Teaching Entrepreneurship

Bringing entrepreneurs together for weekly meetings, offering them practical classroom instruction and online curriculum, and making them aware of the resources in their communities can make a difference in the businesses they launch and lead.

Chicago Ideas Week #IdeasChat

10/21/14 - 10/21/14 Join the Kauffman Foundation (@KauffmanFDN) and Chicago Ideas Week (@chicagoideas) for its first CIW #IdeasChat via Twitter.

Makerspaces Coming to Main Street

10/13/14 The Maker Movement has taken the pursuit of creative technologies from the realm of hobbyists and has made it more accessible – seeding innovative new industries in cities and communities around the U.S.

Insights from Disruptive Industry Leaders from Kauffman Foundation on Khan Academy

10/01/14 Four founders share key tenets that are driving forces behind their successes on the latest installment of the Kauffman Foundation entrepreneurship interview series on Khan Academy.

New Kauffman Founders School Module Offers Startups Strategies for Maximizing Digital Marketing Efforts

09/18/14 Internet entrepreneur Neil Patel shares insights on how founders can get the most from the vast digital marketing options available to them.

What’s Your Startup Investor IQ?

09/09/14 InvestorIQ.org tests and builds startup investing knowledge for prospective investors and entrepreneurs through lessons culled by the Angel Capital Association, Angel Resource Institute and Kauffman Foundation

Kauffman FastTrac Announces Entrepreneurship Training For U.S. Military Veterans

09/02/14 Kauffman FastTrac® is offering a complimentary 10-week entrepreneurship course for U.S. military veterans.

In Inc.: A Case for Sending Founders Back to School

08/28/14 Wendy Torrance, director of Entrepreneurship at the Foundation, says that for most entrepreneurs, building and sustaining a business involves constant learning.

1 Million Cups

A weekly educational and networking program founded by Kauffman Labs for Enterprise Creation that strives to engage entrepreneurs in their communities.

Kauffman Foundation Announces 2014 Recipients of Junior Faculty Fellowship Grants

08/13/14 Learn more about the recipients of the Kauffman Junior Faculty Fellowship in Entrepreneurship Research (KJFF).

Kauffman Founders School Presents Nine-Part Series on Leadership and Motivation for Entrepreneurs

07/24/14 Best-selling business author Daniel Pink sheds new light on the art and science of motivation and how entrepreneurs can leverage these insights to be more effective leaders.