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How New Solo Entrepreneurs Can Think Through Their Finances
Today people can no longer count on a steady paycheck in a predictable amount from an employer. We're seeing ever-growing numbers of “unintended entrepreneurs” -- once-employed people forced to Read More...
Author: Roy Carriker
Choosing a Board of Directors for a Family Business
It's important that current or future members of a family business understand best practices for assembling a Board of Directors (BOD). That's why we explore this in depth as part of a basic family Read More...
Author: Whitney Peake
Action Exercises Engage Students More Fully Than Lectures and Exams Action Exercises Engage Students More Fully Than Lectures and Exams
Editor's Note: For a free download of Jim Wetherbe's 260-page book on better communication, "So, What's Your Point?," click the "Supporting Document" link above. In the business world, concepts Read More...
Educating the Unintended Entrepreneur Educating the Unintended Entrepreneur
The ranks of "unintended entrepreneurs" are growing, but neither the public nor the universities are fully aware of this yet. These unintended entrepreneurs will come from both the existing workforce Read More...
Category: Commentary
Author: Roy Carriker
Schulze Entrepreneurship Challenge Highlights e-Fest® 2018 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
Design Thinking Makes Great Ideas Viable Design Thinking Makes Great Ideas Viable
Entrepreneurs often start their business with a "good" idea they have that has not been properly vetted by potential customers. As a result, entrepreneurs often invest a great deal of time, effort, Read More...
Author: Brian Janz
Business Exercise Starts with $5 in Seed Money Business Exercise Starts with $5 in Seed Money
Effectual reasoning, a form of expert entrepreneurial decision making, provides a series of decision making strategies for individuals in low-power situations. In these situations, individuals must Read More...
Team-Pitch-Quiz Learning Engages Students and Builds Understanding Team-Pitch-Quiz Learning Engages Students and Builds Understanding
Many of us remember that one infamous professor back in college whose boring lectures -- even on subjects that should have been interesting -- put everyone to sleep. The traditional old-fashioned Read More...
Author: Lars Oddsson
Confidentiality Agreements Promote Candor in Family Business Classes
For students from family businesses to fully benefit from participating in a family business class, it is essential that they open up and share their experiences, both good and bad. The more the Read More...
The McDonaldization of Everything: Teaching Weber to Undergraduates The McDonaldization of Everything: Teaching Weber to Undergraduates
Max Weber argued that the process of rationalization transformed social life forever. By loosening the hold of tradition, rationalization led to new practices that were chosen due to their Read More...

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