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Dartmouth Session Comes to a Close

Well, it’s that time. Students are exchanging tear-filled farewells after two incredible weeks living and learning together. An intense “3-day Start Up” culminated with pitches on Thursday evening. Our eight teams worked hard to shape an initial idea into a minimum viable product with a “go to market” strategy. In no particular order, we had… Read More

Dartmouth Begins

The Dartmouth program has officially begun and is well underway! The past couple of days have flown by, and they have been packed with lessons about environmental entrepreneurship; guest speakers; and some time for team-building. We jumped right into our programming on Monday morning when we visited the Dartmouth Ropes Course. Students worked on their… Read More

Dartmouth Update: 3DS

We’ve wrapped up an incredible three days with student teams launching 7 different social venture starts up in just under 60 hours. Modules on ideation, lean canvas methodology, customer discovery, rapid prototyping, and pitching — with lots of feedback and mentorship thrown in — guided the development of each concept into polished and professional pitch… Read More

Dartmouth Update: Ropes Course, King Arthur Flour, Canoeing

Greetings from Hanover. We’ve been busy. Orientation; a full day at the Dartmouth Ropes Course; workshops on sustainability, economics, and entrepreneurship; guest speakers; and tonight half the group went to King Arthur Flour for a pizza baking class while they other half went canoeing. Tomorrow, the evening activities will be reversed and we will, of… Read More

Value Based Organizations, Tax Policy, Stakeholders, and Plenty of Fun Too

Greetings from Hanover. We’ve had a great start to the week, exploring both and out of classroom. We started Monday with the topic of “value-based organizations,” including a case study of a certain Vermont ice cream company that was purchased by Unilever not too long ago. And then we went and visited that company in… Read More

Dartmouth Week 1

Howdy folks, We’ve been mighty busy since our 2017 Dartmouth program kicked off on Sunday. Following an awesome keynote from the hilarious and provocative XM radio host, Pete Dominick, we set the stage for our time together with the Awakening the Dreamer symposium; high and low ropes course challenges; and other team-building and orientation activities…. Read More