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NACCE’s Go West! Conference a Roaring Success

October 2, 2018

At NACCE’s Go West 2018 Summit in Burlingame, CA, ELI Vice President Rob Herndon sat on a lunchtime panel and presented to the over 200 in attendance on the importance of the methodologies employed in entrepreneurship education to change the overall systems of education. Making the case that student motivation and success in our educational systems is…

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Schoeniger Keynotes Entrepreneurship Education Forum

September 29, 2018

Watch Gary Schoeniger’s keynote address to the 2018 EntreEd Forum, “What’s Your Big Idea?” Gary discusses how the mindset of an entrepreneur goes far beyond business development but is a necessary component of any 21st-century education.

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GlobalMindED & ELI Announce Partnership

December 12, 2017

Denver, CO [December 4, 2017]: GlobalMindED and the Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative (ELI) announce a partnership to promote an entrepreneurial mindset across community and technical colleges. With a focus on student success, GlobalMindED is a non-profit organization committed to creating a capable, diverse talent pipeline for first-generation-to-college, at-risk and low-income student and job seekers. “Every graduate…

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An Entrepreneurial Mindset Drives Student Success in Mexico

September 11, 2017

(Monterrey, Mexico, September 1, 2017] – Over the past few years, the Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative (ELI) and Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (TEC) have partnered to successfully deliver entrepreneurial mindset curriculum to approximately 7,500 high school students across 37 campuses in Mexico. The partnership consisted of customizing ELI’s Ice House Student Success Program…

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ELI Presents Student Success Findings at Prepa Tec’s Annual Conference

July 4, 2017

At Prepa Tec’s Annual Conference, former ELI President Bree Langemo presented the final outcomes of Prepa Tec’s 7,500 student implementation across 37 campuses in Mexico. Conference information here.

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NACCE & ELI Partner to Offer Entrepreneurial Mindset Training

June 26, 2017

Springfield, MA [June 26, 2017] – NACCE announces a partnership with the Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative (ELI) to provide a public Entrepreneurial Mindset Certification Training focused on igniting an entrepreneurial mindset and cultivating an entrepreneurial culture within classrooms, organizations, and communities around the world. “An entrepreneurial mindset advances leader effectiveness, student success, and workforce development outcomes,” stated…

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NISOD & ELI Announce Partnership

May 31, 2017

Austin, TX [May 31, 2017]: The National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) announces a partnership with the Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative (ELI) to encourage an entrepreneurial mindset across community and technical colleges. “An entrepreneurial mindset is critical for innovating and leading in the ever-changing, resource-constrained environment of higher education,” said Dr. Edward J. Leach,…

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NISOD Administrator Series: Schoeniger Presents on Leading with an Entrepreneurial Mindset

May 29, 2017

An entrepreneurial mindset has become essential for individual and organizational success in today’s rapidly changing, highly complex world. An entrepreneurial mindset cultivates curiosity and creativity, critical thinking and complex problem solving, and collaboration—skills that drive entrepreneurial and organizational success. Moreover, an entrepreneurial mindset can empower leaders by exposing new opportunities, igniting ambition, and fostering innovation…

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ELI & NISOD Selected for 2017 SXSWedu Summit

October 25, 2016

Austin, TX [October 23, 2016]: The 2017 SXSWedu Conference and Festival accepted a half-day summit proposal organized by the National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD), in collaboration with The Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative (ELI). The presentation was selected from more than 1,300 submissions to SXSWedu, which fosters innovation in learning by hosting a diverse…

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ELI Provides Workshops at Circle of Excellence Conference in South Africa

October 4, 2016

The Allan Gray Orbis Foundation (AGOF) invited ELI to keynote and provide workshops at their annual Circle of Excellence Conference with high school principals in South Africa.  As a key proponent of improving education in South Africa’s secondary schools, the AGOF is focused on bringing an entrepreneurial mindset to South Africa’s youth. Learn more about…

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