Railroad Ties

Ed Williams, Professor of Entrepreneurship
Remembering Ed Williams, the person who laid down the tracks of entrepreneurship at Rice Business.
StartupsNews Feed

Movable Feast

Mobile farmer's market
Eating healthy can be difficult: A Rice Business alum may have a solution.
EntrepreneurshipNews Feed

Fast Company

How Rice Business accelerates entrepreneurship
How Rice Business is accelerating entrepreneurship.

Helping Hand

Entrepreneur helps fellow professionals keep their houses in order.

Toy Box

Unplug for family time
No TVs. No cell phones. No gadgets. Just good old-fashioned quality time.
InnovationPeer-Reviewed Research

Sweet Spot

Varied expertise? Appeal to funders? Innovative projects need both.


Rice Business Executive MBA student changes career
Chris Staffel (’17 - Rice Business Executive MBA) traded a career in music for business.
Customer ServicePeer-Reviewed Research

Can You Hear Me Now?

Customer narratives boost service, prompt innovation and feed a healthy corporate culture.
Gig EconomyFeatures

Coming To A Neighborhood Near You

Grit Grocery: A farmer's market on wheels
Grit Grocery was conceived by a Rice Business student while taking classes.

The Secret Life of Tea

Personal networks are a powerful boost to innovation
Employees' personal networks—and the networks of their friends–are powerful boosts to innovation.
Small BusinessFeatures

Curiosity Shop

Small, Immigrant Business Survives Gentrification
Food means belonging and feeling of home in immigrant business.