The Entrepreneur'sRESOURCE

Explore the Entrepreneurship.org Resource Center to find resources.  Designed with entrepreneurs in mind, our resource center allows you to find materials to grow great ideas.

The Entrepreneur : Blog

527 results found

Filter Options
Dispelling the Myth of the Zuckerberg Entrepreneur
Thom Ruhe
7/12/2012
Blog Resource
Summary:

When you hear the word entrepreneur, what kind of image does your mind conjure up? If it’s a Mark Zuckerberg look-a-like pouring out HTML code in an Ivy League dorm room, you’re probably not alone. But you’re not exactly picturing the masses.

Read More
Do You Have the 'Saving Gene'?
Taylor Brown
7/26/2013
Blog Resource
Summary:

SavingsWould you rather buy the new Apple product or save that money in an interest bearing account? When is the right time for a person to start saving? I was lucky enough to have great parents that instilled the importance of saving in my brain. But I also had a different "saving gene" than my three older sisters who tended to and still do spend more than me.

Read More
Doctor.com founder on why you should hire from the competition
Christina Sherwood
7/2/2013
Blog Resource
Summary:

Doctor.com founder and president shares insights on slow fundraising, hiring from the competition, and impressing at every presentation.

Read More
Dominique's Desk: Access for entrepreneurs
Dominique Pahud
6/26/2013
Blog Resource
Summary:

Access is especially tough for digital health entrepreneurs who are developing solutions for patients, physicians, and hospital networks.

Read More
Dominique's Desk: Creating community
Christina Sherwood
9/5/2013
Blog Resource
Summary:

Solving problems in healthcare isn’t easy, especially given the complexity of the space and the diversity of the stakeholders. Creating communities of engaged stakeholders around a common problem can be a powerful approach to prototyping, testing, and deploying solutions. That’s because these communities bring together people from multiple disciplines and perspectives.

Read More
Dominique's Desk: Design thinking
Dominique Pahud
7/26/2013
Blog Resource
Summary:

Design thinking can be helpful to an entrepreneur in all phases of development -- from ideation and business model validation to customer development and growth.

Read More
Dominique's Desk: Entrepreneurial Learning Centers
Dominique Pahud
4/15/2013
Blog Resource
Summary:

When I talk to life science and digital health entrepreneurs, their motivation to make an impact is clear. But the biggest hurdle they face – once they have a product or tool of value – is to get their innovation into the hands of doctors, patients, and other stakeholders.

Read More
Dominique's Desk: Navigating the fundraising process
Dominique Pahud
4/4/2013
Blog Resource
Summary:

The most frequent question I get asked from entrepreneurs is “Where can I find dollars”?  Assuming that they have done the work, the best I can do to help is to share the stories of entrepreneurs that have recently succeeded in raising funds in today’s tough environment.

Read More
Dominique's Desk: The players in your entrepreneurial orbit
Dominique Pahud
8/5/2013
Blog Resource
Summary:

The diverse ecosystem of entrepreneurship is exciting. But it can also be overwhelming, given the many stakeholders an early-stage entrepreneur interacts with during the first few years alone.

Read More
Dominique's Desk; Business model strategies
Christina Sherwood
10/24/2013
Blog Resource
Summary:

Entrepreneurs need to be creative and innovative not only with their product or service, but also with how they think about their business model. In life science and digital health, understanding one's value proposition is key. But it’s not always obvious - especially considering to whom the value proposition is most compelling. For this exercise, I find Alex Osterwalder’s Value Proposition Canvas particularly helpful.

Read More

Search for Resources

Stay Connected

Email Newsletter Signup

Want to get connected? Sign up to receive regular news, polls and updates from The Kauffman Foundation.

Kauffman Founders School
A robust online curriculum for entrepreneurs.
Explore Founders School >



A network of U.S. cities facilitating a weekly entrepreneur education program.  Go to 1 Million Cups >


FastTrac
Whether you are starting or growing a company, FastTrac will help you live your dream at each stage.
Get started with FastTrac >

Email Newsletters

Want to be up-to-date with the latest news and updates from Entrepreneurship.org? To subscribe, just give us your email address below; you'll choose which e-newsletters you'd like to receive on the next screen.