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A short guide for corporate misfits

David Berdish worked to get Ford Motor Company to develop interest in car sharing and urban transport models. Nick Hughes had to appeal to external financing to get Vodafone to support M-Pesa, a mobile-phone based banking service that now enables millions around the world to transfer money. 681 more words

Leadership

Hiring Intrapreneurs is essential to be a successful company

Having Intrapreneurs in company is without-a-doubt a true asset for any organization. If you are looking to hire exceptionally talented, smart, innovative, hands-on individuals with experience working in enterprise environment, interpreneurs are the ones who knows inside-out the convulsions of technology environment. 294 more words

Talent Acquisition

GrowCo 2015 Highlights and Snapshots

I’ve already talked about my love of Nashville and how much I enjoyed it in the few nights I was there, but I had a lot of people ask if I planned on sharing my highlights from the GrowCo conference too! 807 more words

Teaching Entrepreneurship Readies Youth for Broader Challenges

A recent article in the Wall Street Journal, Businesspeople, Educators Seek Ways to Teach Students Entrepreneurship,” really hit home with me.  In my role with Youth Entrepreneurs® Georgia, I lead a professional team of educators who have been teaching business principles and entrepreneurship to disadvantaged students in Atlanta-area public schools since 2006. 422 more words

Entrepreneur Education

Three differences between social intrapreneurs and entrepreneurs that people don't talk about


Most literature implies that the successful intrapreneur needs most of the same attitudes and tools as the entrepreneur; in other words, that the intrapreneur is just an entrepreneur who happens to work within an established company. 340 more words

Inclusive Business

Don't Underestimate The Power Of Enduring Companies

Here is an excellent essay by Marcus Wallenberg,chairman of SEB (Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken),founded by his great-great-grandfather in 1856. He also serves as the chairman of Saab and Electrolux and sits on the boards of directors for Investor AB and AstraZeneca, among others. 553 more words

Postaday

10 Commandments of the Intrapreneur

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noun: an employee of a large corporation who is given freedom and financial support to create new products,services, systems, etc., and does not have to follow the corporation’s usual routines or protocols. 545 more words

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