Creating Connections for Struggling Businesses through the Refocus Workshop

CO.STARTERS

0 small business owners supported 0 workshops 0 grants provided How Pasco Economic Development Council’s SMAR Ts tar t used the CO.STARTERS Refocus business recovery workshop to reach unsupported entrepreneurs in their community and connect them to vital support. CASE STUDY.

Butter is building an ‘all-in-one’ platform to run virtual workshops

TechCrunch

Butter , a startup registered in Denmark but operating fully remote, is building an “all-in-one” platform for planning and running virtual workshops. Next, you invite workshop participants via an automatically generated link that can easily be shared.

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 GrowOK workshop comes to Durant & McAlester on July 18-19

Innovation 2 Enterprise

GrowOK, a free one-day venture assessment workshop designed to help rural and tribal entrepreneurs understand the markets they serve, is coming to Durant and McAlester on July 18-19. with support from seven state and federal partners, the GrowOK workshop helps participating entrepreneurs explore the ideal customer segment for their new business concepts. The workshop is free to tribal citizens and residents of rural Oklahoma with a completed registration form. July 10, 2019.

GrowOK workshop for new and growth-oriented ventures returns to Durant, McAlester on September 25-26

Innovation 2 Enterprise

GrowOK, a free one-day venture assessment workshop designed to help rural and tribal entrepreneurs understand the markets they serve is returning to Durant and McAlester on September 25-26. with support from seven state and federal partners, the GrowOK workshop helps participating entrepreneurs explore the ideal customer segment for their new business concepts. The Durant workshop will begin at 9 am on September 25 at the Choctaw Nation Headquarters, 1802 Chukka Hina Dr., Room 1419.

GrowOK & ExtraBold workshops set for June 6-7 at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa

Innovation 2 Enterprise

A pair of free workshops designed to help rural and tribal entrepreneurs and small business owners understand the markets they serve and increase sales are scheduled for June 6-7 at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa. with support from the Cherokee Nation and six other state and federal partners, the GrowOK workshop is a special one-day venture assessment program scheduled for June 7. Registration deadline is the week prior to the workshop, and is required to attend.

Valuation Workshop – The Art of Negotiation Between Investors and Founders

Angel Capital Association

After seeing the need, Bill headed an effort within ACA’s Education and Smart Practices to develop seven new online and in-person workshops for new and experienced angel investors known as ACA Angel University. Bill sat down with ACA to discuss the importance of negotiating the current valuation of seed-stage startups at the time of investment and how ACA Angel University’s Valuation Workshop is essential to investing success.

GrowOK workshop for new and growth-oriented ventures returns to Okmulgee on August 9

Innovation 2 Enterprise

GrowOK workshop for new and growth-oriented ventures returns to Okmulgee on August 9. GrowOK, a free one-day venture assessment workshop designed to help rural and tribal entrepreneurs understand the markets they serve, is returning to Okmulgee on August 9. with support from seven state and federal partners, the GrowOK workshop helps participating entrepreneurs explore the ideal customer segment for their new business concepts. The GrowOK workshop will conclude at 4 p.m.,

How to Design Community Solutions with Help from the Actual Community

Forward Cities

The first time I came across this phrase, it was in a professional development workshop that I initially signed up for because a cute guy from another department was teaching it. I didn’t learn much during the workshop, but I did get the cute guy’s number. Minimum Viable Solutions workshop brainstorming activity described above. To do this for real in a community would likely take much longer than the ninety minutes we were given for our workshop.

[Nexa3D in The Times of Israel] Israeli startup takes 3D printing out of the workshop and into the factory

OurCrowd

The post [Nexa3D in The Times of Israel] Israeli startup takes 3D printing out of the workshop and into the factory appeared first on OurCrowd Blog. 3D printing is set to change the way we make everything – from residential homes to artificial bone implants.

Challenging Gender Bias in Entrepreneurship: A YLAI Alumni Advisory Board Virtual Event

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

Please join us on Wednesday, March 24 from 11 – 2 pm EST, and Thursday, March 25 from 10 – 2 pm EST for this virtual Zoom event, which will feature speakers, panel discussions, and workshops.

