Entrepreneurial Trends – Starting Your Own Business

Entrepreneurial Trends

Entrepreneurship Trends–Starting Your Own Job or Business 
Make informed decisions about your future career and company needs based on technological trends and business forecasting.  This interactive lecture and discussion forum focuses on your specific questions and individualized topics (see list below for a sampling of subjects) and allows you to become an entrepreneur in a clear and thoughtful manner.

Please email your areas of interest to dave@makersfactory.com when you sign up. Time 2 Hrs.

Dave Britton & Chris Yonge

Date: October 24th, 6:30-8:30pm

Price: $30

Cancelled

Suggested topics:

1. “Learning is the new form of labor”              (Zuboff, 1988)

2. Reskilling Trends                                                 (ROP County Education))

3. The Technology Learning Cycle                         (NspireD2: Learning Technology in Education)

4. You are your Future “Presencing”                        (Communicating with the Future, Thomas Frey)

5. Fractal idea attractors                                     (Futurist Thomas Frey Da Vinci Institute)

6. Creative thinking                                                 (Sherlock Holmes)

7. Project based learning–Action Based Learning and the Startup (Babson College)

8. Experience Marketing                                     (The Experience Economy: Gilmore & Kline)

9. Brand based journalism/story telling & marketing (Larry Light, The Rise of Non-Fiction Advertising)

10. Industry Convergence changing Job skills (Things You Need to Know about the Future, Chris Barnatt)

11. Augmented Reality trends                         (Infinite Possibility, Pine)

12. New Jobs in 2030                                                 (Thomas Frey)

13. 3D Design & Printing jobs today                         (MakersFactory)

14. Makers defined                                                 (Make Magazine)

15. 3D technology Trends                                    (Wohlers Report)

16. Agile Startups                                                 (The Lean Startup, Eric Ries)

17. The 9 Business Model “Canvas” business requirements (Business Model Generation, Osterwalder)

18. Sustainable Internet and Additive Technology (Reinventing Fire, Amory Lovins)

19. 3D Printing Jobs in industry                         (MakersFactory)

20. Code for America and Santa Cruz             (Cruzio & Santa Cruz Government)

21. Startup Money is not the problem             (Y Combinator)

22. Capturing Domestic Competitive Advantage in Advanced Manufacturing (NSF)

23. Manufacturing Ecosystem in Santa Cruz             (The wide Lens, Ron Adner)

24. Social Entrepreneurship and Business/Entrepreneurship Ecosystems (Babson College, Daniel Isenberg)

25 Digital Technology Changes the Game            (Infinite Possibility, Pine)

26. Social Media                                                 (Likeabel Social Media, Dave Kerpen)