Entrepreneurship

How Entrepreneurs Can Thrive in a New Era of Uncertainty

An Interview with Len Schlesinger

Carbon Radio
Jul 29, 2020 · 20 min read
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What do you think about what’s going on right now and how can entrepreneurship can play a role in the recovery of the economy?

How do you think healthcare entrepreneurs in particular will play a role in reimagining society moving forward?

How do you think about small businesses and family businesses in this time and what can we learn or what are we learning about how they’re operating in this time of extreme uncertainty?

How do you think entrepreneurs are uniquely capable of operating in what is seemingly the most uncertain time of most of our lives?

Do you think people will look at risk differently now or through a similar analysis?

You wrote a blog post a few years back titled “Don’t Forget the Mayors”, which focused on the work of Mayors across the country. How should local governments be thinking about investing in entrepreneurial ecosystems?

What do you think the future of higher education will look like with the pandemic going on and as technology improves?

How much of a university’s financial sustainability has to do with their endowment and their research funding?

Is there precedence for the government getting involved to rescue universities? Would it be reasonable to think about it?

What do you think about remote work and how it’s impacting employees and how employers think about their office space?

What do you think about Andrew Yang’s universal basic income proposals both in terms of policy and in terms of political feasibility?

What do you think about this field of futurism and the notion of forecasting, and does it have a role to play in these conversations at the Federal level about how we fund things in the long term?

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Unpacking sustainability: cities, design, health, electric vehicles, and the future. Please subscribe! www.youtube.com/CarbonRadio

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