Entrepreneurship

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Reserve Your Seat at the 2017 Big Idea Competition Final
Reserve Your Seat at the 2017 Big Idea Competition Final

The Final Pitch event of the Big Idea Competition (BIC) has become the annual celebration of entrepreneurship at UT Dallas.

Written by Thao DuongNovember 1
The Startup Journey: Phase 4
The Startup Journey: Phase 4

What’s the final phase of the entrepreneurial startup journey? Let's end with phase four – the innovative mindset!

Written by Jeremy VickersOctober 31
The Startup Journey – Phase 2
The Startup Journey – Phase 2

What’s the next phase of the entrepreneurial startup journey? Let's keep going with phase two – the idea to launch!

Written by Jeremy VickersOctober 13
The Startup Journey – Phase 1
The Startup Journey – Phase 1

What are the phases of the entrepreneurial startup journey? Let's start with phase one – theoretical development!

Written by Jeremy VickersOctober 7
The Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summer Program
The Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Summer Program

This summer, the Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IIE) and The Dallas Entrepreneur Center (DEC), partnered together to create the first annual Student Startup Accelerator. Read how the partnership benefitted students to win $2,500.

Written by Tara VornkahlSeptember 9
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility — The Launch Continued
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility — The Launch Continued

Jeremy Vickers continues to give business launch tips with part five in this blog series: Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility.

Written by Jeremy VickersJuly 21
Policentric Revolutionizes Democratic Participation
Policentric Revolutionizes Democratic Participation

Kamiar Kordi hopes to revolutionize politics by increasing awareness and connection between constituents and their representatives. In his interview, Kamiar shares how UT Dallas helped him reach for success and make a change.

Written by Kelsi EdwardsJuly 11
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility — The Launch
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility — The Launch

Jeremy Vickers continues to give tips on taking the big leap into starting a business with part four of Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility blog series.

Written by Jeremy VickersJuly 6
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility – Business Legal Structures
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility – Business Legal Structures

Jeremy Vickers continues his words of wisdom with part three of Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility, giving tips on taking the big leap into starting a business.

Written by Jeremy VickersJune 16
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility – Part 2
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility – Part 2

Jeremy Vickers continues his words of wisdom with part two of Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility, with tips on taking the big leap into starting a business.

Written by Jeremy VickersJune 8
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility
Evaluating an Idea for Feasibility

Executive Director of Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Jeremy Vickers, has put together a list of steps to go through before starting a business. Let's start with the first four steps!

Written by Jeremy VickersMay 19
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 3 — Issues in Ownership
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 3 — Issues in Ownership

This concludes Jeremy Vicker's three part series on Intellectual Property basics. Use these nuggets of knowledge to help you pour through an IP strategy at your organization.

Written by Jeremy VickersMay 3
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 2 — Copyrights, Trademarks and Trade Secrets
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 2 — Copyrights, Trademarks and Trade Secrets

What is a trade secret and does it differ from a patent? The Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Jeremy Vickers, gives the rundown from his experience working with startups, patent attorneys and university technology transfer offices.

Written by Jeremy VickersApril 21
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 1 — Patent Basics
Introduction to Intellectual Property, Part 1 — Patent Basics

Are patents necessary to protect intellectual property? The Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Jeremy Vickers, gives the rundown from his experience working with startups, patent attorneys and university technology transfer offices.

Written by Jeremy VickersApril 19
Jindal School Collaborates with Kwest App for #JSOM40 Scavenger Hunt
Jindal School Collaborates with Kwest App for #JSOM40 Scavenger Hunt

MS Innovation and Entrepreneurship students Andrew Brown and Omeed Shams created an innovative app with big plans to change the way we all explore the world. Join us in our very own JSOM digital scavenger hunt starting March 28th!

Written by Kelsi EdwardsMarch 11
Hira Saleem's Internship with Bell Helicopter
Hira Saleem's Internship with Bell Helicopter

Hira Saleem became an intern at Bell Helicopter to learn more about human resources and broaden her knowledge of the business world. In this interview, Hira gives tips from her internship experience.

Written by Gaby MokryMarch 7
Starting Your Own Business Is Tough, But Not Impossible
Starting Your Own Business Is Tough, But Not Impossible

The last thing anyone would expect you as a college student to do is start your own business. But Justin Ehlert proves that although it may be tough, it's not impossible.

Written by Justin EhlertFebruary 17
Two Jindal School Teams Headed to Regionals of Contest for Social Good
Two Jindal School Teams Headed to Regionals of Contest for Social Good

The first Hult Prize Challenge on the UT Dallas campus brought together organizers from the Entrepreneurship Club at the Jindal School. First place winners of the competition will win $1 million in seed money. Who will win?

Written by Kris ImherrFebruary 15
The Role of UT Dallas in the Innovation Ecosystem
The Role of UT Dallas in the Innovation Ecosystem

The innovation and entrepreneurship programs at JSOM show through metrics that UT Dallas is on the verge of gaining recognition as a respected research-focused university. What does it take to achieve this goal within the innovation ecosystem?

Written by Jeremy VickersJanuary 28
Entrepreneurship Classes Help Launch Startups
Entrepreneurship Classes Help Launch Startups

When many people think of entrepreneurs, they think of Zuckerberg, Gates or Jobs — who all dropped out. What many don’t consider is that entrepreneurs who've taken entrepreneurship courses run thousands of successful small and medium-size businesses.

Written by Jeremy VickersJanuary 15
Jindal School Entrepreneurs Wow Judges at UT Dallas Business Idea Competition
Jindal School Entrepreneurs Wow Judges at UT Dallas Business Idea Competition

The winning ventures of the UT Dallas version of “Shark Tank,” the 2015 Business Idea Competition, used technology, one to improve efficiencies in the transport industry and the other to create a more connected home, vehicle and entertainment center.

Written by Jill GlassDecember 16
Entrepreneurs Pitch Ideas to Mark Cuban and Other Celeb Judges This Friday
Entrepreneurs Pitch Ideas to Mark Cuban and Other Celeb Judges This Friday

Get ready for an exciting event with entrepreneurial pitches, cool business ideas and #CelebJudges this Friday. Seats are filling up, so you might want to save your spot before they run out!

Written by Gaby MokryNovember 17

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