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BYU has been ranked as a top 10 school for entrepreneurship now for 5 years running

The BYU Rollin’s Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology has been ranked as a top 10 school for five years.  Read the unique stories in the latest Rollin’s Center report here.

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BYU Entrepreneurship Week (Sept 29 – Oct 3)

The BYU Entrepreneurship Week starts today (Sept 29) and continues through Friday, October.  Many incredible and informative events.  More information here.

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Student Inspired Businesses Emerging from Brigham Young University

Because of my work at Brigham Young University serving as an associate director at the Rollins Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology, teaching the History of Creativity courses (Tech 201 and Tech 202), and advising the student-led BYU Innovation Academy I’ve been able to encourage … Continue reading

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Unfair Entrepreneurship

Peter Skalla posted this blog entry “Unfair Entrepreneurship” on Nov. 9, 2012 at CFOWise.  Loved the following statement “I think of discovery as: Identifying and validating through significant real world product contact with real world customers that you have a … Continue reading

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Stanford alumni create nearly $3 trillion in economic impact

Study shows Stanford alumni create nearly $3 trillion in economic impact each year.  Wow, incredible. BYU should do a study like this because as of October 2012 BYU’s Rollin’s Center for Entrepreneurship & Technology was ranked #3 in the nation … Continue reading

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Young entrepreneurs can find good help without leaving campus.

“Young entrepreneurs can find good help without leaving campus.”  Quote from New York Times article “Got the Next Great Idea?” explains how some universities are increasingly providing entrepreneurial value to match what they might find if the same students headed … Continue reading

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Entrepreneurs are great at creating serendipity

Forbes article by Samantha Smith “University Summer Startup Accelerators Come To A Close” summarizes how several universities accelerating innovation and success by supporting student entrepreneurial efforts throughout the summer.

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