Tagged: Mona Anita K. Olsen

Yoga for tourism opportunity in Norway

Pust inn og pust ut Mona Anita K. Olsen, PhD Cornell University In reading the magazine Yoga Journal, I am always interested in seeing how the business of yoga is evolving, the narrative of...

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Going down under, Norwegian style

Europe’s first underwater restaurant to open in 2019 in Lindesnes, “the end of Norway” Mona Anita K. Olsen, PhD Cornell University Going down under is a phrase I have heard since childhood. My dad’s...

NACC at WeWork

NACC finds new home and new GM

Why WeWork Mona Anita K. Olsen, PhD Cornell University Every time I visit New York City, I am always amazed by the number of different people I can see in a given day. I...

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Building an entrepreneurial map

Many resources are available to help new businesses get off the ground in Norway Mona Anita K. Olsen, PhD Cornell University Five years ago, I moved to Stavanger, Norway, on a Fulbright Grant to...

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Bootstrapped tech helps startups

Inexpensive cloud-based platforms make business easier for the mobile entrepreneur Mona Anita K. Olsen, PhD & Charity Karanja Cornell University Starting a business today is easier and cheaper than it has ever been before....

Cornell students tennis ball benchmark

The tennis ball benchmark

Lessons in teamwork from a family-owned amusement park business in Norway Mona Anita K. Olsen, PhD Cornell University Students and visitors in HADM 3135/6135: Conversations with Entrepreneurs, a course I teach in the Hotel...

Students in a classroom.

Borderless entrepreneurship

American students learn about Norway’s entrepreneurial ecosystem through the embassy’s Virtual Ambassador Program Mona Anita K. Olsen, PhD Cornell University Entrepreneurship is global; it is not limited by borders or time zones but instead...

A group of people at the festival.

Innovation Barn inspires with pop-up

Jennifer Blumenfeld Cornell University For the past 11 years in Lista, Norway, The American Festival has been a highlight of people’s summers. Every June, vendors and performers from all over the country come to...