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ELI Newsletter | October 2019

October 8, 2019

Check out ELI’s monthly newsletter for our thought leadership and entrepreneurial updates on partners and events! October 2019 Newsletter

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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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ELI Newsletter | September 2019

September 10, 2019

Check out ELI’s monthly newsletter for our thought leadership and entrepreneurial updates on partners and events! September 2019 Newsletter

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BEDC Announces Entrepreneurial Courses

August 16, 2019

“Beginning on September 17, the BEDC will offer its “Ice House Entrepreneurship” course. The eight-week programme runs Tuesdays from 6pm until 8.15pm through November 12 at a cost of $275. Participants will learn the core essentials of an entrepreneurial mindset, how to identify and evaluate entrepreneurial opportunities, and will develop cross-discipline entrepreneurial attitudes, behaviours and…

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Southern Pines Library Invites You to Dream It, Achieve It

August 13, 2019

The Southern Pines Public Library in Southern Pines, North Carolina has announced a new programming theme for the next year, Dream It, Achieve It: Envisioning the Future at Your Library. As part of this new theme, the library will be offering a pilot of the Ice House Entrepreneurship Program and become an entrepreneurial learning center.…

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ELI Newsletter | August 2019

August 9, 2019

Check out ELI’s monthly newsletter for our thought leadership and entrepreneurial updates on partners and events! August 2019 Newsletter

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Course Strives to Spread Business Spirit, Resources

“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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ELI Newsletter | July 2019

July 9, 2019

Check out ELI’s monthly newsletter for our thought leadership and entrepreneurial updates on partners and events! July 2019 Newsletter

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ELI Attends American Library Association Annual Conference

July 8, 2019

ELI President Rob Herndon attended the American Library Association (ALA) Conference in Washington D.C. on June 22nd and 23rd at the invitation of Duncan Smith. Duncan, who is one of the founders of NovelList, is also an Ice House Facilitator and Chief of Strategy for Public Libraries for EBSCO. ALA is the oldest and largest…

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ELI Newsletter | June 2019

June 4, 2019

Check out ELI’s monthly newsletter for our thought leadership and entrepreneurial updates on partners and events! June 2019 Newsletter

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