Posts Tagged ‘economic development’

Economic Development 3.0: Making Money, People and Power Work

Posted by Cynthia Nevels

What do you think of when you see a vacant commercial building in a middle-class neighborhood?

Do you say to yourself, “I could start my own business there if I had the capital,” or “a Whole Foods should open here …

Libraries as Hubs for Entrepreneurship

Posted by Daniel Oney

The Dallas B.R.A.I.N. can hope to achieve its goal of building an inclusive entrepreneurial community because of the vision and resources of the Dallas Public Library (DPL). In a recent survey by the Pew Research Center, 87 percent of Americans …

BRAIN Aims To Help Small Businesses Grow

Posted by Mark Gilman

Going from idea to execution involves a lot of learning. Entrepreneurship is a form of literacy and involves mastering content on how to successfully start and grow a business. It requires learning special ways of thinking and acting to maintain …