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If You Love Something, Let it Go. If it Comes Back, You’re Steve Jobs. founder-CEOs replaced by professional CEOs

Crowdfunding on the Rise in Emerging Economies

Barriers to entrepreneurship continue to fall, leading to a democratization of entrepreneurship. Startup success no longer requires a Silicon Valley zip code in the U.S. -- or even residence in a strong, developed nation. A new report highlights global crowdfunding developments of 2015 and forecasts an increase of more than 50 percent over the next 12 months.

What American Cities Can Learn from Warsaw

During Global Entrepreneurship Week, Google officially launched its new Campus Warsaw, similar to its existing campuses in London and Tel Aviv, and with more on the way in three other cities. The Google campus is located across the Vistula River from the main part of Warsaw—and, incidentally, the part of the city that was not destroyed by the Nazis.

Small Businesses in the U.S. on the Rise, Reversing Six-Year Downward Trend

Reversing a six-year downward trend, activity in established small businesses increased last year, according to the 2015 Kauffman Index: Main Street Entrepreneurship report that tracks small business activity and ownership in the United States.

Five Top Entrepreneurs to Take the Stage Tomorrow in the First-Ever ‘One in a Million’ Startup Competition

Five entrepreneurs from across the U.S. have been chosen as finalists in the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation’s “One in a Million” pitch competition for startup entrepreneurs.

Startup Evolution: How and When to Transition from Founder-CEO to New Leadership

Kauffman Senior Fellow Suren Dutia calls on research and his own experiences replacing a founder-CEO and serving as an investor, advisor and board member to many startups.

How to Cook Up a Vibrant Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

Latest Kauffman Policy Digest highlights entrepreneurial ecosystem myths and offers a ‘recipe’ to create vibrant ecosystems

How to Cook Up a Vibrant Entrepreneurial Ecosystem

Local policymakers are increasingly turning to entrepreneurship—a proven driver of economic growth and a catalyst of upward economic mobility.

Grants for Entrepreneurship Support Organizations

The Kauffman Foundation issues request for proposals to help scale and deepen the most promising programs that support entrepreneurs.

Kauffman Founders School Twitter Chat | Social Impact & The Bottom Line

Join Kauffman Founders School and the U.S. Small Business Administration on Twitter as we discuss how startups can integrate philanthropy and social good into their business' bottom lines.