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From students experiencing novel learning opportunities to faculty developing innovative curriculum and classes, our collection of news stories brings you the latest developments and initiatives at WSB.

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Inside Entrepreneurship: Wisconsin School of Business Leads in Research and Startup Support

January 14, 2020

WSB provides the resources, education, and research to help young entrepreneurs succeed. "I like to think that the Wisconsin spirit is synonymous with the entrepreneurial spirit," says Dean Vallabh Sambamurthy.

WSB’s Jon Eckhardt Named Discovery Fellow at WID

July 25, 2019

Jon Eckhardt, whose research focuses on entrepreneurship, has a new five-year appointment as a Discovery Fellow.

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Companies with WSB Ties Take Top Prizes in 2019 Governor's Business Plan Contest

June 10, 2019

GrowthChart Records, Inc., and Blexx Technology, both startups with WSB ties, came away winners in this year's Governor's Business Plan Contest. The competition is produced by the Wisconsin Technology Council.

Forward Thinking Blog

Faculty members at WSB achieve global recognition for their groundbreaking research. They share their findings in the Forward Thinking blog, providing answers to important questions and business insights you can trust.

Entrepreneurship on Campus: Using Data to Identify Emerging Entrepreneurs

January 25, 2019

What does the face of student entrepreneurship look like on U.S. college campuses? WSB Associate Professor Jon Eckhardt and Ph.D. student Bekhzod Khoshimov are using data to identify this invisible demographic, and to help universities learn more about entrepreneurship in the process. This is the first post in a series.

Research Roundup: WSB's Department of Management and Human Resources

August 24, 2018

Faculty from the Department of Management and Human Resources at the Wisconsin School of Business share key ideas from their research as featured on the Forward Thinking blog. Associate Professor Martin Ganco: 5 Things To Know …

To Find Product-Market Fit, Look Beyond the Market

June 14, 2017

A fledgling business will ultimately fail if it never discovers a pool of target customers whose needs have not yet been sufficiently met. To discover product-market fit, many entrepreneurs look at what competitors have been …

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