Faculty & Leadership Blog / Tag: JASVE

Michael Chmura

Global Mega City Vs Small Regional City

I had been with Professor Brush to attend the JASVE conference in Niigata, Japan.(See her two recent blog entries – #1 and #2).The conference’s theme for this year was “New Venture Creation and Regional Economies (roughly translated),” and it is certainly a reflection of the long-held concerns about bi-polarization of economic development and activities between…

Michael Chmura

Japan Academic Society for Ventures and Entrepreneurs

“Entrepreneurial Thought and Action” is a key aspect of our strategy at Babson College (http://www.babson.edu).  These concepts imply that entrepreneurship is a mindset, an approach and that ideas not executed will not result in either social or economic outcomes.  I was in Niigata, Japan yesterday doing a keynote address for a gathering of the 600…