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    Entrepreneurs talk growth at TENWEST

      Former Finance major and intern analyst Courtney Ehland represents the Stage Exchange platform at the McGuire New Venture Competition on April 28 in McClelland Hall. The Social Impact Summit, hosted by Eller’s McGuire School for Entrepreneurship, kicks off the third day of the TENWEST Festival.   The University of Arizona will host the Social […]

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    3 Real-World Tactics Entrepreneurs Should Take Advantage of During (and After) College

    A college education is a wonderful thing. Unfortunately for entrepreneurs, attending a four-year university also carries some significant drawbacks. The latest data on student loan debt from Debt.org tells a grim story for new graduates: The average debt at graduation is now more than $37,172 per student. Related: Does a College Degree Still Matter? For anyone entering the […]

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    Sheryl Sandberg’s Advice To Entrepreneurs Planning Their Next Step

    Sheryl Sandberg virtually joins the Forbes Under 30 Summit to address young entrepreneurs’ biggest questions. Sheryl Sandberg needs no introduction. As one of only 18 self-made women billionaires in America, she has become an icon for female entrepreneurs. The Facebook COO and Lean In author virtually joined the [email protected] “Closing the Tech Gap” event at MIT Sunday to answer the […]

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    5 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Combine Profit and Purpose

    If you want to leave a legacy and give back to society, you need to make some smart decisions along the way. Here are five ways you can make your mark while sleeping peacefully at night. Related: 10 Books Every Leader Should Read to Be Successful 1. Pick an impactful industry. Depending on your background and […]

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    Trump Delays International Entrepreneur Rule

    If you’re a foreign entrepreneur looking for a way into America, your path just got a lot harder. International Entrepreneur Rule Has Been Delayed That’s because the Trump Administration has stalled an Obama-era rule that would have made it easier for foreign entrepreneurs to live here while building their start ups.  The International Entrepreneur Rule was scheduled […]

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    The Secret Message In The Apple Keynote For Entrepreneurs

    My column today is a collaboration with my cofounder, Dave Elkington, the CEO of InsideSales.com. Did you see the headlines like I did? “Apple’s first revenue drop since 2001.” It was October of last year and as I read I couldn’t help but think, “How did it happen?” The news outlets said the drop was mainly […]

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    Entrepreneurship Is Hard: What Socially Conscious Founders Must Do To Meet Startup Challenges

    This past spring, progressive venture fund, New Media Ventures, hired a behavioral design consultant to interview early-stage founders about their experiences growing socially conscious companies. The primary finding? Despite what the rose gold-hued feeds of #girlboss Instagrammers would have us believe, getting a socially conscious company from idea to scale is a largely unglamorous undertaking, […]

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    The Entrepreneurs Who Are Calling Time On Late Payments

    Late payments are a major threat to business/photo credit: Shutterstock Late payment is the scourge of the startup world, and one of the prime reasons why so many fail to survive beyond five years. Research carried out by the U.K.’s Federation of Small Businesses found the average delay in payments to small businesses and the […]