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ELI Attends RuralRISE Summit 2019

October 7, 2019

A Showcase of Rural Entrepreneurship Efforts From September 17-19, 2019, ELI’s Nic Houle traveled to the city of Pine Bluff, Arkansas as part of the 2019 RuralRISE Summit. The summit brought together entrepreneurs, nonprofit and government agency professionals, educators, and others in an effort to share resources and develop strategies to promote rural entrepreneurship.  On…

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Course Strives to Spread Business Spirit, Resources

August 9, 2019

“The undeniable reality is the Triangle is fortunate to have an abundance of resources and organizations and networks to support the entrepreneurial ambition of people,” said Thom Ruhe, CEO of the N.C. Idea Foundation. “As you get out of the immediate Triangle area, that becomes more anemic. I feel there is a greater need and…

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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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