The Secret to Successful Mentorship

Entrepreneurs' Organization

As a member of the EO Columbus chapter, Kristen is an active participant in the EO Mentorship program. I have also served as the chapter Mentorship Chair and on the Global Mentorship Subcommittee. The benefits of mentorship. With the Entrepreneurs’ Organization , mentors and mentees can connect easily through the virtual Mentorship Platform. The secret to successful mentorship.

advancing equity in I&E programs through authentic outreach and mentorship

Venture Well

Mentorship and outreach complement each other as important strategies for broadening participation for underrepresented student innovators who are considering I&E programs.

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Kesha Cash on impact investing—and how mentorship got her there

TechStars

Strong mentorship was essential to Kesha Cash’s journey to becoming an impact investor. Her mentors Gave First to help her—and now she’s Giving First to diverse entrepreneurs through her Impact America Fund. Kesha Cash founded Impact America Fund in 2013 with a goal of investing in software and tech enabled companies that have a positive benefit on underserved communities in America. In 2018, she was named one of Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative People in Business.

Participate in Cal Hacks’ hack:now and win prizes including summer mentorship or a YC interview

Y Combinator

Y Combinator is partnering with Cal Hacks and offering prizes for winners, including mentorship for top teams and a top prize of an interview for a future YC batch.

B2B Pocket Playbook: End-to-End Guide to Sales Enablement

Sales enablement is the strategic process of providing sales teams with the content, guidance, and mentorship needed to engage targeted buyers. It’s all about equipping sales professionals with the tools they need to put their best-selling foot forward. And if sales teams want to continuously sell better -- and faster -- their sales enablement process must have a game-winning strategy. It's time for you to start selling smarter - and hitting your sales number - with the best B2B database in the market. Get started today.

The Continued Importance of Accelerators

GAN

Every startup needs a group of peers they can call on, cash to keep going, and mentorship to help guide them through strategic questions at any given time. The Industry accelerator coaching community connections coronavirus covid19 investment mentors mentorship networking partner venturesAccelerators have been around for almost fifteen years now.

Investments of time and money are critical for startups’ success

Innovation 2 Enterprise

News Angel Capital Association angel investors Angels entrepreneurs mentors mentorship Scott Meacham SeedStep AngelsBy Scott Meacham. Mentoring is one of the most valuable venture services i2E provides to Oklahoma’s innovators and entrepreneurs. Our mentoring covers a wide range of topics and situations based on the leadership team’s experience, the stage of the startup, and the market the company is working to serve. We are focused when we mentor.

“How I Got Warren Rustand to Be My Mentor”

Entrepreneurs' Organization

What is mentorship, really? general EO Montreal leadership training mentor mentorship rejection Shawn Johal Warren RustandBy Shawn Johal, an entrepreneur, business growth coach and member of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) in Montreal, Canada. .

Techstars New Health Care Partner: Announcing UnitedHealthcare Accelerator Powered by Techstars

TechStars

This new mentorship-driven accelerator will be based in Minneapolis, launching in September 2019. Ten startups will be selected from applicants across the globe, and participating companies will gather in Minneapolis for an intensive three-month program of research, development, mentorship, and collaboration. Bringing together entrepreneurial spirit and mentorship helps us transform health care in the United States and abroad.”.

¡Hola Batch 11 LatAm! These are the 9 Startups Joining our Latest Batch in Mexico City

500

The Mexico City program focuses on providing mentorship and guidance to foster fast-paced growth for Spanish-speaking, early-stage companies based in Latin America. 500 Startups is excited to announce the latest batch from our Seed Accelerator based in Mexico City.

STANLEY + Techstars Accelerator Welcomes Laila Partridge as Managing Director

TechStars

A large part of creating these environments includes the hands-on mentorship Techstars brings to its accelerators around the world. I’m no stranger to the mentorship’s value, which I’ve experienced firsthand throughout my own entrepreneurial journey.

Announcing the 11 Startups in 500 LatAm’s Batch 10!

500

The Mexico City program focuses on providing a mentorship program for Spanish-speaking early-stage companies based in Latin America. 500 Startups is excited to announce the latest batch from our Seed Accelerator based in Mexico City. Our latest batch consists of founders from all over Latin America including 6 companies from Mexico, 2 from Chile, 2 from Colombia, and 1 from Argentina. The 11 startups began the accelerator activities on April 22nd at 500’s office in Mexico City.

