What is the entrepreneurial mindset?
An entrepreneurial mindset empowers you to question, adapt, think differently, and make positive change. It consists of three key elements - the 3Cs:
How does entrepreneurially minded learning align with ABET?
Network partners highlighting their KEEN work to embed both mindset and skillset outcomes in engineering courses consistently receive positive feedback from ABET accreditors.
What is entrepreneurially minded learning (EML)?
Entrepreneurially Minded Learning (EML) is an emergent pedagogy that emphasizes discovery, opportunity identification, and value creation. It is a teaching method that can be applied to all areas of study and is being developed by hundreds of faculty members at colleges and universities across the country.
Why couple entrepreneurial mindset to engineering?
Every time a job is added in the innovation sector, five more jobs of various types are created. The innovation sector includes engineers and scientists who create technically-enabled, tradable goods. It is an astonishing and unequaled job-multiplier.
At the heart of this 5x-engine are entrepreneurially minded individuals. It is why KEEN’s mission is to champion an entrepreneurial mindset within engineering graduates.
Learn more in this video.
Why should I teach my students to be entrepreneurially minded?
By purposefully including mindset outcomes in curricular and extracurricular activities, you are able to influence success in the same way you do when defining engineering skills outcomes in courses.
How can I start integrating entrepreneurial mindset in my courses?
The good news is that you don’t have to throw anything out or recreate your entire course! Get started with this primer.