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Seven Questions for Cherie Blair on Investing in Women

NEW YORK – Cherie Blair was not one to walk the international stage as the wife of a leader without making some uncomfortable observations about the role….

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Calls for University “Entrepreneurship” at UT, Around the Country

Before his controversial hiring as a special adviser to the University of Texas System, Rick O’Donnell was a largely unknown quantity in the Austin higher education community. What…

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Savvy High School Students See Entrepreneurship as College Alternative

Fellowships offered by organizations like the Thiel Foundation and Enstitute are attempting to woo business-savvy high school students away from the traditional college track. Despite the possibility…

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Young entrepreneurs battle teen suicide

It was his first time leading a focus group session, and 17-year-old Alvaro Piedra was nervous. “Thanks for coming today,” he read from a prepared…

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Bill to support Indigenous women starting businesses passes committee

About 500 Native American women representing more than 50 tribes nationally have started their own businesses, say Indigenous women advocates. A bill to try to…

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Boxed in: The Struggles of Gaza’s Technology Entrepreneurs

N JANUARY 2017, Bassma Ali, the cofounder and business manager of GGateway, an information technology company based in Gaza, was invited to Laos to take part in…

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Is Obamacare a Boon or Bust for Entrepreneurship?

When the Affordable Care Act was passed, there was a lot of talk about how the law could spur entrepreneurship across the country. Specifically, the…

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