Tag: business plan
“In 2011, Governor Cuomo charged every region of our state with developing a strategic plan to prioritize the region’s economic development efforts and to capitalize on its strengths. Across the state, regions underscored the importance of continuing to foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship. The colleges and universities of our great state are a […]
The College of Nanoscale Science & Engineering at the University at Albany, UAlbany’s School of Business, the Lally School of Management & Technology at Rensselaer, and Syracuse University will host the third annual New York State Business Plan Competition on April 26, 2012. The competition encourages students to fully engage in their research and allows […]
The Tulane Entrepreneurs Association Announces the Start of the 2012 Tulane Business Plan Competition and The Domain Companies New Orleans Entrepreneurial Challenge—$70,000 in Cash Prizes to be Awarded After three rounds of competition, the winner of the Tulane Business Plan Competition will take home a cash prize of $50,000. TEA’s competition partner and sponsor, The […]
You can spend months working on a business plan, creating all types of projections and then spend even more time working on an actual product before launching it, only to find out your idea is rubbish. This was me 12 months ago. Having previously built a mildly successful productivity application, I thought I had it […]
Today we had the chance to talk with Leena Chitnis who has recently won $25,000 in the Syracuse University business plan competition for her company PiezoTouch Inc. PiezoTouch will enable people to send a human touch, wirelessly, to another person through their electronic skin. Leena is aggressively raising money for the prototype of the technology […]
You are under 30, living the dream and officially an entrepreneur – a word you will embark to define on your own terms. You’ve identified the market gap and need which will make you a millionaire. Oh heck, why stop there, multi-billionaire and Time Magazine’s future Person of The Year. You’re living on a prayer […]
Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success. ~Pablo Picasso There are many reasons why a business fails and at times having nothing to do with anything the owner had any […]
One of the most critical parts of the startup process is creating your executive summary. This one-page business plan will organize your thoughts and prove to stakeholders you will be successful. Use this template.
It is important to be able to talk about your business with anyone. Make sure you can answer some of the most common and basic questions people will have for you.
The 4th annual women’s 2.0 pitch competition is accepting submissions right now. The competition is open to early stage ventures from around the world. The ventures must be in beta stage. Dead for your submission is October 1st, 2010! Requirements for application: The founding team must have at least one female. The founding team must […]