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Video: The Toys that Made us – Lego (March 30, due April 9) Between 1978 and 19

Video: The Toys that Made us - Lego (March 30, due April 9) Between 1978 and 1993, Lego doubled in size every five years. By the early 1990s, sales were well over $1 billion USD—and then things started to go wrong. By 2003, after six years of falling sales, Lego was sitting on more than $700 million of debt…. Watch the documentary, and answer the following questions (Intro, Body, Conclu) ESSAY. What has led the LEGO Group to the edge…

Assignment 6: Video/ Essay: National Geographic ‘Inside Google’ (March 23, due M

Assignment 6: Video/ Essay: National Geographic 'Inside Google' (March 23, due March 26) (10%) Watch the documentary, read “Kuratko and Covin (2015) Forms of Corporate Entrepreneurship“,  and answer the following question in an essay format (1-2 pages; 11-point font, double spaced, approximately 250-500 words in a DOC or PDF format) What form(s) of corporate entrepreneurship does Google practice? Justify. The documentary is on Blackboard and available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=11LozsUoWX4&t=5s

Assignment 5: Video/ Essay: PBS American Experience ‘Henry Ford’ (March 6, due 1

Assignment 5: Video/ Essay: PBS American Experience 'Henry Ford' (March 6, due 12 March 12) (5%) Watch the documentary and answer the following questions in an essay format (1-2 pages; 11-point font, double spaced, approximately 250-500 words in a DOC or PDF format) How would you describe Henry Ford? (His good and ugly sides….) How do evaluate the company's succession (to his son Edsel)? What could have been done better? Any commonsense suggestions? The documentary is on Blackboard and available…

Alpha Girls: The Women Upstarts Who Took on Silicon Valley’s Male Culture and Ma

Alpha Girls: The Women Upstarts Who Took on Silicon Valley’s Male Culture and Made the Deals of a Lifetime by Julian Guthrie (2019)•Am I Being Too Subtle: Straight Talk from a Business Rebel by Sam Zell (2017)•Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by John Carreyrou (2018)•Don’t be Evil: How Big Tech Betrayed its Founding Principles –and All of Us by Rana Foroohar (2019)•Facebook: The Inside Story by Steven Levy (2020)•No Filter: The Inside Story of Instagram…

Alpha Girls: The Women Upstarts Who Took on Silicon Valley’s Male Culture and Ma

Alpha Girls: The Women Upstarts Who Took on Silicon Valley’s Male Culture and Made the Deals of a Lifetime by Julian Guthrie (2019)•Am I Being Too Subtle: Straight Talk from a Business Rebel by Sam Zell (2017)•Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley Startup by John Carreyrou (2018)•Don’t be Evil: How Big Tech Betrayed its Founding Principles –and All of Us by Rana Foroohar (2019)•Facebook: The Inside Story by Steven Levy (2020)•No Filter: The Inside Story of Instagram…

The entrepreneurial reading assignment includes your selection–or multiple selec

The entrepreneurial reading assignment includes your selection–or multiple selections -from any of the following ten(10) books, all of which are available through the University Library (in either print or eBook format) and other local libraries, along with online retailers or other providers in either print or digital formats: Alpha Girls: The Women Upstarts Who Took on Silicon Valley’s Male Culture and Made the Deals of a Lifetime by Julian Guthrie (2019) •Am I Being Too Subtle: Straight Talk from a…

Watch the documentary and answer the following questions in an essay format (1-2

Watch the documentary and answer the following questions in an essay format (1-2 pages; 11-point font, double spaced, approximately 250-500 words in a DOC or PDF format). Initially, the brothers worked very well together. Can you explain why? What led to the brother’s family feud? Was it inevitable? Could the conflict have been prevented? How? The documentary is on Blackboard and available here: https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x6n6poz

Watch the documentary and answer the following questions in an essay format (1-2

Watch the documentary and answer the following questions in an essay format (1-2 pages; 11-point font, double spaced, approximately 250-500 words in a DOC or PDF format). Initially, the brothers worked very well together. Can you explain why? What led to the brother’s family feud? Was it inevitable? Could the conflict have been prevented? How? The documentary is on Blackboard and available here: https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x6n6poz

Review the 2 articles  and answer the questions 1.What are the benefits of getti

Review the 2 articles  and answer the questions 1.What are the benefits of getting the name of a business “right”?  Helmer (2014) and Carr (2012) both address this issue. 2.What are some mistakes, identified by Helmer (2014), that are made by start-up enterprises when selecting a name? 3.According to Carr (2012), how do business names point to the personality of a business?  Can you think of examples you have come across where a business’s name reflects its personality?

Watch the documentary and answer the following questions in an essay format (1-2

Watch the documentary and answer the following questions in an essay format (1-2 pages; 11-point font, double spaced, approximately 250-500 words in a DOC or PDF format). Technology of Freedom features social entrepreneurs who have created social innovations to solve social problems. Who are those social entrepreneurs? What type of social innovation did you see (i.e. product, process, etc.)? Why are they “social” innovations? Give another example of social innovation – anything ! (NB: do not forget to give me…