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Park Cities People: Dallas’ HALL Group Chairman to Speak at CEO Breakfast Series
May 23, 2019 at 7:53 am by vl_dev
Craig Hall, chairman and founder of the Dallas-based HALL Group, will serve as the guest speaker at the CEO Spotlight with David Johnson put on by Al Biernat’s North on May 29.
Forbes: Why Student Debt Is Holding Back The Entrepreneurial Spirit
May 23, 2019 at 7:49 am by vl_dev
To say that the country that gave rise to the likes of Facebook, Google, Apple and Amazon is losing its entrepreneurial spirit seems somewhat contrarian. But look beyond all the attention given to these giants and it is possible to see that Craig Hall has a point.
Barron’s: How the Decline in Community Banks Has Hurt U.S. Entrepreneurship
May 20, 2019 at 2:54 pm by vl_dev
Of the many factors that have contributed to today’s challenging startup environment, perhaps the most surprising in the wealthiest country in the world is a lack of access to capital.
Forbes: How Does Entrepreneurship Benefit The Middle Class?
May 20, 2019 at 11:40 am by vl_dev
I grew up in a lower-middle-class family in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and I never once thought I wouldn’t be able to start and own my own business. That was a right that I had as an American. Entrepreneurship is not exclusive and cannot be only for the privileged. New small businesses have long been the vehicle for economic advancement for the middle class, and as I outline in BOOM: Bridging the Opportunity Gap to Reignite Startups, we need to bridge our country’s current entrepreneurial opportunity gap to resuscitate our middle class.
Apple News: What Unique Challenges Do Women and People of Color Face in the Startup World?
May 20, 2019 at 11:38 am by vl_dev
Female entrepreneurs received only 2.2% of venture capital funding in 2018. Women of color received less than 1%. Answer by Craig Hall, Chairman and Founder of HALL Group, Author of BOOM
Bloomberg Business Week: Environment Context Dashboard, Reigniting Startups (Podcast)
May 20, 2019 at 11:32 am by vl_dev
Craig Hall, Founder of the Hall Group, says a lack of capital is preventing entrepreneurs from starting businesses. His book is called “Boom: Bridging the Opportunity Gap to Reignite Startups.” Bloomberg Business Week Hosts: Carol Massar and Jason Kelly. Producer: Paul Brennan