Startup Survival, Failure and Growth

New ventures are more likely to fail than they are to succeed. What do we know about startup survival, failure and growth that can turn the odds in favor of the entrepreneur?

Six Ways Non-Profit Entrepreneurs are Distinct from “Traditional” Entrepreneurs

03/30/15 Kauffman researcher Emily Fetsch highlights differences between non-profit and "traditional" entrepreneurs.

Kauffman Sketchbook - "Cracking the Code"

03/18/15 Amy Wilkinson, author of "The Creator's Code," describes key characteristics of today’s leading entrepreneurs.

The Creator's Code: The Six Essential Skills of Extraordinary Entrepreneurs

03/17/15 The Creator’s Code by Amy Wilkinson, a strategic advisor to startups and large corporations alike, unlocks the six essential skills that turn intriguing ideas into enduring enterprises.

Kauffman @ SXSW: 4 Insights from the Fastest Growing Companies in America

03/17/15 Kauffman researcher Arnobio Morelix presents research findings about fastest growing companies in the U.S. at SXSW

Hiring and Building Your Startup’s Team

03/16/15 Kauffman researcher Emily Fetsch shares the advantages of startups' creating their own talent versus hiring talent.

Four Indicators to Assess Local Ecosystem Vibrancy

03/16/15 Most communities fall short in assessing the performance of their entrepreneurial ecosystems, according to a new Kauffman paper.

Measuring an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

03/16/15 This paper offers twelve indicators and their sources for measuring the outcomes and vibrancy of a local entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Measuring an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

This paper offers twelve indicators and their sources for measuring the outcomes and vibrancy of a local entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Are Incubators Beneficial to Emerging Businesses?

03/02/15 Kauffman researcher Emily Fetsch examines incubation research to determine if incubators are beneficial to emerging entrepreneurs.

A Reflection of Entrepreneurs in Pop Culture: The Celebritization of Entrepreneurs

02/26/15 Kauffman researcher Colin Tomkins-Bergh explores the current entrepreneurship zeitgist and its potential implications on potential and young entrepreneurs.