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Entrepreneurship

Jun 27, 2017

It’s In Our Blood: Sheats Talks Importance of Entrepreneurship

WRAL Techwriter’s Rick Smith expands on his initial story regarding Lewis Sheats’ expanded role in entrepreneurship at NC State University, saying that the changes are not just bureaucratic shifts. “This should help… 

Photo of Jeffrey Pollack, Department of Management, Innovation and Entrepreneurship

Jun 23, 2017

Faculty Research Award Recipient Profile: Jeffrey Pollack

Research provides insights into how entrepreneurs raise money, acquire new customers 

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Jun 15, 2017

Lewis Sheats Has New Role in Campus-wide Entrepreneurship Programs

Entrepreneurship educator Lewis Sheats' new role: campuswide integration of entrepreneurship education, research, outreach 

photo of: Dr. Lewis Sheats, Cortney Cox, David Tillack, Alex Bless and Travis Murray

Jun 5, 2017

NC State Poole College Announces 2017 Andrews Launch Accelerator Startup Teams

Accelerator goal: Enabling entrepreneurial thinkers to frame potential ventures that are ambitious, well-constructed and compelling 

May 31, 2017

Ryan O’Donnell Continues Using Business as a Force for Good

2014 Poole graduate focuses on creating businesses with a social mission 

May 15, 2017

Apex Friendship High School Students Benefit from Entrepreneurship Program modeled after NC State Poole College’s TEC Curriculum

Entrepreneurship program modeled after Poole's TEC curriculum benefits Apex Friendship High School 

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May 2, 2017

Quarterly Outlook of Triangle Entrepreneurs Shows Level Optimism in Q2 2017 Relative to Q1 2017

QuOTE survey's Q1 and Q2 2017 results show a level of stability in the outlook index, based on responses from participating Triangle area entrepreneurs. 

Apr 24, 2017

Cortney Cox’s Startup Aims to Empower Women, Beginning with Simplifeye

Cortney Cox credits the NC State Entrepreneurship Clinic's Mentorship Program with helping her build her startup. 

Mar 7, 2017

Crowdfunding Innovation: It’s Backers – Not Money Raised – That Predicts Market Success

Research finds that the number of backers a new product attracts during crowdfunding predicts the financial success of the product when it reaches the marketplace – but the amount of money raised during crowdfunding does not. 

Baylor New Venture Competition

Mar 2, 2017

NC State Team a Finalist in Baylor New Venture Challenge

Team Supervize, an interdisciplinary team comprised of NC State undergraduate students and young alumni, made it to the semifinals in the New Venture Challenge at Baylor University.