it could at the very least ignite a national conversation about how to spark entrepreneurship. Tue, 19 Jul 2011 07:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219999 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/219999 Diana Ransom The new proposed bill may not go anywhere, but it could at the very least ignite a national conversation about how to spark entrepreneurship. Boot Camps for Entrepreneurs These programs can provide you with the tools you'll need before seeking out investors for your startup. Thu, 06 Jan 2011 00:04:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217816 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217816 Eileen P. Gunn These programs can provide you with the tools you'll need before seeking out investors for your startup. What I Learned at Entrepreneur Boot Camp An aspiring business owner gets a crash course in the essentials for running a company. Thu, 06 Jan 2011 00:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217819 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217819 Eileen P. Gunn An aspiring business owner gets a crash course in the essentials for running a company. From Wall Street to Franchisee More than 500,000 workers have left the financial sector since the recession began. Many of them became franchisees. Wed, 20 Oct 2010 08:40:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217410 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/217410 Jason Daley More than 500,000 workers have left the financial sector since the recession began. Many of them became franchisees.