Topic : Entrepreneurship

  • A bee is covered with pollen as it sits on a blade of grass at a lawn in Klosterneubur Global Shapers Event

    Why entrepreneurs should think small, not big

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • A school girl walks on a road covered with oil and soot at an industrial area in Mumbai Social Entrepreneurs Event

    How to build an entrepreneur

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Chinese Premier Li Keqiang speaks next to Klaus Schwab, founder and executive chairman of the World Economic Forum (WEF), during a session of the WEF in the Chinese port city of Tianjin Forum Article

    Professor Klaus Schwab’s opening speech to #amnc14

    This is the transcript of Professor Klaus Schwab's address at the Opening Plenary of the Annual Meeting of the New… more

  • Early morning sunlight is reflected off the windows of a government office building in Washington Forum Event

    Four ways to be more innovative at work

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Liu, CEO and founder of China’s e-commerce company JD.com, crosses a street on an electric tricycle during a delivery run in Beijing Forum Article

    Six reasons China is winning at e-commerce

    Why has China’s e-commerce industry developed so fast? I get asked this in almost every country I visit, usually… more

  • Forum Video

    What does the second machine age mean for our jobs?

    If the first industrial revolution was about creating more effective power systems, such as the steam engine, then this… more

  • Apprentice Tanja Wollerstorfer works at FACC in Ried im Innkreis Forum Video

    10 ways countries can improve their competitiveness

    For more than 30 years the World Economic Forum has studied and benchmarked competitiveness, widely accepted as the… more

  • Co-workers hold production meeting in the office of the HowDo start-up at the Wostel co-working space in Berlin Forum Article

    6 common mistakes leaders make

    I founded my first company in 1998 and my second in 2013. I've worked with hundreds of companies as clients in my… more

  • Water drips from a standing pipe on Boucher Road in Belfast Technology Pioneers Article

    How data can help to save water

    “Water utility companies are conservative animals,” says Amir Peleg, Founder and CEO of TaKaDu. “The water sector… more

  • To match Feature DESIGNERS-STARTUP/ Forum Article

    3 steps to get more women into tech

    Earlier this month Apple released new diversity figures for its US workforce, which revealed women make up only 30… more

  • A fan holds up the flag of Kazakhstan during their men’s ice hockey game against the US in Turin Global Shapers Article

    How can we redefine what it means to have a good job?

    Young people are one of the most vulnerable groups when it comes to the job market. They tend to look for work for a… more

  • Employees work at the assembly line of the Honda Amaze car inside the company’s manufacturing plant in Tapukara Young Global Leaders Article

    A new beginning for India’s economy

    On August 15, Narendra Modi delivered his first Independence Day speech as India's Prime Minister. Though he… more

  • Forum Article

    How to get the most out of conferences

    Summer is conference season – a critical time for building brands, making connections and shaping industries. Indeed… more

  • Forum Article

    How Africa can achieve inclusive growth

    Euphoria abounds in much of Africa nowadays, and rightly so. Seven of the world’s 10 fastest-growing countries are… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Why Nigeria’s future is brighter than you think

    Nigeria has been getting a lot of bad press lately, owing largely to the militant Islamist group Boko Haram’s… more

  • Forum Article

    Modi’s promise for Indian entrepreneurs

    The recent political developments in India have set in motion a range of changes aimed at galvanizing the bureaucracy… more

  • Forum Article

    Three ways Poland can boost its digital growth

    Poland is an economy in transition, going from being efficiency-driven to innovation-driven, where the role of the… more

  • Forum Article

    Why Brazil should open up to the world

    Despite a decade of rapid growth and falling poverty rates, Brazil has failed to match the global average for income… more