What began as an idea in high school to buy secondhand clothing to be more sustainable has turned into a lucrative business for Anna Dorris, BS’22.
Two week-long entrepreneurship camps for high schoolers aimed to inspire students this summer, as they look ahead to their future careers.
Enterprise Corps, the partnership between the Indy Chamber Business Ownership Initiative and the Kelley School of Business at IUPUI, expands resources available to small businesses in Indianapolis, connecting them with faculty coaches and MBA teams to answer questions and solve problems.
I have my ideas, but I always feel there are all kinds of excuses like limited time, technical difficulty, restricted funds, etc. I think what I am really missing is the start of my action, just like the old saying tells us, “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”
During the BOSS Program, high school students learn about entrepreneurship, starting their own business, and learn some life lessons along the way.
Throughout the months spent exploring the venture community, I have had the opportunity to meet a plethora of entrepreneurs and some serial entrepreneurs, and I’ve truly been blown away by the diversity in the businesses, mindsets and experiences of each person.
After months and months, I finally made it to a meeting of the Venture Club of Indiana.
Kelley School associate professor of strategy and entrepreneurship Todd Saxton will begin a new role as the inaugural vice president for business development at Regenstrief Institute, a not-for-profit healthcare research organization based in Indianapolis.