You are here


The Prenup Agreement All Startup Founders Should Have

Media Mentions | August 27, 2015 | The Wall Street Journal

Professor Ed Zimmerman authors byline discussing why startup cofounders should set up a vesting agreement and a shared understanding, preferably in writing, of what their role and expectations within the business and consequences if partners fall short.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Operations, Risk Management | Read Article

Essential Business MOOCs in September

Media Mentions | August 25, 2015 | Poets & Quants

If you’re looking to start a business, Professor Jack McGourty will take you from idea to launch in a new MOOC.

Topics: Entrepreneurship | Read Article

Ten Socially Responsible Startups That Are Changing the Way New York Does Business

Media Mentions | August 11, 2015 | Crain's New York Business

Bloc power, founded by Donnell Baird ’13, is featured as a socially responsible startup changing the way New York does business. Professor Damon Phillips, co-director for the Tamer Center for Social Enterprise, says interest in social entrepreneurship has grown over the past decade.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Social Enterprise | Read Article

While Most Cities Are Trying to Build Startup Ecosystems, Chicago Introduces a 'Cloud Tax'

Media Mentions | August 04, 2015 | Forbes

A “cloud tax” imposed in Chicago could cripple or kill startups as they seek to survive their early stages, says Vincent Ponzo, director of the Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Media and Technology | Read Article

Newark Starts a New Life as a Technology Hub and Favorite Cause of Millionaires

Media Mentions | July 20, 2015 | Mashable

Newark wants to shed its image and be reborn as a technology hub, but Vince Ponzo, director of the Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center, says the culture or economy of a city can’t be changed overnight.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Media and Technology | Read Article

How to Think Like an Entrepreneur

Media Mentions | July 07, 2015 | The Huffington Post

Entrepreneurs passionately seek new opportunities, pursue them with discipline, and pursue only the best opportunities, says Professor Rita McGrath in her book “The Entrepreneurial Mindset.”

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Strategy | Read Article

Columbia Startup Lab Revs Its Engines for Year Two

School News | June 19, 2015

Topics: Entrepreneurship | Read Article

Everyone's Talking about Cold Brew: Iced Coffee Startup Wandering Bear Shows Us Why

Media Mentions | May 18, 2015 | Mashable

Matt Bachmann ’15 and Ben Gordon ’15 discuss how they discovered their shared interest in iced coffee during business school and decision to start their own brew, Wandering Bear Coffee.

Topics: Entrepreneurship | Read Article

Why You May Be Miserable after You Sell Your Business for $20 Million

Media Mentions | May 07, 2015 | Inc.

Research by Professors Barbara Roberts and Murray Low on lessons and challenges learned by entrepreneurs when exiting or succession planning for their company is cited.  

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Strategy | Read Article

Study by Columbia Business School and U.S. Trust Uncovers Financial and Emotional Challenges of Business Succession Planning

Press Release | May 07, 2015

Paper Documents Eight Real-life Stories of Entrepreneurs Who Transitioned Their Businesses

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Strategy | Read Article

Media Inquiries

Melanie Mitchem
Phone: 212-861-9147
Carrie Gray
Phone: 212-851-4098