The annual eCities study recognizes 181 Michigan communities — including four standouts — developing a positive entrepreneurial climate.
Entrepreneurship is more than making business plans—it’s innovative thinking, creative strategy and more. To reflect the educational needs in this ever-changing process, the College of Business offers a certificate program and a new minor.
Eleven cross-campus teams competed for the opportunity to win $5,000 in prizes.
The communities were identified as part of the annual eCities study, conducted by iLabs, UM-Dearborn’s Center for Innovation Research.
Six communities across the state of Michigan have been identified for the strategies they employ to foster entrepreneurial growth and economic development, according to the annual eCities study.
Entrepreneurs wanted: 37 Michigan communities recognized for encouraging economic growth and development
Approved for take-off: Willow Run Airport generates more than $123 million in total economic impact, according to UM-Dearborn study
Encouraging entrepreneurship: iLabs’ eCities research recognizes 33 Michigan communities developing a positive entrepreneurial climate
UM-Dearborn’s iLabs’ eCities research recognizes 52 Michigan communities developing a positive entrepreneurial climate
UM-Dearborn’s iLabs eCities research recognizes 55 Michigan communities developing a positive entrepreneurial climate