Bunker Labs is mustering veterans, entrepreneurs, business leaders and elected officials to attack the biggest impediment to financial security for Wisconsin citizens — a lack of entrepreneurship.
Entrepreneurship is one of the best ways to grow the economy and promote financial security. A recent Kauffman Foundation study has generated lots of discussion, and controversy, across the state about the health of entrepreneurship in Wisconsin. According to the report, Wisconsin ranked last for start-up activity among the largest 25 states in the nation. While there are valid reasons to debate the methodology and accuracy of the state ranking, there should be no ambiguity about the conclusion: Wisconsin can, and must, do a better job encouraging and nurturing start-up activity. Read the full story here.