AUC recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Egypt’s Ministry of Education and Technical Education to promote the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Scholars Activity program in schools.
We must make sure data do not freeze us. Too often, businesses and entrepreneurs become consumed with collecting and analyzing data in the hopes of crafting a “perfect” solution to the diverse set of challenges we face.
As the fundamentals of the business ecosystem have been upended in the COVID-19 era, too has our relationship to research and statistical data. The same technologies that have brought businesses and consumers closer together have complicated and altered the idea of a balanced and objective truth. As we continue to rely upon data and statistical […]
Women to the Front Saturday, November 28, 2020, by Ayman El Tarabishy and Analia Pastran Today, we celebrate Women’s Small Business Saturday. As an extension of small business Saturday, we want to highlight the critically important work that women have done and continue to do in the business ecosystem. We believe that this year’s Women-owned Small […]
Women Entrepreneurs – Global Impact Saturday, November 21, 2020, by Ayman El Tarabishy Adjusting our metrics and measurements of success towards sustainability and humane investment, centering women, specifically through the expansion of women entrepreneurs and women-led MSMEs. This past week, members from around the business world gathered for the first ICSB Global Women Entrepreneurship (WE) Conference, a space […]
Can You Afford Your Disease? How the Presidential Election will Determine the Future of the Free Market Friday, November 13, 2020, by Jordyn Murphy JHBL Staff Member and ICSB Board Member This chart shows how pharmaceutical spending (measured in USD per capita) in the United States is significantly higher than in other countries. Image Credit: https://data.oecd.org/healthres/pharmaceutical-spending.htm For 68% of […]
Current Status of Museums and Digital Platforms: Passion and Persistence Wednesday, November 11, 2020, by Lenore Miller Being the Change, You Wish to See Those of us in the museum field, as evident in the dialogue between Hilary-Morgan Watt and Lenore Miller, are passionate about presenting art and we can call upon the entrepreneurial spirit for […]
Entrepreneurship Readiness and New Ventures Development: Issues and Implications of Entrepreneurial Education in Mexican Universities Monday, August 10, 2020 by Ricardo D. Álvarez Previous research has demonstrated a positive relationship between perceived self-efficacy and entrepreneurial intention. A descriptive cross-sectional study was carried out to assess the impact of entrepreneurship education on students’ perceived self-efficacy, intentions and […]
Learning Lovingkindness: Three Lessons Monday, August 10, 2020, by Marshall Sashkin “Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.” -Theodore Isaac Rubin, psychiatrist and writer (1923–2019) Lesson 1: Breathing Thich Nhat Hanh, an internationally-known Zen Buddhist master, observes that the importance of focusing on one’s breathing is not simply […]
SDGs and Humane Entrepreneurship Saturday, August 8, 2020, by Ayman El Tarabishy We as human leaders, employees, businesses, etc. must, in fact, change ourselves and our attention in order for the SDGs to work. Being the Change, You Wish to See The United Nations Sustainable Development Goals seem to be the most united and comprehensive guide […]