Many of you will be familiar with Brian Mathews (he’s the guy who wrote the white paper that helped inspire this whole Startup Library thing). Here’s an interview he did for Education Futures. The themes are similar, but it is still worth a listen. Thanks Karen for the tip…!
Maybe entrepreneurship seems too “businessy” to you. After all, do entrepreneurship and education really mix? In some ways, The Startup Library is designed to explore this very question. Can we take the principles behind “build, measure, learn” and apply them in our institutional contexts (especially for such a notoriously traditional profession). You might be pleased […]
I recently came across this video from the Kaufmann Foundation (the organization behind The Startup Weekend events) that describes entrepreneurs as people who “scratch their own itch.” This colourful description matches many of the entrepreneurs I know. There is a certain level of impatience that comes with the territory (along with some old-fashioned stubbornness!). The […]