Serving the Underserved: The Commons on Champa // Denver, Colorado

CO.STARTERS

an ideation workshop for people who have ideas but aren’t sure whether they are worth pursuing. If they feel confident in their idea after the workshop, individuals can proceed to Business Bootcamp and CO.STARTERS Core. For community members over the age of 50, although they are invited to all the programming, a workshop by the AARP Foundation, Work for Yourself 50+, targets the specific needs of their often under reached demographic. “If you’re starting up, start here.” .

Serving the Underserved: The Commons on Champa // Denver, Colorado

CO.STARTERS

an ideation workshop for people who have ideas but aren’t sure whether they are worth pursuing. If they feel confident in their idea after the workshop, individuals can proceed to Business Bootcamp and CO.STARTERS Core. “If you’re starting up, start here.” .

Serving the Underserved: The Commons on Champa // Denver, Colorado

CO.STARTERS

an ideation workshop for people who have ideas but aren’t sure whether they are worth pursuing. If they feel confident in their idea after the workshop, individuals can proceed to Business Bootcamp and CO.STARTERS Core. For community members over the age of 50, although they are invited to all the programming, a workshop by the AARP Foundation, Work for Yourself 50+, targets the specific needs of their often under reached demographic. “If you’re starting up, start here.” .

We Talked to 150 Entrepreneurs

CO.STARTERS

Refocus Workshop: This new CO.STARTERS offering is a free two-hour workshop offered virtually for any entrepreneur who is stuck due to the COVID-19 crisis. The goal of the workshop is to help you reimagine your business and adapt to the changing circumstances.

CO.STARTERS Launches New Initiative Focused on Small Business Recovery

CO.STARTERS

This is why we launched the Refocus workshop, a two-hour session in which business owners work in a collaborative setting to creatively problem-solve. A five-step Road to Recovery framework to help entrepreneurs adapt now and for the future.

10 Pillars of a Successful Small Business [Upcoming Akimbo Course]

Smart Hustle Magazine

Whether you are a new entrepreneur or a seasoned business owner ready to scale, Ramon’s upcoming Akimbo workshop will help you. The next second session of Ramon’s Akimbo Small Business Workshop is OPEN for registration. Do you want to start or grow your business?

The Secret to Creativity Is Not What You Think

CO.STARTERS

They host online courses and coaching workshops to pass on Shelley’s knowledge to a new community of healthy, innovative entrepreneurs. ABOUT THE GUEST Shelley Prevost is a licensed therapist, educational psychologist, and experienced workshop facilitator.

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

CO.STARTERS

After the entrepreneurial mindset workshops, the cohort goes through a “validation camp,” where participants are stripped of their personal technology and taken to a campground.

We Built a More Inclusive Accelerator—Here’s What We Learned

GAN

We gather qualitative and quantitative data, and capture survey feedback from founders after workshops, after meetings with investors, and after each event. For example, founders in our first and second cohorts reported that only 40% of workshops were conducive to group learning. So we canceled most workshops and moved those topics to one-on-one coaching sessions for the next cohort experience. Guest Blog by Lunar Startups.

Including the 50+: Overlooked Aspects of Inclusion in Ecosystem Building, Part 1

CO.STARTERS

Work for Yourself@50+ is a workshop for older entrepreneurs created by AARP Foundation. The Work for Yourself@50+ program is accessible in two forms: a two-hour face-to-face workshop and a downloadable toolkit. People can download the toolkit and find workshops here. Attending a workshop and completing the exercises in the toolkit convinced her that a business built around her passion for yoga was a better idea. “I By Rich Bailey.

Addressing the Gaps: Auckland University of Technology // Auckland, New Zealand

CO.STARTERS

In addition to their main programming, Sabrina and the entrepreneurship team provide ad hoc seminars and workshops as experts and authorities visit the school. “There is a gap in Auckland that we are trying to fill.” .

LIFT10: Workshop on Hacking Venture Capital

Fred Destin

This morning at the excellent LIFT Conference I gave a two hour workshop on " Hacking Venture Capital " designed to give entrepreneurs a hands-on experience of (a) pitching and (b) negotiating with detailed debrief and tricks of the trade. Presentation used in support of a workshop on hacking venture capital fiven at #LIFT10 to 50 attendees by @fdestin from Atlas Venture on 7-May-2010" href="[link] Venture Capital - Part I on Prezi.

