Startup Communities: Building an Entrepreneurial Ecosysytem in your City by Brad Feld

Startup Communities: Building an Entrepreneurial Ecosysytem in your City

Much has been written about the impact of entrepreneurship on local and global economies. In fact, when many traditional and well established jobs began to disappear as a result of the recent financial crisis, start-ups were being created, growing and adding jobs at a record rate. It seemed that overnight governments, universities and investors became interested in initiatives that would foster and support an entrepreneurial culture. Start-up Communities: Building an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in your City is aimed at anyone interested in creating, building and sustaining a start-up community.

Written by Boulder, Colorado, entrepreneur turned venture capitalist Brad Feld, the book advances a framework for creating and building a start-up community in any city at any time, making a distinction between entrepreneurial companies and small business. Read the Full Review