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Launch your business in this 8-week entrepreneurial experience!

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Launch your business in this 8-week entrepreneurial experience!

Apply to the CCEI Summer Fellowship Program!

The top ten startups from across the University are selected to participate in the Summer Fellowship experience. This program takes place 3 days a week …

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UConn Entrepreneurship Program Celebrates Major Milestone

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 – Jessica McBride – Office of the Vice President for Research

Accelerate UConn, an entrepreneurship program that helps students and faculty commercialize business ideas, reached a major milestone at the end of last year. Launched in 2015, …

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4 Steps to Becoming an Innovator Without Quitting Your Job

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by Dr. Kaihan Krippendorff | November 04, 2019

For the last four years, I have dedicated my career to answering two questions:

Are entrepreneurs society’s innovators or can employees innovate as well?
How can employees unlock their innovative potential at work?

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The Personal Keys to Entrepreneurship

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Coming up with the actual business idea is the easy part of starting your own business. The real challenge of entrepreneurship is the process of building your business – an exhilarating and challenging process that forces you to understand and …

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How to Improve UX With AI and Machine Learning

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Artificial intelligence (AI) has been making waves for years now, impacting major industries as varied as retail, healthcare, and security. With each passing year, the rapidly advancing technology reshapes our world in ways that were once just fantasy.

For some, …

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Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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