The Center for Social Value Creation at the University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business presents the 7th Social Enterprise Symposium (SES) on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015.
In the largest CEO@Smith event to date, Wes Bush, CEO and president of Northrop Grumman, discussed developing critical technologies of the defense industry and developing great employees and leaders that make those technologies happen.
Competitions can offer startups funding and connections, so entrepreneurs should think about them as part of their fundraising strategy. But with so many out there, the challenge can be figuring out which ones to enter. Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship Director Elana Fine shares five lessons from
Websites like Epinions.com and apps like Yelp have made ours a glorious era for the amateur reviewer. This might seem like nothing but good news for companies that make excellent products. But the dynamics of word-of-mouth, including online opinions, are much more complicated than that, according to new research from Yogesh Joshi, an associate professor at the Smith
The Do Good Challenge returns to the University of Maryland this week for the fourth year. This innovative prize competition inspires Terps to make the greatest social impact they can for their favorite cause. Students team up to volunteer, fundraise, promote awareness, or advance their own social enterprise during an eight-week period. Any undergraduate or graduate student can enter, either as an individual or with a group.