Rajiv Tandon

Rajiv Tandon is executive director of the Institute for Innovators and Entrepreneurs and an advocate for the future of entrepreneurship in Minnesota.

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A Software Hub in Minnesota?

A Software Hub in Minnesota?

Cities all over the world have attempted to replicate Silicon Valley with varying levels of success. Decades ago, so did we in Minnesota. VC-based software startups didn’t sprout. Over the
Acquiring Entrepreneurship

Acquiring Entrepreneurship

The Census Bureau reports that baby boomers own over 2 million businesses. As boomers age, run into health problems, and burn out, they will need to do something with their
Entrepreneurs and Covid-19

Entrepreneurs and Covid-19

"Beware the Ides of March,” William Shakespeare wrote. But my wife and I ignored that sage advice, to return home from an overseas winter respite under the raging Covid-19 threat.