• Sort by

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

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.

The 2015 Inc. 5000 conference in 19 Tweets

Kauffman's Arnobio Morelix shares through Tweets the main themes of the Inc. 5000 conference on fastest-growing companies in America.

Crowdsourcing Crowdfunding Rules

Crowdfunding is opening up large amounts of early stage capital for entrepreneurs. As regulators struggle to write new rules for this exploding phenomenon, they might do well to crowdsource their own questions and experiences.

In The Wall Street Journal: Are Stalled Startups Harbinger of New Normal?

Just 11 states and Washington, D.C., had more new firms created in 2013 than in 2012.

One in a Million

One in a Million 2015 is a Kauffman Foundation competition for 1 Million Cups (1MC) startup presenters who apply to participate. Those entrepreneurs with the best presentations and most promising startups will compete at the national finals, livestreamed during Global Entrepreneurship Week in November.

Six Strategies to Create Strong Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

As policymakers throughout the country -- and around the world -- look for ways to help entrepreneurs launch and grow new businesses, a new research paper from the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation underscores the importance of the local entrepreneurial ecosystem.