Articles

Celebrating She Starts Week

She Starts Week is a community-sourced festival that connects and celebrates entrepreneurial women in the ND region. We hosted events to help entrepreneurs pursue their ideas and make connections. The week of September 20th-24th included...

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Advice From a Young Entrepreneur

Young entrepreneur Alexis Kempf is bringing back the treasure of homemade goods by making waves with her company Coop+Coen. What makes an entrepreneur successful? Our culture defines success in monetary terms, but how do today’s...

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Helping Students Identify Moonshot Goals

By Kyle Bylin Hungry Lions Last week, I taught my first Nice Idea lesson. I enjoyed asking students questions, hearing their answers, and challenging them to dig deeper. As I read from the facilitator cards,...

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Facing Uncertainty and Finding My Reason

W. P. Carey School of Business

Marié Bitzan Facing Uncertainty  My journey from college life at ASU to entrepreneurial building in North Dakota has helped me come to a point of comfort within uncertainty. After my thesis defense at Arizona State...

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How Entrepreneurship Changed Me

Picture taken by Grand Farm at Innovation Day

"The best way to learn entrepreneurship is to do it. So I did." By Jennifer Melom Before I took Intro to Entrepreneurship in college, I didn’t know how important entrepreneurship could be. One class lesson...

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Teaching Entrepreneurial Thinking to Students

By Kyle Bylin When I saw the job posting for Nice Corps, I applied because I wanted to teach entrepreneurship to high school students. I had no idea what a typical day would look like...

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Building Paths for our Student Fellows

Kennedy Fields and Cassy Tweed's stories with our mission, "Entrepreneurship for All." How do two college students find themselves invited to TEDXFargo, meeting the governor of North Dakota, and fangirling over Josh Duhamel? Two things:...

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Our Nice Corps Fellows: Bringing Entrepreneurship to North Dakota

Our moonshot is to introduce entrepreneurship to North Dakota students. To help us get there, we created a Peace Corps for entrepreneurship. We call it Nice Corps. Three young adults took a leap of faith...

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Improving Clean Water Access in Belcourt, ND with Design Thinking

Four Masters of Public Health students at NDSU completed a month-long design thinking sprint to improve access to clean water in Belcourt, ND. Join us July 1st at 10am to hear their story.

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Launching a Dual Credit Entrepreneurship Course

We are now taking recommendations for high school students who should join our online, on-demand dual credit entrepreneurship course.

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