The Two Types of Entrepreneurs

Will Silverman Entrepreneurship, Founders Leave a Comment

We’ve all heard it before… “The world is filled with two types of people.” Dog people or cat people, vanilla people or chocolate people, Apple® people or Android® people (let’s just admit that Blackberry® people are too small to measure).  As it turns out, entrepreneurs can also be classified as two types of people:  replicative entrepreneurs, and innovative entrepreneurs. The …

Events in Miami That Will Guarantee Networking Success

Isabelle Martinez Networking 1 Comment

It’s possible to double book your calendar every night of the week with events in Miami. The city is building a reputation as a tech and entrepreneurial hub. Community members are working a great deal to make that happen through the hosting of events and gatherings at some of city’s finest venues. If I hadn’t stepped out of my comfort …

Free Legal Advice from the UM Startup Law Clinic!

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The Larry Hoffman|Greenberg Traurig* Startup Practicum Do you have a business idea? Do you need legal advice? Have no money to hire a lawyer? The UM startup clinic can help! Law students in the practicum are eager to help clients with organizing, financing, talent, intellectual property, risk, regulation, and other legal issues that arise for entrepreneurs as they launch their …

Welcome To The Launch Pad's New Website!

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Thanks for visiting and welcome to our brand new site! We have been working on this update for a long time. The new site has a lot of cool features many of you have been asking for including: A new, clean, mobile-friendly design More information about our services, who we are and what we do A section featuring some of …