Tagged: Mona Anita K. Olsen

The Longhouse at Lista

Entrepreneurial development on Norway’s southwest coast Mona Anita K. Olsen, PhD & Karen Lovise E. Linge Engen Cornell University With its scenic view toward the North Sea, close proximity to both the Østhassel Rescue...

Lista Travselskab

Connecting with ponies in Lista Travselskab

An educator’s passion for horses provides an opportunity that enriches the community Mona Anita K. Olsen, PhD Cornell University As a visitor to Lista, Norway, I had always passed the sign for Nesheim Travbane...

Vanse

Oppskrift for my Norwegian heart

Red, white, and blue Mona Anita K. Olsen, PhD Cornell University Each time I return to work on my family’s 1931 home in Borhaug, a quaint fishing area on the southwest coast of Norway,...

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...

underwater restaurant

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...

entrepreneurial roadmap course

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...

Cornell online business courses

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...