What to Know Before Starting a Franchise Business

Instead, transferable skills in things like leadership, marketing, project management, customer service Read More...

Category: Features

Author: Beau Henderson

Spinning Ourselves Around: How to Manage The Emotional Turmoil of Crises

clear action to positively influence your team’s emotions and morale through calm and confident leadership Read More...

Category: Research Insight

Authors: Kevin P. Taylor and William Martin

Learn From Leaders: Famous Founders' Best Advice for New Ventures

  Over the past several years EIX editors have interviewed the founders and CEOs of groundbreaking companies, and we've published videos of those conversations on our site. Recently we re-edited Read More...

Category: Commentary

Authors: Daniel Forbes and Jon Eckhardt

Professors and Experts: Would You Like Your Articles to be Read?

following article that introduces EIX.org as a new publication: EIX: Reducing Cycle Time in Thought Leadership Read More...

Category: Education and Teaching

Authors: Catherine Buday and James C Wetherbe

Schulze Professors | EIX.org

stipends are provided to Schulze Distinguished Professors to assist their efforts to advance thought leadership Read More...

Schulze Entrepreneurship Challenge Highlights e-Fest® 2018

Sponsored by the Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation, the Schulze School of Entrepreneurship at the University of St. Thomas, and EIX.org, a non-profit online platform for entrepreneurship Read More...

Category: Commentary

Author: James Beal

How 'Job Creators' Think

Much has been said about the importance of “job creators,” mainly small and medium-sized startups and businesses, as engines of economic growth. Far less has been said about the thinking Read More...

Category: Theory and Research

Authors: Keith Brigham , Ron Mitchell and Jeff Stambaugh

What a Viral Music Video Can Teach us About Collaborating

Long before the musical arrangements were composed and recorded or any visual art was created, the leadership Read More...

Category: Education and Teaching

Authors: Douglas Orzolek , AnnMarie Thomas , Clare Howard , Taylor Casey , Luke Tozour and Damian Kulash

How to Turn a Hobby Into a Business

Close School of Entrepreneurship and the Silverman Family Professor of Entrepreneurial Leadership at Read More...

Category: Features

Author: Chris Farrell

'Home Field Advantage' Works in Business as well as Baseball

Entrepreneurs with great ideas often feel they must pull up stakes and move to a region that is known as a hub for their specific industry.  But research that we published in 2012 suggests that Read More...

Category: Research Insight

Authors: Olav Sorenson and Michael S. Dahl