Startup Communities

Caffeinating 100 Communities

10/28/16
This week, the 100th 1MC community launches in Waco, Texas.
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The Connectivity of Hip-Hop’s Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

10/13/16
Connectivity, specifically, is never more evident than in hip-hop’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.
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How Cities can Become Better Than the Next Silicon Valley

09/12/16
This guest post is the first in a series by Kauffman Foundation grantees and other partners sharing insights on entrepreneurship diversity and inclusion.
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Startup Activity in America -- A Look at Startup Policy and the Kauffman Index

09/01/16
Policy Director Jason Wiens and Kauffman researcher Arnobio Morelix share presentations and findings around the Kauffman Index of Startup Activity and what policymakers can do to affect it
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Everyone Has to Reinvent Themselves

08/12/16
Examining the entrepreneurial challenges and opportunities facing small towns
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Cracking the Entrepreneurship Ecosystem Code

07/14/16
Victor Hwang is driving the dawn of a new model for economic development
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Imagining an ideal future state for women entrepreneurs

06/24/16
Design thinking and seven tweets speak to a GES dedicated to entrepreneurship for emerging youth and women

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Call for Nominations on Startup Nations Policy Awards

06/06/16
Startup Nations, a network of entrepreneurship-savvy policymakers and advisors, is seeking nominations of public sector leaders and policy approaches that are helping entrepreneurs start and scale new businesses. Winners will be invited to share their experiences as part of the Startup Nations Summit in Cork, Ireland, during Global Entrepreneurship Week.
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About the Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs (ASE), the Largest Annual Survey Data Collection of U.S. Entrepreneurs

06/02/16
Kauffman researchers E.J. Reedy and Arnobio Morelix share about the new Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs (ASE), a public-private partnership between the U.S. Census Bureau, the Kauffman Foundation, and the Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA).
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How Ready is your City for the Digital Economy?

05/23/16
Most city leaders realize their cities are not prepared for the next wave of the digital economy, but few of them know what to do next.
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