Can a public university think and act entrepreneurially?

Read about why entrepreneurial thinking matters at a university, how it benefits students and the community, and how to initiate cultural change in an institution like a university.

Why is entrepreneurial thinking important?

What do we mean by "entrepreneurial thinking"? Why is it important? Leaders from across the University of Calgary share what this skillset means to them and why it's a crucial way for any discipline to look at the world.

Alice de Koning

Alice de Koning, PhD, is a senior instructor for entrepreneurship and strategy and Area Chair for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at UCalgary's Haskayne School of Business. Her research considers how social and institutional contexts affect entrepreneurial cognition and opportunity recognition.



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