Rise of the Fourt...
Follow
692 views | +2 today
 
Scooped by Jason Brunson
onto Rise of the Fourth Economy
Scoop.it!

Entrepreneurs, Born or Made?

Entrepreneurs, Born or Made? | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
I've been doing this work for a decent amount of time -- long enough to see my youngest participants graduate from college -- and throughout the years I am often asked the same question. Are entrepreneurs born or made?
more...
No comment yet.
Rise of the Fourth Economy
Charting the entrepreneurial revolution that will sweep across the world.
Curated by Jason Brunson
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by Jason Brunson from Entrepreneurship in the World
Scoop.it!

Why the Next Steve Jobs Will Come from Africa

Why the Next Steve Jobs Will Come from Africa | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
Africa is at a techno-cultural turning point that will prove to be as pivotal there as the Industrial Revolution was for Europe.

Via Samuel Pavin
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Jason Brunson from Entrepreneurship in the World
Scoop.it!

Memo to Entrepreneur: You’re Not the Smartest One in the Room

Memo to Entrepreneur: You’re Not the Smartest One in the Room | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
Hurry up and truly make use of all the people resources around you. Your staff is brimming full of ideas.

Via Samuel Pavin
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

Why Entrepreneurs Will Beat Multinationals to the Bottom of the Pyramid

Why Entrepreneurs Will Beat Multinationals to the Bottom of the Pyramid | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
Starting from scratch is necessary for success.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

Everyday Objects from Faraway Places

Everyday Objects from Faraway Places | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
How a graphic designer became a globetrotting office-supply merchant
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

A Missing Piece of Entrepreneurship by Oliver DeMille

A Missing Piece of Entrepreneurship by Oliver DeMille | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
It takes an amazing amount of hard work and tenacity to make a business truly work. Nothing else really gets the job done—for entrepreneurship, or for freedom.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

Why Innovation Eats Strategy for Breakfast

It's impossible to win solely by managing existing assets when your competitors are busy inventing new ones.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

You don’t deserve more leads

You don’t deserve more leads | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
The number one complaint when we first meet with a client is that they "just need more leads" to go from a $5M company to a $500M company. But, know what? They’re wrong. Because they treated the la...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

America, say goodbye to the Era of Big Work

America, say goodbye to the Era of Big Work | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
For much of the past century, the Era of Big Work — the 40-hour workweek and its employer-provided benefits — were the foundation of our economy. That was then. Now, independent work is the new normal.
Jason Brunson's insight:

Good bye. 

Good riddance.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

The Rise Of The Million Dollar, One-Person Business

The Rise Of The Million Dollar, One-Person Business | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
For most people who start a one-person business, riches don't follow. The U.S. Census Bureau's recently released annual report on "non-employer" businesses found that there were 22.5 million "nonemployer firms" in 2011.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

It Takes an Ecosystem: The Rise of Worker Cooperatives in the US

It Takes an Ecosystem: The Rise of Worker Cooperatives in the US | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
COLORS Co-Op Academy in Detroit, Michigan As the traditional job market deteriorates,  the number of worker cooperatives in the United States is growing as people seek more stable and rewarding work. An ecosystem of worker cooperative development organizations is emerging to accelerate this trend.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

Destination Entrepreneurs: From Backpacker To Media Mogul

Destination Entrepreneurs: From Backpacker To Media Mogul | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
Find out how this 26-year-old started a newspaper in a foreign country.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

Episode 549: A Teenager's Guide to Doing Business in North Korea

Episode 549: A Teenager's Guide to Doing Business in North Korea | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
Today on the show: how a 13-year-old girl built a business in North Korea.
Jason Brunson's insight:
This girl is my hero
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

Is American Entrepreneurship Declining or Simply Changing? - Reason.com

Is American Entrepreneurship Declining or Simply Changing? - Reason.com | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
Economists say American entrepreneurship is on the decline but perhaps they are just looking at entrepreneurship in the wrong way.
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Jason Brunson from Entrepreneurship in the World
Scoop.it!

Cultural Realities Of Latin American Entrepreneurship

Cultural Realities Of Latin American Entrepreneurship | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
One of the brilliant things about tech leaders and pundits in Silicon Valley is their true passion for entrepreneurship and their belief in the power of the..

Via Samuel Pavin
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

Kenyan Startup Spreads Love of Reading

Kenyan Startup Spreads Love of Reading | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
Mother and entrepreneur, Carol Kimari, is creating interactive libraries in Kenya for kids.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

How One Man Launched Over 45,000 Entrepreneurs to Fight Unemployment

How One Man Launched Over 45,000 Entrepreneurs to Fight Unemployment | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
Ugandan entrepreneur takes education into his own hands by creating local self-employment opportunities through pragmatic training programs.
Jason Brunson's insight:

This is an awesome service that is already changing lives!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

The slow decay of American economic competitiveness

The slow decay of American economic competitiveness | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
A new survey from Harvard Business School paints a worrying picture for the health of small business in America.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

What Do Warriors, Monks, And Entrepreneurs Have In Common?

What Do Warriors, Monks, And Entrepreneurs Have In Common? | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
The warrior comes easy to an entrepreneur. We instinctively know how to fight, conquer, and win. The monk, the gentler side, takes time to hone and polish. It represents wisdom.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

Shenzhen trip report - visiting the world's manufacturing ecosystem - Joi Ito's Web

Shenzhen trip report - visiting the world's manufacturing ecosystem - Joi Ito's Web | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

5 Reasons Why Crowdfunding Is The Next Big Investing Trend

5 Reasons Why Crowdfunding Is The Next Big Investing Trend | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
Over the last several years crowdfunding has become an increasingly popular option for both entrepreneurs and investors. According to Statista, In the United States alone, there are 191 crowdfunding platforms.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

Meet The Guy Who Makes $1,000 An Hour Tutoring Kids Of Fortune 500 CEOs Over Skype

Meet The Guy Who Makes $1,000 An Hour Tutoring Kids Of Fortune 500 CEOs Over Skype | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
At 26, Anthony Green is the best SAT tutor in the country.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

How This Man Built A $3M Business A Year After Four Years In Prison

How This Man Built A $3M Business A Year After Four Years In Prison | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
Frederick Hutson is a man who sees business opportunities in everything. By his own admission, this doesn’t always work out for the best.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

Millennials Are Here, They're Entrepreneurial (Get Used to It)

Millennials Are Here, They're Entrepreneurial (Get Used to It) | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
Entitled techies or the next great generation of entrepreneurs? A new survey sheds some light on the Millennial mindset.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Jason Brunson
Scoop.it!

A Pakistan-Based Developer Is Building A Huge House For His Family After Selling One WordPress Theme

A Pakistan-Based Developer Is Building A Huge House For His Family After Selling One WordPress Theme | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
His company has done $4 million in sales.
more...
No comment yet.
Suggested by Pikock
Scoop.it!

widoobiz, la radio 100% entrepreneurs

widoobiz, la radio 100% entrepreneurs | Rise of the Fourth Economy | Scoop.it
Nouvelle découverte de la semaine, Widoobiz est la radio en ligne pour les entrepreneurs.Qu’est-ce que Widoobiz ?C’est la radio e (...)
more...
No comment yet.