Inclusive Entrepreneurship Resources for Economic Developers
Some of these resources are specifically focused on strategies and actions that foster inclusive entrepreneurship, and others are more focused on entrepreneurial ecosystem building more broadly.
- A Roadmap to Inclusive Entrepreneurship
- Economic dynamism thrives in America’s minority communities
- Small Business Equity Toolkit
- A Playbook for Improving Diversity and Inclusion in Entrepreneurship Centers
- Right to Start
- To expand the economy, invest in Black businesses
- Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Building Playbook
- Institute for Local Self-Reliance
- Housing for Equity and Inclusion
Strategic + Organizational Planning
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We help clients identify, connect with, understand, and strengthen their entrepreneurial ecosystems. Our mission is simple: to build a more inclusive economy for the future by connecting and inspiring the entrepreneurs of today — and tomorrow.
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