Xconomy Explores the Institute’s Role in Entrepreneurial Programs’ Explosive Growth

Shannon Beeman
October 4, 2011

Last week, Xconomy Detroit’s Sarah Schmid posted a great story based on the conversation she had with Tim Faley during Entrepalooza, including details on the Institute’s unique approach to entrepreneurial education by focusing on six key skills.

“What we’ve done in 12 years is codify what entrepreneurs really do,” Faley told Schmid. “We have broken it into logical and learnable steps that span from ideation to success and that involve both classes and action-based learning.”

Read the whole article—which also covers the Michigan Business Challenge (which is starting up again soon) and how Michigan has expanded its knowledge base beyond autos—on Xconomy’s website.