$3.75 million fund to increase access to apprenticeships, internships and vocational training for youth across the United States
The pathway to recipe development, entrepreneurship, & product creation (P.R.E.P.) will serve the Broward County community.
Hult Prize is the biggest social entrepreneurship competition around the world. For the last 10 years, the Hult Prize Foundation has funded about 9 different companies, deployed more than $50M in seed capital and mobilized more than one million young people to rethink the future of business.
If you are yearning to explore your inner entrepreneur, StartUP FIU’s Pitch Night on May 1st is the place to be inspired!
Fast Company, a leading innovation and entrepreneurship publication, announced today that Studio Roberto Rovira, a Miami company founded by an FIU faculty member and creator of the EcoAtlas, is a finalist in this year’s World Changing Ideas 2018 award…..
Ryan Morrison was a recent business school graduate saddled with student loan debt – and a self-taught software application coder looking for the next great app……
Juan Castellanos had graduated from Stanford University and spent two years with Deloitte’s global consulting practice when he realized his future was in women’s active-wear…..
StartUP FIU supports the university-wide initiative to expand the curriculum and course offerings in innovation and entrepreneurship……
Jose Maldonado, an engineering student at Florida International University (FIU), is one of those guys you hear about, the kind of brilliant innovator who decides a new virtual reality headset is too expensive to buy so he makes his own and then has a blast creating his own simulations…..
“I heard of power dressing so I decided to borrow my friend’s Prada purse to complete my outfit. The effect that handbag had on me and my confidence level was incredible.”….
StartUP FIU, the university-wide initiative in innovation and entrepreneurship at FIU, has announced the opening of its second program: StartUP FIU FOOD….
One of the recurring challenges in Miami is the disconnect between the east and the west. I understand how critical it is to build the urban core. It brings investment, attracts residents and businesses, revitalizes neighborhoods, builds civic engagement and creates jobs (nearly 80 percent of all jobs are on the east side)….
Jason Dettbarn, 39, stands in front of about two dozen other equally enterprising individuals and shares details about his early-stage company….
As engineers, we tend to think if we build it, they will come,” says Jason Dettbarn, founder and CEO of Addigy. “But the business world doesn’t work like that. We needed help and that’s what took us to StartUP FIU (Florida International University)….
The 7th Annual Hult Prize, the world’s largest student competition whose winner receives a cash prize of $1,000,000 to launch their social venture, this year challenged participants to build a sustainable, scalable start-up enterprise….
Employers are using an “outdated lens” to search for new talent and need to modernize their hiring practices, according to panelists at an economic summit….
Hey! Breaking news! Miami has some affordability issues. Okay, not actually breaking news. But #notfakenews either. Miami Dade County’s poverty rate is 19.8 percent – way higher than the national average. Sixty-one percent of renters spend more than a third of their income on housing…
StartUP FIU is launching its second cohort of its 14-week accelerator, Empower, this month. The cohort includes entrepreneurs from 17 businesses or concepts in a variety of industries, including music, fashion, shipping, health and education.
Let’s say you’re an entrepreneur and you have five minutes to pitch your idea to dozens of potential investors, an idea you may have been working on for a year or more. Go!…
Addigy, a local Miami software company that helps corporations manage their Apple Mac fleet, is preparing to expand its global reach with the help of Florida International University’s StartUP FIU. …
StartUP FIU had its coming out party this week at a luncheon in Miami’s Little River neighborhood. In attendance: more than 200 movers and shakers eager to hear about the university’s new business incubator…
Bid.Aero, a marketplace for airplane and engine parts, is ready to fly but just needs a little help…
With less than two weeks to go, StartUP FIU is prepping for its first Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW)…
In January 2016, Emily Gresham and I began to design the program that became StartUP FIU, Florida International University’s (FIU) new incubator…
Florida International University in Miami-Dade County is joining a growing list of local universities launching incubator programs for startup businesses…
In the culinary kitchens of Florida International University’s Chaplin School of Hospitality and Tourism Management, Michael Cheng smelled opportunity…
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