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Creating Our Next Generation of Entrepreneurs — One Student at a Time

At Penn State, we have seen a surge in entrepreneurship activity by our students. Based on a survey performed, 8% of our students own or previously owned a business, and half of the students surveyed would like to own a business. I had the distinct pleasure of talking with Dr. Eric Barron, Penn State President,…

What It Means to Be an Entrepreneur

Whenever there is an issue, there is an opportunity. Too often people decide they want to run a business without looking to solve a problem. Many entrepreneurs, including myself, believe this is a backwards approach to forming a business. As an entrepreneur, I believe it’s our job to solve problems facing our society, be leaders,…

Global Entrepreneurship Week Welcomes Elite Keynote Speakers

Global Entrepreneurship Week is fast approaching and as with every year, Penn State is bringing in the best keynote speakers entrepreneurship has to offer. The speakers for GEW 2016 transcend a variety of disciplines and entrepreneurial experiences. Their wealth of knowledge is something you certainly won’t want to miss. George Steinmetz – George Steinmetz Photography…