Transforming lives by providing safe drinking water

As a child, Susan Murcott ’90 SM ’92 saw firsthand the long-term impact that water- and food-borne illness can have on people. At age 16, her maternal grandmother contracted polio, which can be transmitted through direct contact with someone infected with the virus or, occasionally, through contaminated food and water. As a result of the … Read moreTransforming lives by providing safe drinking water

How to build a successful business model around open source software

Open source software is an increasingly important part of many organizations. Yet establishing sustainable business models to support open source development is a non-trivial problem because the underlying technologies are given away for free.  But it’s still possible to build a successful business around open source software — I know, because my team already did … Read moreHow to build a successful business model around open source software

Entrepreneurial culture and promotion of exporting in Algerian SMEs: perception, reality and challenges

Entrepreneurial culture and promotion of exporting in Algerian SMEs: perception, reality and challenges Riad Abadli; Chokri Kooli; Abdelhafid Otmani International Journal of Entrepreneurship and Small Business, Vol. 41, No. 2 (2020) pp. 227 – 240 In the last three decades of the 20th century, the economic policies of the developed countries were built on small … Read moreEntrepreneurial culture and promotion of exporting in Algerian SMEs: perception, reality and challenges

Accenture bolsters support for technology and innovation through new MIT-wide initiative

MIT and Accenture today announced a five-year collaboration that will further advance learning and research through new business convergence insights in technology and innovation. The MIT and Accenture Convergence Initiative for Industry and Technology, established within the School of Engineering, will aim to draw faculty, researchers, and students from across MIT. MIT’s alliance with Accenture … Read moreAccenture bolsters support for technology and innovation through new MIT-wide initiative

Entrepreneurial intention among female university students: examining the moderating role of entrepreneurial education

Entrepreneurial intention among female university students: examining the moderating role of entrepreneurial education Imran Anwar; Imran Saleem; K.M. Baharul Islam; Prabha Thoudam; Rizwan Khan J. for International Business and Entrepreneurship Development, Vol. 12, No. 4 (2020) pp. 217 – 234 The present paper endeavours to understand the phenomenon of entrepreneurial intention (EI) among female university … Read moreEntrepreneurial intention among female university students: examining the moderating role of entrepreneurial education