Creative entrepreneurs to complete entrepreneurship, Community Engagement Workshop | WBIW

INDIANA – The Indiana Arts Commission announced today that 31 Hoosier creative entrepreneurs would participate in the annual On-Ramp Creative Entrepreneur Accelerator. On-Ramp is a national award-winning program designed to educate artists and creative professionals in key areas of entrepreneurship and finance and to provide ongoing mentorship and development of arts-based small businesses. Over three … Read more

U of A at Pine Bluff and I³R Partner to Stimulate Entrepreneurship and Innovation | University of Arkansas

The Department of Human Sciences at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff announced it was recently awarded a Course and Program Grant from VentureWell. Meredith Adkins, assistant research professor at the Institute for Integrative and Innovative Research at the U of A (I³R), has collaborated as a co-investigator on the project, “Using Entrepreneurship Curriculum and … Read more

Helping future entrepreneurs thrive in college

Many college students are interested in starting their own businesses. Colleges can support their passions by providing real-world experiences to get them started. Colleges and universities can help support small and local businesses through entrepreneur accelerator programs. Half of Gen Z say they aspire to be entrepreneurs or to start their own business, according to … Read more

5 Black Queer Women Entrepreneurs You Should Know #BossBabe

In this ever-changing economy, more and more people are looking to entrepreneurship. However, it is a risky business. According to Luisa Zhou, one in every five businesses fails within 18 months of operation. Members of the LGBTQIA+ community face even more challenges than the average person when opening a new business. The Movement Advancement Project reports … Read more