Publications

MyBigIdea Youth Magazine Issue #2

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The theme of the second edition of MyBigIdea magazine is all about "entrepreneurial thinking" and ways to encourage students to solve problems by using their innovative ideas. 

Featured articles include:

  • Do you think you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur? Take our crash course!
  • Channel entrepreneurial thinking into a career path!
  • Submit your innovative idea to our 4th annual Young Innovators Competition!
  • Real students use entrepreneurial thinking to solve real-world challenges!
And more!!

Kauffman Foudation Study on Young Entrepreneurs

The Kauffman Foundation conducted a study on U.S. young people about entrepreneurship and money.  This study has several interesting facts and figures about how many young kids would like to start their own business and the reasons why they are interested with starting their own businesses.  Additionally there is a list of resources for students and faculty interested in entrepreneurship.

Michigan State University Small Business and Nonprofit Business Planning Guide

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Michigan State University College of Law's Small Business & Non-profit Clinic has created a helpful overview of the business-starting process. From thinking about your business concept, to setting a budget and formalizing your business, this guide will offer some helpful guidance.

Michigan Community College Entrepreneurial Programming Profiles

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The intention of this report is to provide a general overview of the various entrepreneurship programs offered by Michigan's community colleges.

MyBigIdea Youth Magazine Issue #1

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This inaugural edition of MyBigIdea magazine includes inspiring stories of young innovators, encouraging educators, and supportive parents throughout Michigan.

Features include:

  • Viewing youth as an economic asset
  • A local student group learns to think globally
  • A preview for our 4th Annual Young Innovators Competition
and more!