Monday, November 10, 2014Wisconsin School of Business NewsAlumnus Jake Wood (BBA ’05) Serves Veterans as a Social Entrepreneurby: Marguerite Darlington

This Veterans Day, the Wisconsin School of Business at the University of Wisconsin-Madison honors Jake Wood (BBA ’05), a graduate who has not only served in the military, but continues to give... Read More

Wednesday, September 3, 2014Wisconsin School of Business NewsHow the Burrill Competition Delivered a Roadmap for Success for EatStreetby: Mark Crawford

The concept of EatStreet is simple—make ordering takeout food fast and easy by presenting multiple restaurant menus on a single website. Turning this straightforward idea into a successful... Read More

Friday, May 2, 2014Wisconsin School of Business NewsBusiness School Entrepreneurship Clinic Gives Back to Communityby: Lavilla Capener, Staff

We’ve heard the statistics: 50% of startups don’t make it five years. Seventy percent don’t make it ten years. Research has shown that many businesses fail because of lack of basic... Read More

Friday, April 11, 2014Wisconsin School of Business NewsEckhardt Touts University Entrepreneurship in Op-Edby: Lavilla Capener

The Wisconsin Business Voice recently featured an op-ed by Associate Professor Jon Eckhardt on the value of university-based entrepreneurship. Eckhardt, who is also the director of the Weinert Center... Read More