Posts Tagged ‘entrepreneurship’

Strategic Goal #1: Innovative Learning

Posted: July 21, 2016 at 5:20 pm

I look forward to next week’s planning retreat with all our deans and senior administration, an opportunity to pause from our daily jobs and come together to think creatively and collaboratively about the university’s future. I am particularly excited that our retreat this year will address in more detail the first goal in our strategic plan: Innovative Learning. Goal […]

Innovation and entrepreneurship in Spain: “Yo creo (en) un mundo mejor”

Posted: June 16, 2013 at 5:17 pm, Last Updated: June 16, 2013 at 5:22 pm

Fundación Bankinter, an innovation think-tank sponsored by Spanish bank Bankinter and on whose board I serve, invited me last week to speak during in the occasion of its 10th anniversary celebration (in the photo, taken at the Telefónica center for innovation in Madrid, with Chris Meyer, Richard Kivel and Emilio Méndez).  The topic couldn’t have been more […]

If you want to be an entrepreneur, go to college!

Posted: March 6, 2013 at 9:57 am

By Callie Le Renard and Ángel Cabrera It’s become fashionable to question the value of a college degree.  Leave aside the fact that many leading the charge have diplomas on their wall from fine universities, the facts are simply not on their side. In our forthcoming article in Innovations, we argue that the surest path […]