Tagged: Entrepreneurship

Shattering the high cost of eyeglasses

Frank Walton glasses are stylish and inexpensive Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway On Norwegian television (NRK) they have a program about entrepreneurs. One of the entrepreneurs just presented was 23-year-old Espen Kopperud. According to the...

Entrepreneurs Mesh

Oslo’s Mesh brings small companies together for networking, coworking, and other events Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway After three months of construction work, Mesh just opened the doors. This was more than just carpentry and...

Global Entrepreneurship Monitor 2014

This worldwide report shows different views toward entrepreneurship in Norway and the US Rasmus Falck Oslo, Norway The 15th report from the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor was just published. This report is rapidly expanding in...

Wearing your values

Oleana’s co-founder Signe Aarhus talks about entrepreneurship in Tacoma, Wash. By Kelsey Larson Special to the Norwegian American Weekly “Everybody was saying, look at this funny thing Oleana has done. Everybody was laughing.” On...

Clean Tech Innovation Takes The Prize

In the past several years, there has been a clear increase in the number of clean tech finalists for the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprises’ Innovation Prize, the award recognizing commercially successful products and services...

32 percent survived five years

A total of 32 per cent of the newly established enterprises in 2003 were still active in 2008. The average number of persons employed in these enterprises increased by a factor of four during...

University of North Dakota Center for Innovation

25 years of innovation, entrepreneurship and investment In the formative years of the Center for Innovation, UND was blessed to have strong support from the university President Tom Clifford. Clifford was enthusiastic about the...

50 per cent increase in entrepreneurship students at BI

BI Norwegian School of Management has seen a substantial increase in the number of entrepreneurship students. “There is an increasing need for innovation. More and more companies have to base their competitiveness on their...