Entrepreneurship

Economy & Business
4:03 pm
Fri November 7, 2014

New Milwaukee Seed Accelerator Seeks To Jump-Start Innovation Among College Students

Credit thecommonswi.com

Organizers hope The Commons, a new seed accelerator project, will spark more collaboration between the business community and higher education institutions in the Milwaukee region.

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Economy & Business
8:00 am
Thu July 11, 2013

New Foundation Aims to Help Startups

The missing piece in encouraging small, new employers in Wisconsin - funding, from investors willing to take a risk.

A new group hopes to spur startup businesses in Wisconsin - with an influx of money.

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Economy & Business
1:18 pm
Fri March 29, 2013

Community Leaders Unveil Business Startup Partnership

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett (left) discusses partnership with community leaders.

Milwaukee leaders plan to engage in an exercise to spur entrepreneurship. Dozens of people packed into a room at the new UWM School of Public Health Thursday, to hear about the plan. Milwaukee would be the first city in the U.S. to test the initiative.

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