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. The secret to successful mentorship.

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.

Key Takeaways From Startup Grind Global

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Entrepreneurial Journey Mentor Mentorship 2019 Startup Grind Global Carlo Santoro early-stage entrepreneurs eo melbourne mentor peer-to-peer learning RetailCareCarlo G. Santoro attended the 2019 Startup Grind Global as an Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) ambassador and mentor.

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. Bringing together entrepreneurial spirit and mentorship helps us transform health care in the United States and abroad.”.

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.

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.

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 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.

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

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

TechStars

Of the five percent of corporations with the highest level of experience with startup engagement, research found that providing mentorship, sponsorship and participation was at a much higher rate (88 percent) than corporations with less experience (57 percent).

What To Expect From Your Corporate Accelerator

TechStars

The Techstars mentorship-driven accelerator is not a field trip, hackathon, or “innovation theater.” Founders often tell us that they accomplish more in the three months of a Techstars mentorship-driven accelerator than they would in a year and a half without it.

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 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.

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.

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

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!

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.

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.

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. .

UC Students Gain New Resources, Opportunities Through Expanded Entrepreneurship Program

TechStars

The $5 million expansion of the Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars program will give more UC campuses critical access to resources, opportunities and mentorships for students and recent graduates across disciplines and experience levels. “As

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.

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 Studio Will Create Disruptive New Startups and Help Large Corporations Innovate.

Techstars Announces Accelerator in Abu Dhabi, Second Accelerator in UAE

TechStars

Merging Techstars expertise in startup mentorship and innovation with Mubadala and Hub71’s experience in the world is the perfect recipe for a successful and incredibly impactful program.” . “We Techstars partners with Hub71 to launch Techstars Hub71 Accelerator. BOULDER, Colo.

Paul Berberian on the “addictive” nature of mentoring

TechStars

Listen for more on the transformative nature of mentorship—from both sides—plus more behind the scenes details on how one of the best loved Star Wars toys came to be. The second thing I reflect on about mentorship happens oftentimes when I’m mentoring a young startup.

LaunchPad Lift Elevates Top Student Entrepreneurs

TechStars

The LaunchPad Lift program is a virtual cohort-based program where select student entrepreneurs receive individualized support and long-term mentorship to get their ventures further, faster.

David & Brad reflect on the first six episodes of the Give First podcast

TechStars

One of the things that’s been interesting about Paul and my own experience with them working together is it’s the epitome for me of peer mentorship. But at the same time he provides extraordinary mentorship back. How has the Give First podcast been going?

Mentors, Presenters, and Judges from Shutterstock, Upsie, and M.M.LaFleur Join the Lineup at LaunchPad Propel

TechStars

Running its third cohort in the spring of 2019, Lift is a virtual, mentorship-driven program aimed at taking student-led ventures to the next level and preparing them for their next major milestone—be that launching products or services, landing sales contracts, or raising funding.

Looking Good! Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars Spotlight: Petitas Los Angeles Empowers Women One Stitch at a Time

TechStars

Petitas Los Angeles 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.

What Accelerators Look Like in 2019

GAN

In addition to mentorship, most accelerators offer legal, marketing, and accounting support of some kind. Each year, GAN asks the accelerators in our community hundreds of questions on their programs with one goal in mind—to gather concrete insights into the state of the accelerator industry as it stands in any particular year. Responses from our yearly survey culminate in a giant data report available to any accelerator from the community that provided us with their data.

7 Resources to Help You Find a Mentor Today

Smart Hustle Magazine

Online Mentorship Networks. Online mentorship networks bridge the gap if you have a limited professional network and take some of the guesswork out to help match you with a mentor. . For example, if you work in marketing, seek mentorship from someone in sales or human resources.

Leading Student Entrepreneurial Teams Begin LaunchPad Lift Program

TechStars

This eight week virtual program offers valuable outside-the-classroom instruction and mentorship on a variety of topics critical to the success of startups including goal setting, fundraising, product development and roadmapping, and more.

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The Future of Professional Development

Entrepreneurs' Organization

Providing mentorship is crucial ingredient for an effective training program. Written for EO by Kamy Anderson, an ed-tech enthusiast who writes on emerging technologies in the areas of corporate training and education. .

Startup Community to Local Corporations—Hey, I’m Over Here!

TechStars

Both corporations and startups benefit from Techstars corporate partner accelerators: Corporations, learn how Techstars can connect you with the most promising startups to future-proof your business; Startups, apply now to Techstars mentorship-driven accelerator programs.

Emerging Entrepreneurship Ecosystems: GIST Net Launches

Gust

GIST Net will provide entrepreneurs with the resources and mentorship they need to collaborate, seek funding, and grow their businesses. Today, Gust is proud to join the U.S. Department of State and several other private sector partners to launch The GIST Network (GIST Net), an interactive online network connecting science and technology entrepreneurs in emerging economies.

Get Help Faster: Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars Spotlight on My Wellbeing, a Therapist-Client Matching Service

TechStars

My Wellbeing was selected for the inaugural LaunchPad Lift Cohort , a 10-week personalized mentorship-driven program from Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars for student-led ventures from the United States and Ireland, which comes with a $10,000 grant to help move the business forward. “We

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TECHSTARS OPENS TECHSTARS TEL AVIV FOR 2020

TechStars

The new 13-week accelerator will provide hands-on mentorship and guidance as well as access to the Techstars worldwide network to support founders and entrepreneurs interested in growing their businesses in the city of Tel Aviv. BOULDER, Colo.

LaunchPad Lift Spotlight: Shower Stream Aims to Reduce Water Waste, One Shower at a Time

TechStars

Shower Stream was selected for the inaugural LaunchPad Lift Cohort , a 10-week personalized mentorship-driven program for student-led ventures from the United States and Ireland, as well as a $10,000 grant to help move their business forward.

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Diverse Startups Do Better: How To Make Yours More Inclusive At Any Stage

TechStars

All participants in our mentorship-driven accelerators sign on to these commitments; we believe that they can be helpful to founders everywhere. .

Connecting Women VCs: Building Community and a Better Future

TechStars

Women in VC will also be a part of the Techstars Affiliate Program—an opportunity for any global Women in VC member to refer founders to any Techstars mentorship-driven accelerator program and fast-track their application process.

Techstars Brings Smart Mobility-Focused Accelerator to Turin, Italy

TechStars

Olczyk brings over a decade of startup mentorship and early-stage tech investment to the program, having invested, co-founded and advised dozens of companies and entrepreneurs over the years. “We

Facebook Rolls Out New Features for Veterans

Smart Hustle Magazine

The partnership will be providing a mentorship program along with a veteran-focused educational toolkit and workshops. . As the U.S. takes today to celebrate heroes all across the Nation, we would like to share some valuable resources to give back to those who’ve helped so many.

TECHSTARS PARTNERS WITH ALABAMA BUSINESS AND STATE LEADERS TO BRING ENERGYTECH ACCELERATOR TO BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA

TechStars

The new 13-week mentorship-driven program will provide startups in the EnergyTech space hands-on mentorship and access to Techstars’ worldwide network, helping them to gain traction and accelerate their businesses for success. BOULDER, Colo.

Emerging Entrepreneurship Ecosystems: GIST Net Launches

Gust

GIST Net will provide entrepreneurs with the resources and mentorship they need to collaborate, seek funding, and grow their businesses. Department of State developed the idea for GIST Net in response to demand from the international science and technology community for more access to resources and mentorship opportunities. GIST Net also offers interactive discussion boards to help entrepreneurs connect; a mentorship hub with participants from top U.S.