entrepreneurship

Training & Development

EntreCon 2017: Build and grow your skills — and your business

EntreCon 2017 is bringing a great lineup of speakers to help business leaders and employees develop their skills and lead their businesses to success. Read full story

Training & Development

EntreCon Pensacola 2016: A look back

As we are hard at work planning EntreCon 2017, here's a look back at the highlights from the 2016 event. Read full story

Training & Development

Dec. 14 deadline nears for entrepreneurship program for vets

Statewide initiative offers accelerated entrepreneurship education to veterans at no cost   

The program is a statewide initiative that offers qualified veterans the opportunity to receive an accelerated entrepreneurship education at no cost. Applications are due Dec. 14. Read full story

EntreCon 2016

VIDEO SHOWCASE: Jim Sparks

Jim Sparks with the UWF Center for Entrepreneurship talks about networking and what he learned at EntreCon 2016. Read full story

EntreCon 2016

VIDEO SHOWCASE: Building a culture for success

Entrepreneur Harold Griffin Jr is the owner of Groceries 2 Go and Northwest Florida Transport & Limo. Read full story

EntreCon 2016

VIDEO SHOWCASE: What entrepreneurs learned at EntreCon

Local entrepreneur Lloyd Reshard discusses what he learned at EntreCon 2016. Read full story

EntreCon 2016

EntreCon photo gallery: Thank You Local Entrepreneurs

EntreCon 2016 was a two day event that brought together the local entrepreneur community to share, network and to make the Pensacola Metro community the greatest place to live in the world. Read full story

Training & Development

EntreCon 2016: From the Inc list to the next phase

EntreCon panelist Jibril Sulaiman built Pay Sell Co. into a business with a spot on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing private companies. Now he's planning his next move. Read full story

Training & Development

EntreCon schedule is here

From business owners who've lived the journey to financial and legal experts to help you navigate yours, check out the EntreCon 2016 schedule here. Read full story

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Get the lowdown on EntreCon and Get Started Pensacola

How are Get Started Pensacola and EntreCon teaming up nurture Pensacola's entrepreneurial spirit? Just watch. Read full story

Economy

Escambia new business starts lag Santa Rosa, state

UWF's Haas Center researcher finds relatively few new business births in the years following the Great Recession of 2007–09—particularly in the Pensacola area. Read full story

Training & Development

Lessons from “The E-Myth Revisited”

Are you ready to move form being a "technician" to an "entrepreneur"? "The E-Myth Revisited" by Michael Gerber can help you in the journey. Read full story