About Snider Focus

Snider Focus is a digital publication of the Ed Snider Center for Enterprise and Markets, Robert H. Smith School of Business, University of Maryland. Snider Focus seeks to make our groundbreaking research on enterprise and markets accessible to students, educators and business professionals.

Snider Focus will:

  • Interpret cutting-edge research for real life application
  • Spotlight movers and shakers in the world of entrepreneurship
  • Illuminate visualizations of the data driving our economy
  • Offer insight on how our nation’s economy and political climate affect each other

We invite you to stay current on our innovative research on changing markets by bookmarking us and joining our mailing list.

About The Ed Snider Center for Enterprise and Markets

The Ed Snider Center for Enterprise and Markets, housed at University of Maryland’s Robert H. Smith School of Business, engages in world-class, interdisciplinary research on the conditions that support human enterprise and well-functioning markets. We utilize world-class research to develop actionable information and tools that benefit individuals and organizations in a rapidly changing world.

  • We PREPARE the world for business by making scholarly research relevant for students, business practitioners, and the public.
  • We BELIEVE that social progress is born of individuals who, driven by self-motivation, passion, and a positive approach to trading value for value, make the world a better place.
  • We EXPLORE the fields of talent development and management, radically evolving marketplaces and industries, and economic strategy.
  • We FOSTER an understanding of how businesses create prosperity and contribute to the wellbeing of individuals and society.
  • We SUPPORT public engagement and discourse on markets and enterprise.
  • We PARTNER with leading firms and non-profit organizations to address industry issues through research and training.
  • We CREATE quality media for a dynamic, 21 st century education landscape.

The Ed Snider Center invites you to join us in our efforts to inspire upward mobility, progress, and broadly shared prosperity.