Carnegie Mellon University

Entrepreneurship Resources

Find articles about everything related to entrepreneurship.

Business Concept Template [.doc]    Entrepreneurship 101 [.pdf]


Carnegie Mellon Entrepreneurship Research Guide




Startup & Co-working Space

Listing of space that is ‘friendly’ to startups and small enterprises (low rent and month-to-month leases) that is close to the ‘university corridor’ (Fifth and Forbes Avenues) and accessible by public transportation.
NEW! Second stage space listings under a new tab. These spaces are still startup friendly but they are geared for teams that have outgrown the startup and co-working space (generally when the team reaches 10 or more people).
Please send any additions to the listings to

Startup & Co-working Space [.pdf]

START SMART Seminar & Workshop Material

Intellectual Property

Articles and information regarding intellectual property and its importance

Other Resources

NOTE: While these have been good resources for many startups, CMU does not own or manage the content of these.

Splitting the Equity Pie

Compensation & Equity