UBJ Innovate

Ideas and organizations shaping our future

Cold_Spring_Canyon_Arch_Bridge

CDFIs provide major help for microbusinesses

Community Development Financial Institutions like CommunityWorks are local resources that provide much-needed capital and can be a bridge from ability to reality. Keep Reading CDFIs provide major help for microbusinesses
A scanning electron microscope shows the micro- and nano-structures of the Hoowaki bio-grip micro-pattern.

Surface Matters

Companies like Hoowaki, Kiyatec, and Ionbond IHI look to nature for high-tech inspiration. Keep Reading Surface Matters
Photo by Shawn Rossi, Creative Commons 2.0

Entrepreneur or small businessperson: What’s the difference?

The role of entrepreneur has been much celebrated in the last two decades. The media uses the term frequently in most business-related discussions. As a result, the title has been claimed by and bestowed upon a number of people and professions. Entrepreneurs are attributed great powers and believed to be the solution to job creation. Read More » Keep Reading Entrepreneur or small businessperson: What’s the difference?
einstein

Creativity goes to work

Creativity is a valuable element of fun that makes work interesting and allows us to excel in our chosen pursuits. Keep Reading Creativity goes to work