Wayne State University Social Entrepreneurship Conference

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I had the distinct privilege of speaking at the Wayne State University Social Entrepreneurship Conference this morning. My topic?  “Urban Entrepreneurship and the Holy Grail.”  We had a really engaged group of participants, and we could have easily gone on for hours. Hopefully, armed with the knowledge of how to “sketch” their business ideas, the […]

Andy Crawford Award – 2014 Winter Term

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One of the courses I’m teaching at University of Michigan, IOE (Industrial and Operations Engineering) 422, was originated by an extraordinary fellow named Andy Crawford. Andy was a fervent believer in entrepreneurship education, and he crusaded for years to establish an entrepreneurship course at U-M. He succeeded in doing so, and the result is the […]