Category Archives: Innovation

BYU Innovation: Carbon Capture Technology

BYU Professor, Dr. Larry Baxter, has developed an exciting new process which could mitigate the negative impact of fossil fuels on climate change. See how ideas and companies started at BYU are working to improve the world we live in.

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Boeing: Building Opportunities for Utah’s Families

From humble beginnings in the old McDonnell Douglas facility, Boeing has recently begun a rapid expansion of its footprint in Utah, bringing exciting jobs and opportunities to Utah families. Meet some of the BYU grads who are playing critical roles … Continue reading

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Storeeze.com, BYU MBA Nick Perry’s Start-up

Marriott MBA Today sat down with Storeeze.com founder Nick Perry, who is studying entrepreneurship and graduates with his MBA in April. Learn how Nick and his team identified a pain, created a solution, and then validated their idea with real … Continue reading

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Twitter IPO: Great Opportunity or Buyer Beware?

Finance Professor Jim Brau provides insight on the upcoming Twitter initial public offering (IPO).

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Internship Series: Intrapreneurship at Vivint

Shaun Bailey talks about his internship at Vivint, where he worked as an intrapreneur. Vivint is launching several start-up businesses and calls the process intrapreneurship. Learn more about how people with an entrepreneurial mindset can help established companies launch new … Continue reading

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Adobe: An inside look in the perks, people, and new building in Lehi

Heather Shauklas takes us on a tour of Adobe’s new building in Lehi, sharing some of the amazing features and perks built into Adobe’s newest campus. Learn more about the unique culture and passionate people at Adobe, and hear about … Continue reading

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Kickstarter: How Small Investments from Many Can Launch a Product

Do want to get your business funded? Learn how Kickstarter, a funding program for new ventures, can connect you with the cash you need to launch new projects.

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Bring Your Ideas to Life with the Miller New Venture Challenge

Enjoy a quick recap of the final round of the Miller New Venture Challenge, a BYU Business Plan Competition, where 8 finalists earned prizes ranging from $15,000 to $30,000. Learn more about the competition as well as products from three … Continue reading

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The Social Venture Competition Helps Improve Our World

The Social Venture Competition promotes business plans that solves a social issue such as Health Care, Education, Poverty, etc. Janice Kirk explains how this competition is not only inline with the mission of Brigham Young University, but how it’s a … Continue reading

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Neal Watterson and His BPC Winning Business “Kalood” – April 13th, 2011

They just won the BYU Business Plan Competition. See what’s next for Kalood.com!

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