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Krannert's Minute Business Challenge

Minute Business Challenge

Do you have what it takes to be a superstar in the business world? Test your problem solving skills at Krannert's Minute Business Challenge! Participants are invited to create innovative solutions to real world problems and briefly present their ideas to a panel of judges with the help of Krannert Undergraduate students.

Who: Presented by the Krannert School of Management in coordination with Alpha Kappa Psi in an effort to facilitate engagement between Krannert Undergraduate students and members of the West Lafayette community.

When: Saturday, April 14th, 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Where:  Marriot Hall Atrium

  • 900 W. State St., West Lafayette, IN 47906


  • What if I have no experience with business whatsoever?
    • Don’t worry, no experience is required! Our undergraduates are here to help guide you through the process.
  • Can I bring my kids?
    • Yes! Families are welcome and the activity is tailored for all ages.
  • Do I have to stay for the whole 2 hours?
    • No, we suggest that you arrive early to guarantee the best experience, but you are not required to stay.

Link to Spring Fest website: 

Link to 2015 article in the Journal & Courier:

Link to PJSL Article about the Minute Business Challenge:

Email Shannon Kane ( with questions and comments.


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