Blackstone Charitable Foundation Launches Entrepreneurship Program In Southern California

March 5th, 2014 by

A few days ago, the Blackstone Charitable Foundation announced it was expanding Blackstone LaunchPad, its campus entrepreneurship program, to Southern California. The region will be the sixth Blackstone Launchpad region, following Ohio, Michigan, Florida, Pennsylvania and Montana.  The $3.5 million grant by the Blackstone Charitable Foundation will cement a partnership between the Los Angeles County Economic Development Corporation, the University of Southern California, the University of California, Irvine, and the University of California, Los Angeles.[...] Read More...

5 Great Reasons to Study Entrepreneurship Online

September 25th, 2013 by

If you are not excited about the idea of a typical office job, then you might be drawn to the prospect of running your own business. While managing an entire company certainly isn’t always easy, and requires plenty of hard work, you can directly profit from your effort. However, it takes more than just a great idea or a desire to succeed.[...] Read More...