Entrepreneurship

What Created the NYC Startup Scene — and Can It Be Replicated?

School News | February 08, 2016

Entrepreneurship expert Steve Blank shared his insights at “Hacking NYC: Beyond the Rise of the NYC Startup Ecosystem,” sponsored by The Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center and hosted by Goodwin Procter LLP.

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Forbes Highlights 2 Alums and 1 Student on ‘30 Under 30’ List

School News | January 20, 2016

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Clap for Apps

School News | January 08, 2016

Columbia Business School alums have released four new apps, two in collaboration with the Columbia Startup Lab.

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Order Take-Out to Help Fight Hunger in New York This Holiday Season

Media Mentions | December 18, 2015 | Village Voice

Sharebite, a new food-ordering app dedicated to making a social impact and founded by Mohsin Memon ’14, has partnered with City Harvest to help feed New Yorkers battling hunger.

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Thinking about Working at a Startup?

Media Mentions | December 07, 2015 | Forbes

Professor Ed Zimmerman looks at what factors or questions one must ask before working at a startup in a co-authored byline.

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Philadelphia Entrepreneurs Learn Meaning of Sweat Equity on 'Shark Tank'

Media Mentions | December 02, 2015 | Philly Voice

Sarah Ribner ’16, founder of PiperWai, an all-natural deodorant, talks about her experience pitching for funding on ABC’s Shark Tank.

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The Explanation for Tech’s Diversity Problem: Invisible Capital

Media Mentions | December 01, 2015 | Quartz

Angela Lee, assistant dean, observes that men traditionally have been better at leveraging their networks.

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With Try The World, Celebrity Chefs Do Your International Grocery Shopping

Media Mentions | November 20, 2015 | Forbes

Try the World, a subscription service that delivers novelty food items from around the world, founded by Kat Vorotova ’14 is profiled.   

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How a Top Startup Expert Turned a Book Into a $50M Company

Media Mentions | November 18, 2015 | The Huffington Post

Professor Bob Dorf, entrepreneur and co-author of The Startup Owner’s Manual, is profiled.

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How A Business School Student Used His Personal Network To Build A Startup Valued At $100 Million

Media Mentions | October 29, 2015 | Forbes

Brian Pallas ’14, discusses how an idea during business school turned into his start-up, Opportunity Network, an organization that provides high net-worth members access to reputable and trustworthy partners worldwide.

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