Good News from Small Business in the Time of COVID-19

CO.STARTERS

Incubator Works in southern New York state ran a virtual CO.STARTERS Get Started Workshop for aspiring entrepreneurs and had so much engagement they kept the group going. Nevertheless, We Rise.

‘Everything Borrowed’ Podcast Ep. 9: A Conversation with Adam Mark Smith

StartupNation

Smith is an executive, author, motivational speaker, corporate workshop facilitator, and mindfulness-based coach. Adam Mark Smith went from being a CFO to being on food stamps after protesting at a Chick-fil-A. The viral video cost him his career, reputation and sense of self.

Moving trans advocacy forward in Jamaica

Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative

supporting young adults with mental disabilities, and soon after attended an advocacy workshop in Trinidad. This workshop culminated with Neish’s own trans identity journey, where Neish remembered that it “happened like magic.” By Jewelle Saunders.

EO’s framework for sustainability: How EO will become net positive by 2030

Entrepreneurs' Organization

You can view workshops and events on the Learning Management System. Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO)’s purpose is to help entrepreneurs achieve their full potential by enabling life-enhancing connections, designing shared experiences and providing collaborative learning.

The New Economy Starts with Support to Underserved Communities

Impact Hub

They helped attendees meet self-defined aspirations, encouraged an entrepreneurial spirit and peer networking, offered one-to-one clinics and workshops with GoDaddy guides. New Roots. Access to capital and network is the most critical barrier to entrepreneurship for underserved communities.

Moving Your Small Business Online

CO.STARTERS

And by the way, if you’re having trouble thinking of who your customer is in a more specific way than “everybody,” check out our Refocus workshop. What you need to do (and what you don’t) to sell in a digital world.

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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.

GAN Partner, Chargebee, on How Startups Can Get the Most Out of Office Hours with a Mentor

GAN

We also offer comprehensive resources to these startups, including a software perk, educational workshops, and counseling in the form of one-on-one office hours. Mentors also read lots of books and articles, listen to podcasts, and attend a ton of conferences and workshops. I work for Chargebee, a recurring billing and subscription management product used by thousands of customers in more than 53 countries and a proud GAN Partner.

WJR Business Beat with Jeff Sloan: Motown Musician Accelerator Program (Episode 182)

StartupNation

The program takes in 10 aspiring artists and 10 aspiring managers who will begin a six-week program and work toward earning a slot for the 12-week intensive workshop program.

America's Small Business Development Center 2020 Virtual Conference

Smart Hustle Magazine

At the virtual conference, live events will take place from 1-4pm EST. Over 100 on-demand, high-quality professional development workshops will be accessible online. These workshops are available from September 29, 2020 through March 31, 2021.

5 Ideas for Implementing a Workplace Wellness Program at Your Company

StartupNation

Sponsor wellness workshops. Many allied health providers are willing to conduct workplace workshops for the purpose of educating employees on how to be healthier. There are, for example, psychologists who will conduct mindfulness workshops, employee assistance programs and EQ workshops.

Pivoting in the pandemic, Citysocializer relaunches as a ‘Get Your Guide for virtual events’

TechCrunch

It’s now become a platform for virtual fitness classes, learning workshops and the like, with users in the U.K., and Canada participating in hundreds of live, virtual group events, classes and workshops.

CO.STARTERS is a Small Business Too: Part II

CO.STARTERS

We also launched a two-hour workshop, called Refocus, that helps business owners who feel stuck walk through a creative process to rethink their business model. The second in a series of inside tips on how we’re keeping our own small business going during the pandemic.

Sell More Faster: The Recipe for Startup Sales Success

TechStars

At Techstars, Amos found that other MDs often asked him to come and do workshops or talk to the startups in their programs about sales issues. He discovered he was getting the same set of questions over and over again, so he started creating workshops and writing blog posts, hoping to scale his ability to share knowledge. . The problem with workshops and blog posts is that they’re too short.

LaunchPad Success Story: Joshua Pierce, The Diversity Org Founder Gives First

TechStars

First and foremost, he says, is to maintain and improve the organization’s three KPI’s: class college enrollment, class attendance (which is the basis for corporate network workshop opportunities), and demographic diversity in program participation.