Tag - entrepreneurship

Real Talk with Chelsea Ruby, WV Secretary of Tourism

Please join our guest host, Ajay Aluri, Ph.D., Founding Director of the WVU Hospitality Innovation and Technology Lab and Associate Professor, Hospitality and Tourism Management in the John Chambers College of Business and Economics, as he chats with Chelsea Ruby about all things WV, travel and tourism. Chelsea Ruby was appointed...

Eastern Panhandle Entrepreneurs Forum

Topic: How a Small Business Coach Can Help You Start and Grow Your Business in West Virginia Speakers: Robbie Babbitt & Michael Boyd, Business Coaches with the West Virginia Small Business Development Center Meet your local small business coaches and learn how you can build your business and technical skills by working...

Strategic Communications for Investment and Sales Seminar

Raising capital funding and creating successful sales require strategic and tactical communication. This seminar focuses on creating that success. Processes for preparing a successful funding ask and creating communication for sales conversion provide the foundation for this seminar. Exercises will focus on creating inquiry to drive success. A component will...

Executive Clubhouse with Delegate Moore Capito

Please join at Vantage Ventures as we chat with Delegate Moore Capito.  Delegate Capito is an entrepreneurs' policy maker. He founded the West Virginia Tech Caucus to help close the rural urban technology divide. He also coauthored the legislation on the West Virginia Regulatory FinTech Sandbox, pushing for partnerships with...

Four Mistakes to Avoid When Starting a Business

A couple of months ago, I was telling someone that my job is to help people start businesses and she responded, “So basically you make dreams come true!” For some people, that is the case! Either the business itself is the dream or the business provides the means to help them...

Intro to Design Thinking Course

The Marshall University Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Innovation (iCenter), part of the Lewis College of Business, is offering a 3.5-hour course on design thinking on Friday, October 22 from 8:30 am - noon. Please join instructors Dr. Ben Eng and Tricia Ball to learn this game-changing customer-centric approach to...

Women’s Business Speed Networking Event

Join us for a quick, fun way to make connections with and get advice from women in the local business community! Appetizers will be served! Part of Women Entrepreneurship Week 2021, hosted by the Marshall University Lewis College of Business and Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Innovation (iCenter). Register at https://www.muicenter.com/wew2021.

Unleashing Untapped Potential

Fireside Chat with Lee Farabaugh, Co-Founder & President of Core10 Be inspired by Lee's dedication to Huntington and building tomorrow's financial infrastructure while restoring local communities in the United States. Part of Women Entrepreneurship Week 2021, hosted by the Marshall University Lewis College of Business and Center for Entrepreneurship and Business Innovation...

2021 Entrepreneur Pitch

Voting is underway for this 2021 Entrepreneur Pitch. The Entrepreneur Pitch is your opportunity to choose which locally owned businesses are awarded grant money generously provided by EQT. This year, nine entrepreneurs have worked with us to create video presentations that you can watch by clicking the button below. Once you...

WVU Office of Tech Transfer:Shared Research Facilities

This one-hour virtual seminar will cover the Shared Research Facilities, a program at WVU that allows professors at WVU or outside the university system to use high-tech equipment to further their research. Find more information about the facility at https://sharedresearchfacilities.wvu.edu/ and join the seminar by emailing OTTEvents@mail.wvu.edu