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.

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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.

“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. .

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.

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.”.

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.

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.

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 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 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 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 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.

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.

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!

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. .

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

A Startup Support Guide for My Mom

GAN

The biggest difference between a coworking space and an incubator is that an incubator does actually provide some mentorship and connections along the way, although these connections aren’t as intense as what you’d get in an accelerator. They also give founders funding and space for up to a year or two, along with pretty intense mentorship and legal, marketing, and accounting support. In just a few weeks, I’m going to see my mom for the holidays.

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.

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.

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.

LaunchPad Lift Spotlight: Hatch Credit

TechStars

The most impactful moment for our company so far was during a speed mentorship session at LaunchPad Propel,” said Mike. “I Highlights of student-led ventures participating in LaunchPad Lift, a program of the Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars entrepreneurship network.