Archive for the ‘Entrepreneurship’ Category

A Beginner’s Guide to Creating a Lasting Business Plan

One of the biggest assets a small business has is its business plan, a 30-40 page blueprint for your company.

January 16th, 2017 - By


This Collection of Tools Will Improve Your Business Writing Skills

Writing for business is a specific skill that needs to be honed over the course of your career. Many people think they don’t need to develop their skills, as they already have enough skill to get by day to day, but developing those skills pays dividends. Here are the best online tools that you can […]

August 26th, 2016 - By


New Issue of the Graziadio Business Review Posted

Welcome to the new issue of the Graziadio Business Review. It contains several articles written by GSBM faculty that we hope you will enjoy reading.

November 2nd, 2015 - By


How Extreme Self-Confidence Can End Up Working Against Entrepreneurs

Studies show members of the Millennial generation appear less interested than previous generations in starting their own businesses…

June 17th, 2015 - By


Why Do Customers Misbehave?

also by Marty Abbott, DM, and Kalle Lyytinen, PhD In a recent GBR article we put forward an argument that in using a product or service consumers are afforded the opportunity to use it in ways not originally intended. We argue that customers do this for a variety of reasons, such as increasing the utility […]

March 6th, 2013 - By


Implementing Intrapreneurship: A Structural and Cultural Approach

Present age organizations face a very complex and uncertain environment. In order to remain innovative and viable in the long run, many organizations are turning to “intrapreneurship.” However, what is intrapreneurship? How different it is from entrepreneurship? What can an organization do to promote intrapreneurship? In the Graziadio Business Review article “Implementing Intrapreneurship: A Structural […]

November 26th, 2012 - By


New Issue of GBR Online

In the fall issue of the Graziadio Business Report we have published five great articles. Facilitating the Inventor – Entrepreneur Interaction: Super-Charging the IP Commercialization Process By Larry William Cox, PhD According to leading economists, entrepreneurs are those individuals who both identify and exploitcommercial opportunities. This article proposes that more technologies could be commercialized and with greater economic […]

November 13th, 2012 - By


Five Things to Consider Before Embarking on an Entrepreneurial Venture by Scott Kerslake, CEO of PrAna

PrAna CEO Scott Kerslake offers “Five Things to Consider Before Embarking on an Entrepreneurial Venture” as part of the SEER Symposium at the Graziadio School.

November 4th, 2011 - By


CEO Insights: Ed Hogan Discusses the Importance of Making a Contribution

In this episode, CEO Insights features Ed Hogan, who founded Pleasant Holidays with his wife, Lynn, and grew the business to approximately $500 million annually.

November 15th, 2010 - By


The Entrepreneur’s Journey: How to Pitch Your New Venture Idea

Larry Cox, associate professor of entrepreneurship, offers his “Top Eight Tips for Pitching Your New Venture Idea.”

November 8th, 2010 - By