Should You Try For a Spot in a Business Incubator? The Pros and Cons

Turnkey

They promise things like an instant mentorship network, camaraderie with other startup owners, shared resources like office space, and even the potential for funding. Business incubators can be very enticing for new entrepreneurs. However, before you dive into the application process for any business incubator, there are several things to consider. First of all, although … Continue reading Should You Try For a Spot in a Business Incubator? The Pros and Cons → BUSINESS

Techstars Alumni Can Apply to the $5 Million 43North Startup Competition for Free

TechStars

We started by conducting research and creating an ecosystem roadmap report, and now we’re diving into producing year-round programming, offering mentorship for Buffalo startups, and providing coaching and facilitation for Western New York mentors, community leaders, and investors. The startup ecosystem in Buffalo, NY is on the rise.

Declan Kelly Joins Techstars Investment Team

TechStars

With 11 Techstars mentorship-driven accelerator programs in Europe and the Middle East, Techstars has a portfolio of close to 350 companies and invests in nearly 110 startups in EMEA annually. Techstars operates 47 mentorship-driven accelerator programs around the world and is investing in nearly 500 startups on an annual basis. Kelly will help Techstars increase connectivity between startups and the global venture community to fuel innovation and growth. BOULDER, Colo.

Techstars and Eastern Pacific Shipping Launch First Global MaritimeTech Accelerator in Singapore

TechStars

Based in Singapore, this new mentorship-driven accelerator program will be Techstars second accelerator in the sovereign city-state. The companies will gather in Singapore for an intensive three month program of research and development, mentorship, and collaboration at EPS headquarters at Millenia Tower in Singapore. Techstars operates three divisions: Techstars Startup Programs, Techstars Mentorship-Driven Accelerator Programs and Techstars Corporate Innovation Partnerships.

Techstars and HBCUvc Launch 10-City Startup Weekend Tour to Promote Diversity in Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital

TechStars

October 2, 2019 – Techstars , the worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed, and HBCUvc , a nonprofit fellowship program providing Black and Latinx students with training and mentorship in venture capital, today announced the launch of a joint 10-city Startup Weekend tour across the country. Techstars operates three divisions: Techstars Startup Programs, Techstars mentorship-driven Accelerator Programs, and Techstars Corporate Innovation Partnerships. WASHINGTON, D.C.

Techstars and Innovation Leader Reveal Best Practices for Leveraging Startups in Corporate Innovation

TechStars

While some startups are determined to go it alone, motivated by the disruption of established industries, others are eager to partner with large organizations for mentorship and advice, joint product development, access to markets, funding, and the potential of a large equity event in the form of an acquisition. Techstars operates three divisions: Techstars Startup Programs, Techstars Mentorship-Driven Accelerator Programs, and Techstars Corporate Innovation Partnerships.

Fighting for our Soldiers: Action Zone // Tampa, Florida

Co Starters

The networking, exposure to mentorship opportunity, connection with resources and line-up of expert contributors are invaluable bonuses.” – Dr. Dan Cooper, Chiropractor, Fall Cohort 2018-2019.

What To Expect From Your Corporate Accelerator

TechStars

The Techstars mentorship-driven accelerator is not a field trip, hackathon, or “innovation theater.” Strong mentorship, providing founders and executives with the opportunity to learn from each other and build strong networks; Commitment, and the understanding that your accelerator will grow in value and returns over time, through a stronger investment strategy and internal corporate capability. Learn more about Techstars Mentorship-Driven Corporate Accelerators.

LaunchPad Lift Spring Program Kicks Off

TechStars

The annual ranking by Entrepreneur Magazine and the Princeton Review is based on a survey that includes more than 60 metrics, including the number and reach of mentorship, scholarships and grants for entrepreneurial studies, and the level of support for school-sponsored business plan competitions.

Q4 2019 Applications Now Open

TechStars

Techstars, the worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed, today announced that applications are now open for 2019’s Q4 mentorship-driven accelerator programs. Techstars mentorship-driven accelerator programs attract the best startups and founders, who then #DoMoreFaster—participants often say that they accomplish more in the three months of the program than they would in a year and a half, working on their own.

Announcing the 2020 Class of the BSH Future Home Accelerator, powered by Techstars

TechStars

Together with our partner BSH, we’ll spend the next 13 weeks surrounding these founders with mentorship, expert-advice, and cutting-edge practices to help them grow and #domorefaster.

Bee Well. Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars Spotlight: Combplex Aims to Help Beekeepers Save the Hives

TechStars

Combplex was selected for the inaugural LaunchPad Lift Cohort , a 10-week personalized mentorship-driven program for student-led ventures, which comes with a $10,000 grant upon completion of the program to help founders move their businesses forward. The LaunchPad program has provided personalized mentorship to help us build out aspects of the business, such as our brand, team, and the steps we need to take to reach our goals.”.

Techstars and 43North Partner to Grow Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Buffalo

TechStars

Techstars operates three divisions: Techstars Startup Programs, Techstars Mentorship-Driven Accelerator Programs, and Techstars Corporate Innovation Partnerships.

