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From a knowledge economy to an attitude economy through action-based education

Attitudes to value-creating creative activity are increasingly becoming crucial in a globalized economy where protective barriers are being torn down. Innovative corporations of today recruit primarily based on attitudes and creativity, not on knowledge...

Generic model for action-based entrepreneurship education

After two years of studying venture creation programs around the world, I have now made a first attempt to depict a generic model for action-based entrepreneurship education. It includes duality related aspects such as...

Politics around venture creation programs

Recently I have been investigating political aspects of venture creation programs. A VCP can be characterized as a major innovation within a university setting, if it is considered a disruption  compared to the traditional...

Emotion based entrepreneurship education

In my quest to understanding venture creation programs I am currently deep-diving into emotional aspects of entrepreneurship education. When do students get emotionally invested in their learning journey? My hypothesis so far is that...

Obstacles to establishing venture creation programs

In a recent paper presented at the NFF conference in Stockholm, Sweden, we outlined some obstacles to establishing venture creation programs. Our initial hypothesis was that it was difficult to establish a VCP, but...

VCP conference attracting interest

We now have sent out a preliminary invitation to all 12 VCPs that we have found and listed so far. The response has been very positive from many! There seems to be an interest...

First working paper comparing six VCPs

We now have completed a first version of an article describing and contrasting six different VCPs in Sweden, Norway, Belgium and USA. The article is based on interviews with the manager of each VCP,...

Two more programs added

We now have added two more confirmed venture creation programs - one in USA and one in Belgium. In Oregon we have the Technology Entrepreneurship Program, where students get the opportunity to start real-life...

Good overview of how to build the entrepreneurial university

If you are working on building the entrepreneurial university in your region, you are probably many times in great need to explain the what, why and when of creating a entrepreneurial university. Then this...

Towards a new paradigm for education

It is not only within entrepreneurship education that people discuss the need for new methods and approaches to teaching and learning. Sir Ken Robinson argues that the entire educational system needs to go through...

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