entrepreneurship

RollOut wins second place

Posted by on January 5, 2021

August Bindbeutel, a senior in engineering management at Missouri S&T, won over $2,500 in the University of Missouri Idea Quest (IQ) competition for his company, RollOut.

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In the news: Hire Henry, job market trends, programmable logic controller inventor

Posted by on January 5, 2021

St. Louis Post-Dispatch business columnist David Nicklaus interviewed Dr. George Holmes Jr. and Keiry Moreno Bonnett about their start-up company, Hire Henry, for his Dec. 10 column titled “Minority firms struggle in St. Louis. UMSL accelerator hopes to close the gap.”

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Idea Quest finals feature Rolla startup

Posted by on December 1, 2020

August Bindbeutel, an S&T student and co-owner of RollOut LLC, competed in finals of the Idea Quest competition for startup businesses on Nov. 17.

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Business strategy mastermind to speak Nov.17

Posted by on November 12, 2020

You’re invited to a live seminar titled “Business Model Innovation in Existing Companies” by Yves Pigneur 3:30-4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, via Zoom. Following his talk, Pigneur will answer questions from the audience.

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Explore entrepreneurship during webinar

Posted by on April 30, 2020

Learn how to turn your research into a business during a Zoom webinar 1-2 p.m. Friday, May 8.

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Turn your research into a business webinar

Posted by on April 29, 2020

Explore another option for after graduation: Entrepreneurship! John Woodson, Interim Director of Technology Transfer and Economic Development will teach you some of the tips and tricks to turn your research and classroom skills into a business. Learn how to take your research and turn it into a business on Friday, May 8th from 1pm to 2pm via Zoom.

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Three S&T teams head to EQ competition

Posted by on April 2, 2019

Three teams of Missouri S&T students will pitch their ideas in a “shark tank” style competition at the University of Missouri System’s Entrepreneur Quest (EQ) program. The teams will compete against each other, and the top three finalists from the other UM System campuses during the EQ final rounds that will take place in conjunction with the system’s Entrepreneurial Educator Summit on Friday, April 5, in Columbia.

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Students with business ideas can compete for prize money

Posted by on September 27, 2018

Missouri S&T students with entrepreneurial visions can advance their ideas and win prize money by participating in the Entrepreneur Quest (EQ) Student Accelerator, a new University of Missouri System program. The program offers award money from $5,000 to $30,000 based on how far students go in the competition. Students can learn more during a workshop titled “Business Model Canvas” 5:30-7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 1, in Room G-2 of the Interdisciplinary Engineering (IDE) Building.

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Faculty to share about interdisciplinary creativity, entrepreneurship

Posted by on February 15, 2018

How can we break down barriers to learning that students may set up for themselves? How can we shift student focus from memorization and facts, toward creativity and creating value? The Center for Educational Research and Teaching Innovation (CERTI) will host a faculty event with hands-on activities and resources 3-4 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 28, in St. Pat’s A of the Havener Center. All instructors are invited. Please register online.

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