Entrepreneurial ecosystems are the perfect environment to help new start-ups develop and thrive – it's all about being connected.
Adam Neumann both controlled and managed the co-working company he founded in 2011. A finance scholar explains why that can be a serious problem in venture capital-backed startups.
WeWork's uncertain future reflects how investors have wised up to the hype around Silicon Valley start ups.
Fundamentally, WeWork's finances do not look good. It is still a long way from profitability.
Most universities focus on teaching basic sciences with little reference to commercialisation of ideas and new technologies.
Canadian technology start-ups that incorporate an approach that learns from failure tend to perform and innovate with greater success than start-ups that seek to assign blame.
Business minds using up leftovers.
Today, business students are likely learn about the lean startup (LSU) method. However, recent academic studies alert to the possible limitations and downsides.
Astronomic valuations for non-profitable companies are popular in Silicon Valley but how are they calculated and what do they reflect?
Innovation and industry policy is receiving the least attention just when it may matter most to our economic future.
Elizabeth Holmes conformed to a myth of entrepreneurial success. This was ultimately her downfall.
Always delicate balancing act, ensuring London maintains its appeal to tech start-ups will prove more difficult after Brexit.
To move towards a knowledge-based economy, Indonesia needs to invest its research funds strategically.
Shareholder pressure and influence brings with it the quest for short-term returns at the expense of longer-term creativity and innovation.
Rather than bypass college to pursue their entrepreneurial dreams, members of Generation Z are increasingly partnering with universities to launch new startups, a university president says.
New research shows supporting angel investors, rather than giving startups 'founding' help, fosters entrepreneurship.
The enthusiasm for business creation is not without negative consequences, especially for the many who fail. However, the "all entrepreneurs" discourse remains predominant.
The study of innovation in large companies and start-ups would benefit from being inspired by physics, which mobilizes different sets of laws for large masses and particles.
What does the future newsroom look like?
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We often hear about media companies shedding staff and revenues, but is there hope? We ask the man with a mission to launch 100 media start-ups in three years: what does the future newsroom look like?
A positive outlook is great – but it can lead to some ill judged start up ideas.