Posts Tagged ‘Entrepreneur’

UTD: Getting an MBA May Smooth Path to Success

Posted by UT Dallas Naveen Jindal School of Management

Agility and intelligence are hallmarks of a successful startup. Right behind that are networks and personal drive. So getting an MBA while working at a fevered pitch to launch your next best idea may seem like a lot of superfluous …

NorthPark Microsoft Store Hosts Entrepreneurship Week Events

Posted by Dave Moore

This year, in celebration of National Entrepreneurship Week, Feb. 20-24, every Microsoft Store in North America will host workshops featuring local small business leaders, with the goal of raising awareness about business opportunities and strategies for the next generation …

Life as a Serial Entrepreneur:
The World of Ben Lamm

Posted by Jana J. Pruet

Serial entrepreneur Ben Lamm is CEO and co-founder of Conversable, an enterprise conversation platform that utilizes bots to help companies deliver on-demand content, information, and ordering for customers through social media such as Facebook Messenger, Twitter, and other platforms.

Lamm …

Heather Gregory Brings Passion
for Denton, Small Biz to Stoke

Posted by Heather Noel

Architecture major. Event planner. Nonprofit director. Marketing manager. Food cart entrepreneur.

Each title has described Heather Gregory at one point or another, but if she had to choose one role to define herself it would be community organizer. 

As Stoke …

Dallas Entrepreneurs Share Their Insights on Area’s Startup Scene

Posted by Julia Falcon

Entrepreneurs are speaking out about what it’s like to start a business in the Dallas area. 

In a recent Tech.Co article, 14 entrepreneurs gave their thoughts on Dallas’ startup ecosystem. 

Recurring themes included the scene’s cooperative and supportive nature, …

UTD Entrepreneurs Explore Different Ways to Success

Posted by Jeanne Spreier

Many paths lead to a successful startup. Sometimes the idea has been in an entrepreneur’s brain for years; other times it’s taken experience in the work world to realize a need and act on it.

The following people have either …

Need a Business Plan?
Trey Bowles Says These 6 Elements are Essential

Posted by Trey Bowles

You often hear people talk about the importance of a business plan or the process of learning how to write a business plan.

Well, I would argue — and I am not alone — that the days of the 50-page …

TriTex: The Dronepreneur’s Guide to Navigating the Skies

Posted by Will Ammons

Welcome to 2017 where you, or someone you know, probably has a great idea regarding the drone they just got.

Now, it may seem like an entrepreneurial stork just landed at your doorstep, however the current drone laws are …

What’s Ahead in Education? How Schools Will Face the Future

Posted by Heather Noel
 

John Thompson, executive director at Texas Christian University’s Center for Career and Professional Development and Sue Anderson, TCU associate professor in education technology, talk about what lies ahead for education in 2017, including technology’s role in the classroom, challenges of

Axxess: Nurturing the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

Posted by John Olajide

As a graduate of University of Texas at Dallas, it is always inspiring to return to campus to support the next generation. There has been tremendous growth and evolution since I graduated 12 years ago, but one thing that …