Global Entrepreneurship Week


This year’s Global Entrepreneurship Week kicks off on Monday, November 14th! In honor of this celebration, the Center for Entrepreneurship will be holding three events throughout the week. These events are intended to be a learning experience for anyone who wants to know the ins-and-outs of being an entrepreneur. Even if you don’t plan on running your own business, it will be a great way to meet new people and discuss business related topics. We look forward to seeing you there! Rising from the Ashes – Monday, November 14th

Held in Jackie O’s Public Room, there will be a discussion about the effects of the 2014 Union Street Fire and how it impacted the business owners. It’s meant to focus on the community support for these businesses and how they bounced back better than ever. Learn how re-building is different from the original start-up and the significance of being prepared. The event commemorates the second anniversary of the fire as well as gets the ball rolling for Global Entrepreneurship Week. Come out and show your support to this wonderful community!

Celebration of Women in Entrepreneurship Day – Tuesday, November 15th

In honor of Women in Entrepreneurship Day, come join us from 4:30pm-6:00pm to welcome a special guest speaker. Jane Grote Abell, Donato’s Board Chairwoman and Columbus CEO of the Year, will be speaking about her book, “The Missing Piece: Doing Business the Donato’s Way”, as well as talking about her story. She will also be talking about her “4 C’s of success.” Make sure you come prepared to find out what it takes to run a successful business!

Social Entrepreneurship – Wednesday, November 16th

Stop by the Living Learning Center to meet some experienced entrepreneurs and learn more about the challenges and rewards of running your own business. This event is meant to connect the upcoming generation of young entrepreneurs with people who have become very successful at what they are doing. Theses experienced entrepreneurs will help give you some

tips to be successful, as well as help you by answering any questions you may have about being an entrepreneur. Be sure to stop by and meet these individuals, they could be a great connection between you and some top businesses in their field!

Global Entrepreneurship Week will be a great time for those who want to learn more about running your own business. Maybe you aren’t looking to be an entrepreneur, this event will still be for you. You can come and show your support to this wonderful community and meet some of the great people who live here. Each of the events will be focused on different key elements to help make you more diverse when it comes to taking on the world as an entrepreneur. Make sure you stop by to not only learn some new information, but also meet some successful people in this line of work.


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