Creating a Winning Business Model Workshop Recap
Last night (2/3), IEI’s Executive Director, Ellen Weber, had the pleasure of informing students of how to “Create a Winning Business Model” by discussing strategy, value, chain and value path to help BYOBB participants succeed in the upcoming business model competition. Ellen shared with last night’s attendees her real-world experience, as she shared she runs […]
Last chance to get a mentor for BYOBB 2015
Don’t miss this opportunity! The deadline to submit your Temple Opportunity Description and get a BYOBB mentor is February 13, 2015. Click here to sign up today.
Assessing Ideas: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly, Workshop Recap
Assistant Professor and Managing Director of the Entrepreneurship Department, Robert McNamee, led the workshop, Assessing Ideas: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly, yesterday evening (1/29) in Temple’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute Lab. Professor McNamee had a great deal of advice for Temple students throughout the workshop. He advised students to, “Focus first on understanding […]
Fox Alumna, Melissa Alam, Named One of Billy Penn’s Top Philly Start-Up Leaders
As a recent 2010 Temple Fox School of Business Graduate, Melissa Alam has become one powerful, ambitious, young lady. “Blogger” and “Entrepreneur” is what she is associated as by many, but dig deeper and you will find she is an inspiration and role model to young women today. On January 21, Melissa was named one […]
Procter & Gamble Executive, Dr. Filippo Passerini, Visits Fox
On Thursday, January 22, Temple University Fox Global MBA students had the pleasure of meeting and hearing globally recognized leader and strategist, Dr. Filippo Passerini, speak at Temple’s Center City Campus from 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. MBA students and faculty had the opportunity to meet Filippo because of Fox’s own Dr. Mitrabarun Sarkar, who met Filippo […]
Today: Past BYOBB Winner, Brian Linton, Revists Temple University
Today past BYOBB winner, Brian Linton, will revisit Temple University for a Fireside Chat to share how he won the Be Your Own Boss Bowl competition and became the founder of his own company, United By Blue. All are welcome to attend this event at 12 p.m. in the IEI Lab, Alter Hall, 503D. We hope to […]
Assessing Ideas: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
The Business Plan Workshop “Assessing Ideas: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly” has been postponed to this Thursday, 1/29 at 4:30 PM due to the inclement weather. We hope to see you then!
Be Your Own Boss Bowl (BYOBB) Information Sessions Recap
Last night’s third and last BYOBB information session was quite the success. With a total of 83 potential participants who attended the sessions, it is clear this year’s business plan competition could be the best one yet. Led by Temple’s Fox School of Business Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute (IEI) and Executive Director, Ellen Weber, students […]
Founders Factory at the Cira Center
Founders Factory is an annual conference run by the Philadelphia Startup Leaders that aims to unleash the potential of Philadelphia entrepreneurs! We bring together our community of founders, mentors, angels, VC’s, students, government groups, and community partners for a collaborative an engaging day of learning, teaching and community building! This years event is focused around initial traction. Our speakers include experienced CEO’s and […]
Seeding The City’s Innovative Talent
Exciting news! The December issue of Philadelphia Regions Business Journal featured an article that highlighted IEI’s exemplary work with TechConnect and the outstanding partnership between GPSEG and the Fox School of Business.
Get all of your questions answered at the BYOBB Information Session – January 20
In order to be assigned a mentor and to receive a free copy of the Business Planning Guide, please complete this document (Temple BYOBB Opportunity Description) and use this form to submit it. Note: You can also register your company with Blackstone Launchpad to get help thinking through your idea.
Be Your Own Boss Bowl® Information Sessions
Our annual business plan competition, the BYOBB®, is coming up! You can do it, and we can help – you do not have to be a business school student or alum to place or win in this competition. Attend an information session to learn more about the process and to get your questions answered. Food and drinks will […]
Masters in Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship WebEx Information Sessions
Join us for an online information session about the Masters in Innovation Management and Entrepreneurship Degree (IME) led by Dr. Robert McNamee, Managing Director of the Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute. We will provide information and answers to help you understand why Temple University – Fox School of Business is the next best step toward your future. […]
17th Annual Innovative Idea Competition Winners Selected
Congratulations to the 2014 Innovative Idea Competition Winners! Anne Nelson Grand Prize: Bethany Edwards, Lia-Pregancy Test Redesign, School of Media and Communications 1st Place Graduate Faculty, Staff or Alumni: Yasmine Mustafa, Roar for Good, Fox School of Business 2nd Place Graduate Faculty, Staff or Alumni: Cecilia Scimia, Heart Upbeat! School of Medicine 1st Place Undergrad: Bradley Blosser, Snow Dissolving Light Post, Fox School of Business 2nd […]
Idea Competition Finalists Announced!
We are pleased to announce the finalists for our 17th Annual Innovative Idea Competition. With nearly 300 submissions, the finalists include: Roar for Good (Yasmine Mustafa, Fox ’06) Heart Upbeat! (Cecilia Scimia, Faculty, Medicine) Represent (William Pierce, Tyler) Lia-Pregnancy Test Redesign (Bethany Edwards, Media and Communications ’06) Buoyant Pile (Sean Webster, Engineering) Owl Social Impact Fund (Holly Giang, Liberal Arts) Trichord […]