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“Education is for improving the lives of others and for leaving your community and world better than you found it.” – Marian Wright Edelman

A knowledge-based economy requires a well-educated workforce and the creative capital to foster innovation and entrepreneurship. Entrepreneurial communities recognize this and provide educational opportunities and chances to build creative capital. Entrepreneurial communities work to develop and attract new businesses, while also spurring innovation with existing businesses through research and design.

Educational opportunities include:

  • Entrepreneurship education for youth and adults
  • Business management skills
  • Workforce education
  • Career development
  • Business succession education
  • STEM education