Here's a short-ish list of events, campaigns and conferences around entrepreneurship and economic development.
The SourceLink family had a great year in entrepreneurship with write-a-thon's, launches, connections and celebrations—all to help build entrepreneurial communities.
The Electoral College has met and confirmed that Donald Trump will be our next president. What effect could a Trump Administration have on entrepreneurship?
SourceLink is working on a book about building entrepreneurial infrastructure in communities, and we’d love your input.
A round up around articles about what an entrepreneurship ecosystem is and the first steps to buidling one. Spoilers: understand your community and what it needs.
Why incubators can't be our sole critierion when it comes to benchmarking innovation.
From Twitter contests to summits and even grand openings, our affiliates ruled Global Entrepreneurship Week all across the nation.
Leverage the holiday shopping season to your entrepreneurial ecosystem's advantage and host a Shop Local campaign for your Main Street entrepreneurs. Here are four ways your economic organization can do to support local business.
Learn what your entrepreneurs need, create a content strategy and build an email list. Dig into these tips to increase your entrepreneurial network’s value and visibility.
We asked SourceLink communities what challenges they face when building entrepreneurial ecosystems. Here's what they said.
How do we build a strong entrepreneurial infrastructure that is both sustainable and provides for new jobs and economic growth? Here's a roundup of articles to bring insight into entrepreneurship and U.S. policy.
Join us as we welcome Puerto Rico's Colmena66 to the SourceLink family.
Using specific metrics measuring entrepreneurial activity tells economic developers and entrepreneur service organizations if their entrepreneurial ecosystem is ready to grow and how to activate the community.
Entrepreneurs thrive in connected communities. But what does that mean?
Global Entrepreneurship Week is more than just a celebration of innovators and their ideas.
Beyond Resource Directories: What it Takes to Build a Flourishing Entrepreneurial Ecosystem
Show Me the Money: How to Fund Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Building Initiatives
Four Tips for Recovering from Disaster with Resiliency
Who Makes Up an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem: Defining the Role of Ecosystem Player.
Which Private Foundations Are Funding Entrepreneurship?
Find foundational research, studies and toolkits to help you build the case for entrepreneurship in your community.
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