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.

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.

New 'Founder Genius' Videos Feature Insights from Big Omaha Entrepreneurs

07/10/14 New Kauffman Founders School videos address issues such as “how to manage cofounder relationships,” “how to divide equity in your company” and “how to find your target customer.”

Kauffman Founders School Live Presents ‘Getting to WOW’ with Serial Entrepreneur and Venture Capitalist Bill Reichert

06/30/14 Silicon Valley venture capitalist Bill Reichert shares new rules for successful innovation and entrepreneurship at a free Kauffman Founders School Live presentation on July 2.

Kauffman Foundation Accepting Proposals for 2014-2015 Entrepreneurship Dissertation Fellowship Grants

06/24/14 Kauffman Dissertation Fellowship Program will award grants of $15,000 each to 15 doctoral scholars at U.S. universities to support dissertations in entrepreneurship.

On Entrepreneur.com: Marketing Mistakes That Stall Startups

06/06/14 Marketing expert Anita Newton shares common marketing mistakes and the ways they can cause startups to stall.

New Paper Offers Concise Advice on How Startups Can Build the Right Board of Directors

05/29/14 Kauffman Foundation senior fellow writes a primer on how to create a diverse, experienced board to help startups manage growth and achieve long-term goals

Primer for Building an Effective Board for Growing Startup Companies

05/29/14 Having lived through two successful exit strategies in the last four years, served on a few startup boards, and mentored numerous budding entrepreneurs, I have concluded that putting together a board of directors for new companies that are beyond proof of concept often is not a top priority, but it really should be.

Guide to Entrepreneurial Marketing Outlines Strategy to Turn Businesses into Customer Acquisition Machines

05/01/14 New Kauffman Founders School series offers practical advice for entrepreneurs from marketing expert Anita Newton.

Best-selling Author Daniel Pink to Discuss the ABCs of Selling at Kauffman Founders School Live Event

04/28/14 Daniel H. Pink shares valuable insights about how entrepreneurs can use their skills and personal qualities to be more successful salespeople.