Assistant Professor of Management and Organizations Beth Livingston talks about the importance of having a succession plan in a family-owned business.
A new study from a University of Iowa researcher finds that state borders matter when it comes to developing innovative businesses. The three most important components of an innovative economy? Significant private venture-capital funding, government funding, and robust research universities.
University of Iowa students spend a lot of time hitting the books, sitting in lectures, and writing papers, but in between many are also helping to answer some of life’s most important and interesting questions as researchers and scholars.
A pair of University of Iowa alumni have been honored as Entrepreneurs of the Year by the American Farm Bureau Federation for the business, SwineTech, Inc., which they founded while UI students using resources of the John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center (JPEC).