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New book helps college students become entrepreneurs

Jessica Rawski, Biz & Tech Editor

November 18, 2019

Students come to college to figure out what to do with their lives and to get an education. Once students figure out what they want, what comes next? For some students, especially at UW-W, what they want is to start their own business. To help these kids out, Professor David Gee has released a book to hel...

WEDC offers entrepreneurial support

WEDC offers entrepreneurial support

December 3, 2014

Dec. 3, 2014 By Rumasa Noor The importance of entrepreneurship can never be over-emphasized. It provides a basis for economic growth, job creation and provides a variety of opportunities to people. Whitewater Innovation Center organizes Elements of Success Seminar series each semester in whi...

Five reasons to consider being an entrepreneur

November 19, 2014

Nov. 19, 2014 By Rumasa Noor Some people say you have to lose something in order to gain something else. It is true in case of entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs might be some of the hardest working people you will ever meet. It is the kind of job that requires 100 percent of a person’s time. Despite...

Whitewater’s entrepreneurial culture nurtures students

September 10, 2014

Sep 10, 2014 By Rumasa Noor The entrepreneurial ecosystem has grown immensely in Whitewater in recent years. There are numerous resources  available to help local businesses as well  as students who are interested in starting their own business. Aside from the student organizations such as...

New Chamber of Commerce targets student businesses

September 19, 2012

Whitewater Student Government has instated a Chamber of Commerce directed toward student business owners. The idea was first presented to former WSG President Patrick Johnson last school year by the Collegiate Entrepreneurs Organization. Johnson began to work with CEO on a Chamber of Commerce on...

Dougan describes the business mind

September 19, 2012

Ask professor and Collegiate Entrepreneur Organization faculty adviser William Dougan to describe the entrepreneurial spirit and he will compare it to architecture and evangelism. Dougan said it compares to architecture in the sense that business is often a design problem consisting of human relationships...

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