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Will learning to code make you a better entrepreneur?

Will learning to code make you a better entrepreneur?

Over two decades ago, Steve Jobs proclaimed “everyone should learn how to program a computer, because it teaches you how to think.” Many coders credit learning to code with shaping their thought processes, as well as improving their communication skills. And, of course, it will aid any entrepreneurs in the technological side of their business.

Inspire the next generation: Chinese eco-tour for Global Entrepreneurship Program students

Learning about eco-tourism in China with program graduate In March 2017, 18 students from the Global Entrepreneurship Program descended upon a small village located 40 minutes outside of Hangzhou city center. This diverse group was looking for a different experience to learn more about local culture, environmental protection and sustainable business model ideas to support

Global Entrepreneurship Program: Discover the Success Story of program graduate Tomas Froes

Discover the success story of Thomas Froes, who launch his startup kencko. Can you tell us a bit about yourself? I studied Marketing Management at ISCEM, as an undergraduate in Portugal. Then I started working for Siemens, and pursued an MSc in Management at ISCTE Business School at the same time.. Can you tell us

Young female entrepreneurs: on the rise around the world

As Gayle Tzemach Lemmon points out in her Tedx talk ‘women entrepreneurs: example not exception’, the idea of entrepreneurship is often automatically correlated with men. However, this traditional view underestimates the current state of affairs, as young female entrepreneurs are on the rise across the world. According to the European Commission, around 30% of all

French Tech: flying the flag for France across the globe

France is leading the pack when it comes to tech startups. Globally recognized as a world leader in terms of innovative new technology, France is proving that the ‘French touch’ is a huge advantage when it comes to starting a tech-focused company. Discover what French Tech is all about! French companies dominated Deloitte’s 2016 Technology

Students meet Global Entrepreneurs in Paris

On November 14th 2016, Global Entrepreneurship Program students will attend and participate in the Opening Conference for the 2016 Global Entrepreneurs Week, France.  The Conference takes place at the Ministry of Economy and Finance in Paris. It is organized under the auspices of Citizens Entrepreneur and the G20 Young Entrepreneurs’ Alliance. Panel discussion with key stakeholders

Global Entrepreneurship Program: welcome to the new intake!

The new Global Entrepreneurship Program cohort first met on the morning of Friday September 2nd during the Opening Ceremony of the program which took place at emlyon business school Lyon-Ecully campus. After a welcome speech given by Program Director Rickie Moore and different presentations, students attended an orientation seminar during the weekend. This seminar allowed them to do

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