London School of Economics will open a new centre in the UK capital dedicated to social entrepreneurship after receiving a £30 million donation from hedge fund founder Paul Marshall.
On a late Friday afternoon earlier this month, a dozen students crowded around a table in an office overlooking New York City’s Madison Square Park.
When you think of the University of Michigan Ross School of Business, entrepreneurial prestige might not be your first thought.
These days you can’t walk the hallways or classrooms of a business school campus and not overhear excited conversations among MBA students about their business plans and startup ideas.
These days, you can’t walk the hallways of a business school campus and not overhear excited conversations among MBA students about their business plans and startup ideas.
You don’t have to look very hard these days to find an app billing itself as, “The Uber of … A, B, or C”.
Venture capital funds have been flourishing at business schools and a new focus is pushing them to pour investment into socially impactful ventures.
State legislators have backed off a plan to end funding for venture capital firms from two state funds created during the Granholm administration to help diversify the economy.
Though more and more young tech billionaires seem to be household names, the percentage of new businesses started by 20-to-34-year-old entrepreneurs has actually been declining over the past decade
Apple’s car project is reportedly called Titan. That’s apt because it will require a colossal effort to break into the auto industry.