The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation recognized the work of outstanding entrepreneurs from around the globe, as it hosted the 2016 World StartUp Cup in Washington D.C. on August 4 and 5.
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Why are there fewer public companies than in the past?
A 14-year-old Tacoma, Wash. native proved that hard work and dedication does pay off, earning various prizes including $30,000 in college scholarships after presenting his business plan for a company that makes durable grips for lacrosse sticks.
The Innovation That Matters project with 1776 continued in Los Angeles and Seattle.
Graduates of the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) have been busy in recent months growing their businesses, striking key partnerships, and even preparing for high-profile television appearances.
What attitudes and behaviors define entrepreneurs? What traits are typical of an entrepreneurial spirit? How do these characteristics manifest across countries and cultures? Answers to these questions will be discussed at the November 18 event Grit Happens: Defining the Entrepreneurial Spirit.
Join Amway President Doug DeVos, Global Entrepreneurship Week President Jonathan Ortmans and special guests speakers for the reveal of the 2015 Amway Global Entrepreneurship Report and a panel forum about the characteristics of entrepreneurs.
If you want to find a state that embraces innovation and high-tech job growth, North Carolina is a great place to start.