A Thank You to Techstars

GAN

Techstars founders Brad Feld and David Cohen convened the first group of top mentorship-driven, seed-stage accelerators from around the globe in 2011 and brought Pat Riley on as CEO to build and grow the GAN Community. Today, we want to say “thank you” to Techstars.

Four Questions Founders Should Ask Before Joining an Accelerator

GAN

Mentorship, especially around leadership. Every year, some 30,000+ startups vie for just 1,300 spots at GAN Accelerators. Success rates for startups after they graduate from a GAN Accelerator are pretty impressive, too—more than 80% continue to be in business today.

Techstars Is Coming To Town

TechStars

Come to a Meet and Greet in your city and find out if Techstars mentorship-driven accelerators are a good-fit for you. What a time to be a Techstars company! As per CB Insights , 48% of Techstars companies successfully raise follow-on capital (more than $750,000) within their first year post-program.

Preserving Lives: Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars Spotlight on Lazarus, Tech for Law Enforcement

TechStars

Lazarus was selected for the inaugural LaunchPad Lift Cohort , a 10-week personalized mentorship-driven program for student-led ventures, which comes with a $10,000 grant upon completion of the program to help founders move their businesses forward. “We Highlights of student-led ventures participating in the LaunchPad Lift Cohort , part of the Blackstone LaunchPad® powered by Techstars® entrepreneurship program. Lazarus founders Ben Omonira and Elise Hackney.

Supporting Entrepreneurs Wherever They Are, Including Prison

TechStars

Defy Colorado is a nonprofit organization that helps individuals with criminal histories — who they call Entrepreneurs in Training — create legal business ventures outside of prison.

Techstars Startup Weekend Goes Small Town: The Small Town Tech Advantage

TechStars

The rest of the weekend is devoted to mentorship, workshops—and getting out of the building to validate ideas, develop prototypes, and finally pitch the companies on Sunday night to a panel of judges. Friendly neighbors, wide open spaces, fresh air—the benefits of rural living are real. And now, with the trend toward remote working and co-working spaces strong and growing, tech companies are realizing that they can work with talented people who live anywhere, including small towns.

After the Exit: What’s Next for SendGrid Founder Isaac Saldana?

TechStars

His second company had a great idea, a great team, and funding, but didn’t have the right mentorship. “We So when SendGrid was just starting out and Isaac saw the opportunity to apply to a Techstars mentorship-driven accelerator program, he jumped on it. . Techstars Studio is Isaac’s Way of Giving First & Giving Back. Ever wondered what a startup founder does after their company is acquired for billions of dollars ?

Techstars and Cox Enterprises announce second accelerator, focused on social impact

TechStars

The mentorship-driven accelerator is the second accelerator in partnership between Techstars and Cox Enterprises. Techstars, the worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed, and Cox Enterprises, the global company dedicated to building a better future through leading communications, automotive services and media companies, today announced the launch of the Cox Enterprises Social Impact Accelerator powered by Techstars.

A New Way to Help Student Entrepreneurs Succeed: Learnings from the inaugural LaunchPad Lift Cohort, part of the Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars entrepreneurship program

TechStars

Through a combination of virtual 1:1 mentorship and subject-matter expert Q&A sessions, LaunchPad Lift expands each student’s network beyond their college campus and into the Techstars worldwide network. I know we wouldn’t be where we’re at without this program, and I’m so thankful for all of the mentorship, help and genuine care we’ve received while in the program.” – Chelsea LaFerla, Petitas, University of Southern California.

In Solidarity, We Continue to Learn

GAN

We’re seeing GAN Accelerators turn the tides to ensure Black founders get access to funding and mentorship that they were never able to access before. This week has been heavy. Just as we’ve seen glimmers of hope in the US that there might be a light at the end of the tunnel of the coronavirus pandemic, we’re met with another tragedy—one that is, sadly, not new but born from a complex history. In this season, the brokenness of our world has surfaced louder than ever.

Moving trans advocacy forward in Jamaica

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

One of Neish’s other main priorities moving forward is mentorship. “It’s By Jewelle Saunders. The fuller you are, the more you have to give back,” says activist Neish McLean. Invest in yourself, and your hard work will blossom.”.

Techstars introduces Techstars Studio to rapidly envision, validate, and launch startups

TechStars

In 2007, Techstars forever changed the way entrepreneurs build companies by introducing the mentorship-driven accelerator model,” said David Cohen , founder and co-CEO of Techstars. Techstars operates three divisions: Techstars Startup Programs, Techstars Mentorship-Driven Accelerator Programs , and Techstars Corporate Innovation Partnerships. Techstars Studio Will Create Disruptive New Startups and Help Large Corporations Innovate. January 16, 2019 — BOULDER, Colo.