Weekly Update from Build A Stronger America - Issue 4 - November 2, 2009
Kauffman Foundation, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Thriving In Your Entrepreneurial Role
Featured content from Entrepreneurship.org — As an entrepreneur, you may sometimes feel like you are stranded alone on an island — unsure of where to go or what to do to survive. Don't forget the key to both surviving and thriving is written into your business plan. This section will help you prioritize what you need to do to start implementing your plan. Read the eight tips and use the task and resource lists to develop your own "Survival Guide to Growing My Business."
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Build A Stronger America Joins Global Entrepreneurship Week Nov. 16-22, 2009
Global Entrepreneurship Week is an initiative to inspire young people around the world to embrace innovation, imagination and creativity. You can be one of more than 1,000 U.S. organizations that have joined the Week to help build a stronger America by encouraging young people to consider entrepreneurship...Here's how:
Become a partner
All you have to do is pledge to hold one activity during Global Entrepreneurship Week. As a partner, you will connect with others around the world to share experiences and ideas; build relationships with others in your community who are committed to entrepreneurship; and spotlight your organization’s commitment to the next generation of bright minds.
Organize An Activity
Add your activity to the list of those planned for Global Entrepreneurship Week and promote it to a growing network of entrepreneurs, elected officials, investors, educators, students and others. If you are looking for ideas, all you need is a whistle and a group of people to hold a speednetworking session.