Startup Communities: Building an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Your City
John Wiley & Sons, 2012. szept. 6. - 224 oldal
An essential guide to building supportive entrepreneurialcommunities
"Startup communities" are popping up everywhere, from citieslike Boulder to Boston and even in countries such as Iceland. Thesetypes of entrepreneurial ecosystems are driving innovation andsmall business energy. Startup Communities documents thebuzz, strategy, long-term perspective, and dynamics of buildingcommunities of entrepreneurs who can feed off of each other'stalent, creativity, and support.
Based on more than twenty years of Boulder-based entrepreneurturned-venture capitalist Brad Feld's experience in the field?aswell as contributions from other innovative startupcommunities?this reliable resource skillfully explores what ittakes to create an entrepreneurial community in any city, at anytime. Along the way, it offers valuable insights into increasingthe breadth and depth of the entrepreneurial ecosystem bymultiplying connections among entrepreneurs and mentors, improvingaccess to entrepreneurial education, and much more.
Engaging and informative, this practical guide not only showsyou how startup communities work, but it also shows you how to makethem work anywhere in the world.
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Principles of a Vibrant Startup
Participants in a Startup
Attributes of Leadership in
Activities and Events
The Power of Accelerators
Contrasts between Entrepreneurs
The Power of the Community
Broadening a Successful
Myths about Startup
About the Author
Excerpt from Startup Life