The Keenan Center for Entrepreneurship

StartupTree Network

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Do you want to connect with other Ohio State entrepreneurs and startup companies? Do you want to stay up-to-date on entrepreneurial activities on campus and within Columbus? If so, join the Keenan Center for Entrepreneurship StartupTree Network.

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Columbia's IP for Entrepreneurs Class 

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Angel and Accelerator Funding for University Startups

Please click below to find the recording for a webinar hosted by Osage University Partners.

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Entrepreneurial Law Clinic

The Entrepreneurial Business Law Clinic (EBLC) serves startup and emerging businesses that need transactional legal assistance.

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Entrepreneurship Research Guide

This guide, created by University Libraries, is intended to help you navigate resources that may help you with entrepreneurial ventures.

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Startup Licensing 101: The 30,000 Foot View

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Startup Licensing 101: Licensing Process and Pre-Agreements

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Additional Resources

Rev 1 Ventures logo startup resources Local Startup Resources
Startup Grind Columbus logo Attend events at Startup Grind Columbus
Steve Blank Steve Blank's Startup Tools for Entrepreneurs

Books and Toolkits

Click here for a curated list of entrepreneurship ecosystem books.

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IDEO Design Thinking Toolkit

Creative Confidence

Creative Confidence, by Tom Kelley and David Kelly

Creating Great Choices

Creating Great Choices, by Roger Martin

Innovator's Method

The Innovator's Method, Nathan Furr and Jeff Dyer

The Startup Way

The Startup Way, Eric Ries

The Other Side of Innovation

The Other Side of Innovation, Vijay Govindarajan and Chris Trimble

Fisher Forefront: Business-Ready Insights

Fisher Forefront, a new research-specific resource, is connecting the university community, Ohio State alumni, partners and friends with business-ready insights from Fisher College of Business faculty. Forefront provides access to a comprehensive collection of research translations and media and news items highlighting the world-class academic work being conducted across Fisher’s academic departments and its centers of excellence.

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