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Deadline Approaching! Baylor-USASBE Student Case Writing Competition.

The deadline for submitting a case is September 15th. Interested? This is a great competition to get involved in. Take a look at the following information to get the full details:

The Baylor University Entrepreneurship Program and USASBE are jointly sponsoring a student case writing competition in conjunction with USASBE’s annual meetings.  This is an innovative international event that supports and encourages students who wish to engage in case research and writing.  Submitted cases are suitable if they advance the field of entrepreneurship, broadly defined, and contribute to an understanding of entrepreneurial phenomena.  The cases must be original and unpublished, and their focus can include, but is not limited to, the following:

  • New venture creation
  • International entrepreneurship
  • Small business management
  • Family-owned businesses
  • Minority and gender issues in small business and entrepreneurship
  • Venture financing
  • Corporate entrepreneurship
  • Marketing in small businesses and entrepreneurial ventures
  • The launch and development of social enterprises

The cases must have no more than 4 student authors per case, and the students may be either graduate or undergraduate.  Accompanying the submitted case must be an instructor’s manual.  The format for the instructor’s manual is shown on the web site listed below.  With the submission of a case and instructor’s manual, at least one of the author(s) and a faculty supervisor must agree to attend the competition if the case is selected as a finalist.  Although faculty supervisors will register for the conference, student authors will not be required to do so.  Cash prizes for the winning cases will be $2,000 for first place; $1,000 for second place; and $500 for third place. 

Deadline for submission of cases is September 15, 2014

For further information about the competition, see the following web site:

 http://www.baylor.edu/business/entcwc/

 Or contact Marlene Reed at:  Marlene_Reed@baylor.edu

Co-founder of the front page of the internet coming to OU!

Join us Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at Ohio University

Ohnaian is embarking on a five-month tour of U.S. college campuses in hopes of inspiring a new generation of internet entrepreneurs. This tour isn’t just about hearing how Ohanian made “the world suck less,” but also listening to other success stories to demonstrate the tremendous entrepreneurship opportunities available on the internet.Want to be a part of figuring out the impact the internet has on the world? Attend the Center for Entrepreneurship’s Guest Lecture Series, presenting Alexis Ohanian, co-founder of reddit.com on Monday February 24, 2014.

In his official tour announcement, Ohanian said, “We’re all still figuring out just what kind of an impact the internet will have on the world – let’s be the ones doing it.”

Ohanian has appeared twice on Forbes’ 30-Under-30 list, which chooses the best and brightest stars in creativity and entrepreneurship. He currently invests in over 70 start-up companies, serving as an advisor to some. Ohanian will sign copies of his book, Without Their Permission, following the presentation.

Ohanian will speak in the Walter Hall Rotunda at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24. Seating is limited, so you must register to attend the lecture. Click here to register now!

Have questions? Students can post questions in advance to: http://www.reddit.com/r/athensohio/

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