When Dr. Jean Wilcox first envisioned her Entrepreneurial Marketing course, it started with a piece of currency. It was January 2010 when Wilcox divided her students into 10 groups, and presented each group with a $10 bill out of her own pocket. The goal? The students were tasked with multiplying their modest seed money by […]
Temple University’s Fox School of Business welcomed Comcast Corporation executive David L. Cohen as the Warren V. “Pete” Musser Visiting Professor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Established in 2015, the Musser Professorship is an endowed term professorship filled by experienced and well-known practitioners who are interested in visiting the Fox School to mentor and engage with […]
The U.S. Department of Commerce cites a three-to-one ratio of men to women in positions in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). And a recent study from the University of Washington suggests that women pass on careers in STEM because of a “masculine culture.” The 17th Annual League for Entrepreneurial Women’s Conference, […]
Fox School of Business alumna Esosa Ighodaro designed a mobile application that can monetize the art of snapping selfies. Ighodaro combined her love of social media and fashion by developing COSIGN, an app that allows users to directly shop for products that they see in social-media posts. Users can include product information by tagging what […]
Temple University’s Fox School of Business has entered a three-year partnership with Flinders University to deliver its nationally ranked entrepreneurship programs to the prestigious Australian university. The Fox School of Business will help Flinders University drive South Australia’s economic transformation by training thousands of undergraduate and graduate students annually in the entrepreneurial mindset and skills […]
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The bottom line isn’t always an entrepreneur’s end game. For some, it’s the balance of doing well while doing good. The work of social entrepreneurs served as the focus of an interactive workshop that kicked off a new collaboration between Temple’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship Institute (IEI) and the College of Public Health (CPH). Social entrepreneurs […]
The Angel Capital Association is coming to Philadelphia May 9-11, 2016 for the 2016 ACA Summit. Temple University students have the opportunity to volunteer, and in exchange can attend some of the sessions. This is open to current juniors and seniors as well as graduate students. Volunteer work includes things such as: working the registration […]
Undergraduate Track Cocktail Culture Co. Jungeun Park, Fox School of Business ’16 Parking Bee Richard Armitage, College of Science and Technology ’16 Michael Black Rungh, Inc. Neha Raman, Fox School of Business ’18 Vitris Wireless, LLC Jack Perrotta, Fox School of Business ’18 John Nguyen, College of Science and Technology ’18 Chethtra Ten, College of […]
We are excited to announce that the 2016 BYOBB Keynote Speaker and Recipient of the Self-Made and Making Others Award is: Glen Gaddy, PhD Glen Gaddy, PhD, is a member of Robin Hood Ventures and the Chair of the Mid-Atlantic Diamond Ventures (MADV). He has experience in real estate, consumer product development and venture funding. […]
IME-MS student, Sumbal Bashir, plans to take all the entrepreneurial lessons she’s learned through her program at the Fox School of Business back home to Pakistan. There, she hopes to close the gap and drive the growth of entrepreneurship throughout the country. To learn more about her and her individual accomplishments, check out the news […]
Thursday April 21, 2016 1 p.m. Finalist Presentations 5 p.m. Awards Ceremony Alter Hall Auditorium Check back here for more exciting updates about #BYOBB2016!
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If you are participating in this year’s BYOBB business plan competition, be sure to attend Professor Dwight Carey’s business plan workshop TODAY in the IEI Lab at 4:00 p.m. Professor Carey is a renowned entrepreneur who will speak about financial assumptions and preparing pro forma financial statements for your business.
Plan on participating in this year’s BYOBB? Don’t miss the opportunity to sign up for a mentor! By submitting a simple opportunity description, you will be assigned a mentor, receive a copy of the business planning book, and get important notifications and tips about the BYOBB. Your mentor can assist you in the formation of […]