Innovation: What Can Higher Education Learn from Entrepreneurs?


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"from my experience as an entrepreneur and business creator is when I get too complacent and don’t push the change a little bit and actually go to where the value is to delivered and actually what the market’s really needing and wanting, then I get myself in trouble"

"I find that the not-for-profits miss who the customer is"

"what we often aren’t great at is staying abreast of changes, either economical or social, that make it so that we need to actually change what we are teaching."

"we can’t stay the same and continue to flourish"

"we’re trying to turn our school into a three-year bachelor’s program."

"One of our biggest struggles though, frankly, in helping students graduate quickly is the large percentage of them not knowing what their major is to be."

"we as humans like to change our minds from time to time."

"We’ve talked about breaking down barriers, better, faster, cheaper, adding value, doing more projects to help people be more prepared for the workforce."

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