Can you study to be an entrepreneur? To a degree, yes

Anglebrandt, Gary
June 2013
Crain's Detroit Business;6/3/2013, Vol. 29 Issue 22, p0020
An interview with Tim Faley, managing director of the Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan, is presented. He relates that they have a systematic approach that will increase the students' probability of success. He believes that an entrepreneur can change and move and is in control of the economic future. He also talks about the interest in brick-and-mortar businesses and the change in focus on entrepreneurship.


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