Becoming Self-Sufficient - 5:12
with Nicole Farmer of Grand Innovation
Posted Aug 28, 2017
A worldwide consensus on the critical role of competitive markets and entrepreneurs in economic development has emerged in the last decade. However, the primary barrier to economic growth continues to be scarcity of dynamic entrepreneurs. How is Grand Innovation helping those in the community to overcome barriers to become self-sufficient? Nicole Farmer, Executive Director of Grand Innovation answers this question and more. Interview recorded August 24th, 2017.
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