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Posted byon June 11, 2015 at 12:13 PM EDT
Check out the chart to see just how much time it takes Americans to discover, apply for, and acquire licenses and permits, compared to entrepreneurs in other countries -- and see what we're doing to fix that.
Posted byon May 11, 2015 at 6:56 PM EDT
President Obama hosts a meeting on global entrepreneurship at the White House, where he names nine new Ambassadors of Global Entrepreneurship.
Posted byon December 29, 2014 at 1:31 PM EDT
2014 has offered some great achievements for President Obama and the American people. Join the President's Chief of Staff Denis McDonough in taking a look back at this year's most memorable moments.
Posted byon November 25, 2014 at 8:10 PM EDT
America needs a 21st century immigration system that lives up to our heritage as a nation of laws and a nation of immigrants – and that grows our economy.
Posted byon November 19, 2014 at 11:12 AM EDT
Yesterday, President Obama marked National Entrepreneurs’ Day by congratulating three student winners of the National Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge in the Oval Office. The Challenge, which is supported by the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship, focuses on teaching entrepreneurship skills to high school students and has worked with more than 500,000 young people from low-income communities across the United States and around the world.
Posted byon October 20, 2014 at 9:23 AM EDT
Last week, the President held a town hall meeting at a collaborative work space in Los Angeles to discuss a wide range of issues of core importance to entrepreneurs, especially entrepreneurs from the millenial generation.
Posted byon October 10, 2014 at 10:53 AM EDT
President Obama visits Cross Campus in Los Angeles, a collaborative tech lab that brings inventors and investors together to pursue the next big idea that will continue to power our economic recovery.
Posted byon July 3, 2014 at 5:41 PM EDT
The President stops by 1776, a tech startup incubator in D.C. that supports entrepreneurs tackling major challenges in education, energy, health care, and other critical industries.
Posted byon March 14, 2014 at 1:25 PM EDT
Posted byon February 28, 2014 at 3:38 PM EDT
Last month marked the third anniversary of Startup America, a White House initiative to celebrate, inspire, and accelerate high-growth entrepreneurship throughout the Nation. In 2011, President Obama issued an all-hands-on-deck call to action for Federal agencies, Congress, and the private sector to help increase the success of entrepreneurs across the country.