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Donor Stu Clark wearing a black suit smiling and talking to Asper MBA students.

Supporting entrepreneurial dreams for 25 years

October 14, 2022 — 
The Stu Clark Centre for Entrepreneurship (SCCE) at the Asper School of Business is celebrating 25 years of supporting the entrepreneurial dreams of University of Manitoba students. With 500+ Venture Coach meetings, more than $750,000 in prize money given to student ventures, and with 1250+ students from all over North America having participated in SCCE competitions – there's lots to celebrate.

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Every organization needs a Business Analyst (BA), and everyone is looking for a good one.

Faculty of Science

Entrepreneurship course inspires innovation and business training at Faculty of Science

January 28, 2022 — 
The course was piloted in May 2021 and developed in collaboration with the Stu Clark Centre for Entrepreneurship at the Asper School of Business. It challenged students to generate ideas and address “Why” their ideas might succeed. It also covered the “How-to” with an introduction to business planning, market validation, and HR considerations, concluding in a group pitch event.

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Work from home desk set up

Asper School of Business

Stu Clark Centre Learn From Home Competition

September 15, 2020 — 
Entrepreneurship is about being your own boss, something students across the University of Manitoba will be required to master this upcoming year. Working and learning from home means students will have to take control of their environment to be set up for success.

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Alexandre Lazarow standing on beach

Asper School of Business

Out-Innovate: Doing more with less

May 7, 2020 — 
In Alexandre Lazarow’s (BComm(Hons)/06) new book Out-Innovate: How Global Entrepreneurs - from Delhi to Detroit - Are Rewriting the Rules of Silicon Valley he outlines where entrepreneurs outside the most-developed start-up ecosystems, are out-innovating their Silicon Valley counterparts.

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A group of aspiring entrepreneurs presenting at the ENTR Pitch Competition in Fall 2019.

Asper School of Business

Supports in place for entrepreneurs during COVID-19

March 31, 2020 — 
The Women Entrepreneurship Knowledge Hub has compiled a list of the many supports that are in place for all entrepreneurs, including women, in response to COVID-19.

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(Left to right): Marlee McMillan, Owner/Operator of Centered Care Inc., Noah Palansky, Co-Founder and CEO at TaiV, Giovanna Minenna, Founder and CEO at Brows by G., and Chris Schmidt, Co-Founder and CEO at Pluto Ventures.

Asper School of Business

Innovative location inspires collaboration at CEO Manitoba’s first Kick-off to Entrepreneurship event

September 30, 2019 — 
A space designed to stimulate innovative thinking was the ideal location to inspire Manitoba’s future entrepreneurs at the first-ever Kick-off to Entrepreneurship event, hosted by Collegiate Entrepreneurs’ Organization (CEO) Manitoba, an international student organization based out of the Stu Clark Centre for Entrepreneurship.

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Asper School of Business

Asper Entrepreneur: Heidi Reimer-Epp

February 25, 2015 — 
Meet the president and co-founder of the world's leading producer of paper products that grow into wildflowers

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Asper School of Business

Going Up

November 13, 2014 — 
Imagine you have 60 seconds to convince someone to invest in your idea for a business venture.

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Asper School of Business

U of M celebrates Global Entrepreneurship Week on November 19

November 13, 2014 — 
Exploring, celebrating and motivating entrepreneurial thinking and action

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New Venture Adventure Camp

Community Stories

Business ‘boot camp’ for Aboriginal youth: Developing tomorrow’s entrepreneurs

August 21, 2014 — 
Girls get an opportunity to turn an idea into a sellable product.

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