Event Recap: Working Across Countries and Cultures


Every now and then a panel comes along that manages to balance being inspirational with being substantive. Last week's "Working Across Countries and Cultures: What It Means for Entrepreneurs " was one of these panels. Held November 14 at the Westport Plexpod as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week and in collaboration with KCSourceLink, the panel convened amazing people working in diverse entrepreneurial fields. One panelist, Katie Petty, started her own business at the age of 12, an age when most of her peers' entrepreneurial aspirations were barely graduated from lemonade stands and strategic lunch swaps. While still in middle school, [...]