With a new name and a new home, Venture Lab — formerly known as Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship — is the culmination of a nearly 50-year journey to help aspiring founders at Wharton and across the university realize their visions.
We catch up with one of the Semester in San Francisco MBAs about her evolving views on entrepreneurship, marketing and education.
Building a stellar board is part science, part art. Five strategies I’ve used with portfolio companies to build and grow great boards of directors follow.
If you’re a proven entrepreneur starting an innovative, revenue-generating business today, you’ll probably have your pick of venture firms.
A VC with operating or entrepreneurial experience is a valuable strategic partner. VC operators have “been there and done that,” and have learned a lot along the way.
Mentoring is an age-old practice of transferring knowledge and experience through personal relationships. But how many VCs actually mentor entrepreneurs?
No entrepreneur or VC would be successful without a passion for the spark of genius and unbridled energy that every successful start-up has at its core.
Every 20 years or so, consumer demand and technological innovation combine in a way that dramatically impacts the consumer financial services industry.