New Venture Competition Submission Deadline Approaching
The Baylor New Venture Competition promotes entrepreneurship and small business development by focusing on student created, managed, and owned ventures. College students – both undergraduate and post-graduate – are provided with expert feedback and the opportunity to win cash and prizes to help fund their ventures. The event consists of a two-day, dual round business plan competition and speed pitch competition.
HGTV Stars Who Went from Renovating Houses to Running a Multimedia Empire Share Their Best Advice for Small-Business Owners
Business Insider: Alumnus of Hankamer School of Business at Baylor University, Chip Gaines, and alumnus of Baylor University, Joanna Gaines, offer their advice to aspiring entrepreneurs in this article and video interview.
Seeking High-School Entrepreneurs
Baylor University’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise is looking for high-school age entrepreneurs. If you know a high school student who owns a business, nominate them for the 2017 Baylor Youth Entrepreneur Awards.
Is America the Land of the Free?
Forbes: This column in Forbes is penned by professors of entrepreneurship, Steven Bradley and Peter Klein, about the "slide" in U.S. economic freedom based on international measures, and the effect of this on entrepreneurs.
Hiding in Plain Sight
Business Review Podcast: Asking "why" can uncover new industries right under your nose, and also be the key to innovation and success.
Business School Faculty Recognized
Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business bestows faculty awards on an annual basis. The winners were announced at the Senior Appreciation Banquet April 20.
You Can Now Get Your Haircut to Go with Mobile Barbershops
KWBU-FM (Waco/NPR): Marlene Reed, D.B.A., senior lecturer in entrepreneurship in Baylor’s Hankamer School of Business, is interviewed for this local story on mobile businesses, such as food trucks or barber shops, in which people are willing to pay extra for something that’s quick, convenient and personalized. “People have become so busy, time is probably the most scarce of all of our resources, maybe even more so than money for many people, and they want someone to come do something for them on their premises or at work,” she said.
Baylor’s New Venture Competition Awards $138,000 in Prizes
Baylor University’s John F. Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship in the Hankamer School of Business announced winners of the fifth annual Baylor New Venture Competition.
TREP EXPO in Addison Brings Together Leading Entrepreneurs to Showcase and Strengthen Startup Community
Baylor University’s Department of Entrepreneurship in the Hankamer School of Business is partnering with the Town of Addison’s economic development office and the Dallas Entrepreneur Center (DEC) for TREP EXPO 2016, an event that offers aspiring and experienced entrepreneurs information, inspiration and encouragement to launch, build and grow their businesses.
Fifth Annual Baylor Business New Venture Competition Will Award More Than $138,000 in Cash Prizes
Baylor University’s John F. Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship in the Hankamer School of Business will host the fifth annual Baylor New Venture Competition on Friday, Feb. 26, and Saturday, Feb. 27, in the Foster Campus for Business and Innovation.