Per Bylund

Per Bylund

Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship and Records-Johnston Professor of Free Enterprise in the School of Entrepreneurship at Oklahoma State University

Per Bylund is an assistant professor of entrepreneurship and records, Johnston Professor of Free Enterprise, at the School of Entrepreneurship at Oklahoma State University. His areas of research are entrepreneurship, management and economic organization.

4 Ways to Cut Production Costs Instead of Your Team
Cost Cutting

4 Ways to Cut Production Costs Instead of Your Team

When money gets tight, find solutions that don't cost jobs.
How to Specialize Without Locking Your Startup Out of the Market
Startups

How to Specialize Without Locking Your Startup Out of the Market

Take stock of whether your startup is innovating incrementally or is being boxed in by an unripe market.
4 Reasons You Should Start a Firm Instead of Launching a Startup
Ready To Launch

4 Reasons You Should Start a Firm Instead of Launching a Startup

'Startup' and 'firm' are similar terms but with a distinction that can lead entrepreneurs to greatness.
How to Harness Joseph Schumpeter's 'Forgotten' Path to Innovation: Organization
Make More Happen

How to Harness Joseph Schumpeter's 'Forgotten' Path to Innovation: Organization

Ask yourself these three questions to bring the power of organizational innovation to your startup.
Has Innovation Reached Its Breaking Point?
Make More Happen

Has Innovation Reached Its Breaking Point?

Despite the collective suggestion, innovation is not dead. In fact, you can revive it in three easy steps.
4 Ways Advancing Technology Promotes Efficiency and Job Growth
Make More Happen

4 Ways Advancing Technology Promotes Efficiency and Job Growth

Entrepreneurs aren't in business to hire people but that is the roundabout result of the economic growth their success drives.
3 Ways the Sharing Economy Changes Entrepreneurial Opportunity
Sharing Economy

3 Ways the Sharing Economy Changes Entrepreneurial Opportunity

In the sharing economy, the role of the entrepreneur is not to produce but to coordinate production.
The Top 3 Economic Challenges Facing Entrepreneurs in 2016
Business Optimization

The Top 3 Economic Challenges Facing Entrepreneurs in 2016

The upcoming year will favor those who best prepared for changes in the economy, technology and globabilization.
4 Ways to Transition From Founder to Successful Manager
Management

4 Ways to Transition From Founder to Successful Manager

As customers start rolling in, your company needs leadership and a strategy to stake out the road ahead. In short, it no longer needs a founder; it needs a manager.