More than ever, the economic environment shows that those who learn the art of collaboration have the great advantage of carving out a growth path. Corporate venturing — traditionally defined as when a company supports innovation and new projects internally — can take other forms, such as when a company is willing to sit down with an entrepreneurial business, regardless of size, and find ways to capture innovation and growth through collaborative partnerships. Read more
Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) officially kicks off Monday to celebrate and recognize self starters and innovators with activities and events to challenge new faces on the start-up scene.
Entrepreneurs, academics, and leading energy experts gathered at New York City’s Jacob Javits center for the Advanced Energy 2013 conference on April 30 and May 1. They discussed the latest developments in energy efficiency and how green energy has impacted job creation. Read more
This week, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced an innovative initiative to draw more tech companies to the five boroughs and connect locals to jobs. The “We Are Made” in NY campaign is one of several strategies in place to expand the high-tech industry in the state, following recent expansion of high-tech centers at local universities. Read more