Tag Archives: entrepreneurship

All systems go for student-led startups at ATI SEAL Decision Day

The Austin Technology Incubator’s SEAL (Student Entrepreneur Acceleration and Launch) program concludes 10th successful year.  More

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FASTForward program seeks mentors for Austin small businesses

Information session for mentors will be held on August 16.  More

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IC² to offer second FASTFORWARD small business training program

Application deadline for the 2017 FASTFORWARD Austin course is June 30.  More

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Chasing Entrepreneurial Firms

The search for a reliable dataset of entrepreneurial firms is ongoing. We analyze and assess longitudinal data on startups from two data sources—the National Establishment Time-Series (NETS) database and the Secretary of State (SOS) business registry data. Our primary purpose …  More

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Austin’s entrepreneurial ecosystem

Elsie Echeverri-Carroll shares the findings of IC²’s Kauffman Foundation-funded research.  More

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Introduction to Special Issue on the Rhetoric of Entrepreneurship

Introduction to a special issue of the Journal of Business and Technical Communication on the rhetoric of entrepreneurship. The author introduces basic definitions and concepts from the field of entrepreneurship, then identifies three issues linking rhetoric to entrepreneurship: rhetoric and …  More

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FASTForward 2016 pitches delivered at City Hall

The IC² Institute’s inaugural FASTForward small business entrepreneurship course wrapped up on November 30 with pitches delivered in City Council chambers.  More

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FASTForward program is underway

The inaugural class of the IC² Institute’s small business entrepreneurship program took place on September 6, 2016.  More

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IC² Institute launches FASTFORWARD entrepreneur training program with the City of Austin

The 12-week program for innovative small businesses starts April 5, 2016. Applications are due by March 14.  More

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ATI to oversee $1M Blackstone LaunchPad program at UT Austin

Blackstone LaunchPad global student entrepreneurship program awards multi-year grants to three Texas universities.  More

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