Making Government More Entrepreneurial

Description of Notre Dame College of Business Video: Mitchell E. Daniels Jr. is the 49th Governor of the State of Indiana. Governor Daniels came from a successful career in business and government, holding numerous top management positions in both the private and public sectors.

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The $170 Million Idea

Description of Princeton Academics Video: Aaron Patzer, founder of Mint.com, shares his experiences starting with a simple idea and ending in a $170 million acquisition deal of his company with Intuit Inc. Aaron is both the visionary and technical mind behind Mint.com, now the leading free, online money management in the US. He designed Mint.com…

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Digital Entrepreneurs

University Video Description from USC: Nov. 3, 2011: Digital Entrepreneurs Panel Today, human interaction has a mediator — the computer. Communication is regularly and expectantly happening over long distances and our daily exposure to individuals, brands and businesses is measured through an intricate system of cables and servers. Entire social existences are being lived online…

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News Entrepreneurship

University Video Description from USC: April 22, 2010: Dean’s Series on Sustainable Innovation – News Entrepreneurship–Mashup of Journalism & Entrepreneurship As traditional news organizations flounder, journalists are striking out on their own. But the skills of an entrepreneur are different than those of a journalist. Dean Ernest J. Wilson III welcomes Vikki Porter, director of…

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Entrepreneurship and New Economies

Description of Stanford Business School Video: Researchers and investors explored the hurdles and opportunities for businesses and entrepreneurs in post-transition economies. The panelists were Niall O’Cathasaigh, George Foster, Gayle Lemmon, and David Welch.

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Entrepreneurial Role To Play In Southern California

University Video Description from UCLA: William Ouchi explains why UCLA should take an active role in spurring economic growth in Southern California.

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What Is Strategy?

University Video Description from UNC: Professor Michael Porter of Harvard University’s School of Business discusses competitive strategy and the role it can play in solving the world’s challenges.

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Creatively Entrepreneurial

Georgia Institute of Technology Video Description: Carl Nordgren, founder of creativepopulist.com, discusses the importance of all people becoming more “creatively entrepreneurial.” In this talk he addresses four practices that enhance one’s ability to be creatively entrepreneurial.

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The Future Of Distributed Energy Finance

Description of Duke School of Business Video: In a post cash grant, post tax credit world, what will the U.S. energy portfolio look like and how will financing evolve to make distributed energy viable and profitable? Join Travis Bradford, President and Founder of the Prometheus Institute for Sustainable Development, for his captivating lecture on the…

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Business Models For Social Entrepreneurs

Description of Duke School of Business Video: From the “How Business Models, Capital Markets, and Ecosystems Help Scale Social Change” CASE event on October 22, 2010. Matt Nash, Cathy Clark, J. Gregory Dees and Jordan Kassalow.

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