Entrepreneurs

Having a Website Still Elusive for Nearly One-Third of Small Businesses

Entrepreneurs / 15th March 2017

Nearly one-third of small business owners run their business without a website, and some indicate they will probably never have one, according to a new survey from Clutch, a leading...

As finalists in the Hult Prize Challenge, four Rutgers students have a chance to prove their business idea could help millions of refugees around the world

Entrepreneurs / 10th March 2017

A team representing Rutgers Business School won first prize in the 2017 regional Hult Prize Challenge with a plan for creating a for-profit system of electric-powered rickshaws to serve refugee...

Shaw University and Carolina Small Business Development Fund Open Innovation & Entrepreneurship Center

Entrepreneurs / 1st March 2017

Officials from Shaw University and Carolina Small Business Development Fund (CSBDF) launch an entrepreneurship center aimed at expanding small business development and economic empowerment within Southeast Raleigh and beyond. The...

2017 ACG Utah Intermountain Growth Conference

Entrepreneurs / 21st February 2017

The 2017 ACG Utah Intermountain Growth Conference will be held at the Salt Lake Marriott City Center on Tuesday, March 7. Geek Squad founder and former Best Buy CTO, Robert...

Philadelphia’s University City Science Center Engages with Comcast Business Ethernet

Entrepreneurs / 14th February 2017

Comcast Business today announced it is providing high performance Ethernet services to Philadelphia’s start-up and tech communities at The Microsoft Reactor, a hub for entrepreneurs and technologists that is located...

More Than Half of all Entrepreneurs Expect to Create Jobs in the Next Five Years

Entrepreneurs / 7th February 2017

Fifty-five percent of entrepreneurs worldwide expect to create at least one job in the next five years—this according to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) 2016/17 Global Report released today with...

Simon Business School Analyzes the Competitive Effects of the Agency Model

Entrepreneurs / 6th February 2017

When Apple first entered the e-books market, Amazon was promoting its e-books at $9.99, which was below its wholesale cost. Apple was thus faced with a difficult decision: take on...

Teachable Raises Another $4 Million to Outpace Online Education Giants

Entrepreneurs / 27th January 2017

Teachable, an NY-based startup founded in 2014, is a course creation platform transforming online education by connecting instructors directly with their students. Today, Teachable announced it has closed a $4...

Oracle Expands Startup Accelerator Program to Further Promote Global Cloud Innovation

Entrepreneurs / 26th January 2017

Oracle today announced the expansion of its Startup Cloud Accelerator program. The initiative will continue to fuel cloud-enabled innovation around the globe by opening new centers in Bristol, Delhi–NCR, Mumbai,...

Loyalty Prime Secures Series A Funding to Disrupt the Loyalty Marketing Industry With Their Pioneering Software-as-a-Service Platform

Entrepreneurs / 25th January 2017

Loyalty Prime, the leading SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) loyalty platform provider, secured its 1.5-million-euro series A funding from the financial consortium consisting of Senovo, Unternehmertum Venture Capital (UVC) and angel investor Alexander...