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Crain’s Detroit Business, February 1, 2015

Companion, a student startup that offers an app that allows friends and family to keep an eye on you as you walk home late at night, was the big winner at the 32nd annual Michigan Business Challeng

The Washington Post, February 1, 2015

This week our podcast conversation is with Stewart Thornhill, executive director of the Zell Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan.

Business Because, January 1, 2015

Business education is entering the age of the digital economy. Silicon Valley’s method of innovation and venture creation is gaining ground with academics.

Clean Technica, January 1, 2015

At the G20 Summit this past September, the World Bank announced its plans to base a Global Infrastructure Initiative (GII) in Australia.

Crain’s Detroit Business, December 1, 2014

The idea behind IntraLase Corp. was a simple one: to produce safe and effective lasers for the medical industry, especially in eye surgery.

LA Times, December 1, 2014

Once she gets her MBA degree from UC Berkeley in May, Leigh Madeira's dream is to help find funding for young companies devoted to improving the lives of the world's poor.

The Michigan Daily, December 1, 2014

Though finals are almost here next semester;s activities are just around the corner. And one these is the annual MPowered Startup Career Fair.

dbusiness, December 1, 2014

Disruptive business models, such as companies that link consumers directly to service providers, will be on the rise in 2015, suggests a new entrepreneurial forecast from the Zell Lurie Institute f

dbusiness, December 1, 2014

Organizers of the Michigan Growth Capital Symposium today unveiled initial plans for the 2015 conference, which will be held May 19-20 at the Marriott Resort in Ypsilanti.

Business Insider, December 1, 2014

Here are three emerging trends will end up driving innovation in 2015: Read More