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How old start-ups get?

Zürich, SRF1 If a start-up flops, there isn't any golden parachute waiting them. But young entrepreneurs know: no risk, no success. While during the World Economic Forum in Davos global companies are discussing the future, young entrepreneurs will discuss on SFR1. Every day, in Switzerland 100 companies are founded. A quarter of this companies, are failing in the first year again, only half of them are still existing after five years. Who does not move in the booming of high-tech and medical technology industries, has little chances of getting a bank loan.View archive

Entrepreneurship, the Swiss Way

Singapore, NUS University Hall Auditorium & Nanyang Executive CentreMaster of Science Technopreneurship & Innovation Programme (MSc TIP) Seminar. Funding Options for Start-ups and SMEs by PROF. PHD RICO J. BALDEGGER. As a professor of Management and Entrepreneurship at the School of Business Administration Fribourg, Rico J. Baldegger directs the Entrepreneurship & SME Institute and acts as academic coordinator of the Master in Entrepreneurship. He graduated from the University of St Gallen (CH) and obtained his doctorate from the University of Fribourg (CH). He is the author of numerous publications on entrepreneurship, internationalization of SMEs and the reorganization of family businesses. Moreover, he is a serial entrepreneur, as is demonstrated by the many companies he created. Prof. Rico Baldegger, from SBA Fribourg, will visit Singapore in January 2013, to share his extensive expertise in entrepreneurship, internationalization and funding of SMEs and reorganization of family businesses with the Lion City.View archive

Entrepreneurship Evening: Successful Entrepreneurs!

Fribourg, Auditory E. Gremaud, Ecole d’ingénieurs et d’architectes de FribourgListen to three successful entrepreneurs and meet them at the HEG-FIRST-Event 10th January 2013 in Fribourg. We offer you: Reto Aeschbacher Head of International Marketing SCOTT; Tomislav Lang CEO of Skywork Group; Pascal Meyer CEO of They all have been successful in being an entrepreneur and YOU can learn from their experience.View archive

Hot-spot for your career: The Graduate Congress - Switzerland

Zürich, MCH Messe Schweiz (Zürich) AG Are you a student / a graduate / or young professional in economics and you are searching for an entry job choosing your employer? Then you should not miss the Congress on December 13th 2012: Around 100 employers, including Apple, ABB, Federal, Credit Suisse, L'Oréal and PwC, at the Messe Zurich, provide 4,000 vacancies jobs and internships.View archive

The Innovation Award 2012-2013 of the Canton of Fribourg

Fribourg, Promotion économique du canton de FribourgThe Innovation Award enables innovative companies to make them known and recognized in the canton of Fribourg in Switzerland. For winning teams, this is an opportunity to obtain the consecration and receive the reward for their many efforts. Since 1991, twenty companies have benefited from this showcase of entrepreneurial creativity from Fribourg. Through the Innovation Award, they were able to develop more calmly, enriched with a capital trust strengthened, which in particular rely on the advice of experts mandated. The financial contribution is particularly interesting, especially for the winner of the new category "Start-up".View archive