Monthly Archives: May 2016

Business Starts and the Uneven Recovery

A new study on business startup growth by the Economic Innovation Group is getting a lot of media hype this week.   It’s an interesting assessment so the media attention is warranted.  The study looks at US business startup rates between … Continue reading

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What Works in Business Acceleration?

Yesterday, I attended an interesting Aspen Network for Development Entrepreneurs discussion on the topic of “What’s Working in Startup Acceleration.”   The event unveiled a new ANDE report that assess the performance of business accelerators in both developed and developing economies.   … Continue reading

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May 2016 EntreWorks Insights Now Available

The latest edition of our quarterly e-newsletter, EntreWorks Insights, is now available.   This issue shares some perspectives on the ongoing economic transition issues facing America’s coal-reliant communities.  You can learn more and subscribe here.

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Farm Bureau Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge: Apply Now!

The 2017 Farm Bureau Rural Entrepreneurship Challenge has just been announced and they’re looking for cool rural business ideas.  The Challenge is the first and only business competition that focuses exclusively on rural businesses, and some cool companies won awards … Continue reading

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