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ITEM — Box: 582 Identifier: Arch GA 82.15, 013002747_VT_0002

DEC State of the Company, 1991 December 5 Digital

Scope and Contents

Digital Equipment Corporation, State of the Company, 12/5/91 (2 of 4). Howard Stevenson speaking about Entrepreneurship, first discussing bringing entrepreneurship to Harvard Business School and continuing into asking and answering the questions: Why entrepreneurship now? What do we mean? How do we preserve entrepreneurship? Stevenson defines Entrepreneurship with the HBS definition: "The pursuit of opportunity beyond the resources you currently control." He further discusses entrepreneurship as a response to change and through international development. Finally, he explores the push and pull between promoters/entrepreneurs and managers/trustees. Video starts abruptly.

Dates

  • 1991 December 5

Format

VHS

Conditions Governing Access

Digital use copies in this collection can only be accessed onsite in the de Gaspé Beaubien Reading Room. To request access please contact histcollref@hbs.edu prior to visiting the library.

Extent

242 linear feet (565 boxes, 27 oversize boxes, and 2 oversize items)

Physical Location

ARCFA

Duration

70:00

Repository Details

Part of the Baker Library Special Collections, Harvard Business School, Harvard University Repository

Baker Library Special Collections holds unique resources that focus on the evolution of business and industry, as well as the records of the Harvard Business School, documenting the institution's development over the last century. These rich and varied collections support research in a diverse range of fields such as business, economic, social and cultural history as well as the history of science and technology.

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