Welcome.   Here are some of the things I have been thinking about.  Let me know your thoughts:  jgh@mit.edu


  • MIT Alum Companies = 11th Largest Economy in the World
  • OpenCourseware - Entrepreneurial Courses In 1999, MIT Faculty considered how to use the Internet in pursuit of MIT's mission—to advance knowledge and educate students—and in 2000 proposed MIT OpenCourseWare (OCW) a ...
    Posted May 18, 2012, 7:35 AM by Joe Hadzima
  • Kauffman Foundation Report on MIT's Entrepreneurial Impact     Research by MIT Sloan School of Management Professor Ed Roberts released in a 2009 report by the Kauffman Foundation entitled "Entrepreneurial Impact:  The Role of MIT" shows that the 25 ...
    Posted Dec 9, 2011, 7:41 AM by Joe Hadzima
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Entrepreneurial Ecosystems

  • Penguins Can't Survive in a Rain Forest
  • Building an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem: Ideas for Indonesia and Beyond I recently visited Jakarta, Indonesia as part of the GIST (Global Innovation through Science and Technology) Initiative Startup Bootcamp Program.  The Global Innovation through Science and Technology (GIST) initiative was ...
    Posted May 18, 2012, 7:02 AM by Joe Hadzima
  • How to Grow an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem     Over the past 30+ years I have talked to many groups from around the world that have visited MIT trying to figure out how to duplicate the incredible success of ...
    Posted Apr 22, 2013, 4:27 PM by Joe Hadzima
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Intellectual Property

  • I Can't See the Forest Because There Are Too Many Trees in the Way
  • How To Tell What Patents Are Worth In a recent post on Forbes.com  entitled How To Tell What Patents Are Worth I talk about how to think about the value of patents.  Here are a few ...
    Posted Jun 25, 2013, 12:27 PM by Joe Hadzima
  • IPVisions Blog Patents are not just for lawyers any more.   They are valuable assets that need to be managed intellegently.  Check out the IPVISIONS blog which provides insights into the thinking of ...
    Posted Jul 16, 2012, 8:48 AM by Joe Hadzima
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Corporate Governance

  • Directors: Noses in - Fingers Out
  • Nose In - Fingers Out       The National Association of Corporate Directors, of which I am currently a member and was formerly on the New England Chapter Board, is the oldest and largest professional organization for ...
    Posted Dec 9, 2011, 2:55 PM by Joe Hadzima
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For Entrepreneurs

  • Everyone Makes Mistakes; Only Fools Make the Same Mistake Twice
  • Advice to Entrepreneurs       Check out the MIT Enterprise Forum website for articles from my Boston Business Journal column "Starting Up", covering the essential things that every entrepreneur should know.
    Posted Jan 8, 2012, 2:44 PM by Joe Hadzima
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Random Thoughts

  • If You Don't Try You Can't Fail - or Succeed
  • The Best Way to Predict the Future is to Invent It The problems of the world are numerous.  Problems create opportunities.   Opportunities ceased solves problems, creates jobs and makes for economically self sufficient people, which makes for a better world for ...
    Posted Dec 9, 2011, 3:10 PM by Joe Hadzima
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