Tagged: joel gordon

Connecting Students With Careers (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 2/13/2017 12:00 am

The Little Rock School District announced an initiative to expose high school students to different careers by adding classes in the fields of health care, technology, teaching and construction.

Young Minds Spark Big Ideas With Boost from Local Entrepreneurship Programs

by Dwain Hebda 12/1/2016 12:00 am

Student entrepreneurs are enjoying a new level of credibility thanks to their mastery of technology, specifically social media, which when properly leveraged can turn a product from an idea into a sensation overnight.

Update: 'Conductor' Innovation, Entrepreneurial Initiative Launches at UCA

by Sarah Campbell 11/17/2016 11:00 am

The University of Central Arkansas in Conway, Startup Junkie Consulting of Fayetteville and the Central Arkansas Venture Team launches a public-private initiative called "Conductor" to drive entrepreneurship and innovation.

Little Rock Family Presents The 2015 Pioneering Parents

by Stephanie Jackson 6/1/2015 12:00 am

In our second annual Pioneering Parents feature, you’ll meet dedicated change makers in Arkansas who are helping local children and raising their own families along the way. These moms and dads are innovating the way our children learn and create, helping them survive health dilemmas, thrive after tragic accidents, and in one case—finding loving families for children who have no one.

It's A Big Week for Entrepreneurs in Arkansas

by Lance Turner 11/18/2013 10:40 am

With Startup Weekend having just wrapped up in Fayetteville and Global Entrepreneurship Week kicking off in Little Rock tonight, it's a big week for entrepreneurs in Arkansas.

Good, Clean Fun at Bubblefest July 27 - 29

by Jennifer Pyron 7/21/2011 3:39 pm

Don't miss Joel Gordon, aka the Bubble Man, next week in the River Market.