How do we find the right people and companies to connect to in Wichita to help grow my startup? How can I make the connection and partnership without coming off as a sales pitch, and instead find a way to make it mutually beneficial for both parties.
We all know today's youth are tomorrow's leaders, so how can we work with the youth in our city to develop and grow them into the future we see for Wichita? We need to give them the skills and resources to learn and prepare for the future and then find incentives to keep them working and growing the Wichita entrepreneurial economy.
No more Company retention plans, No more single Mans' agenda. I want national respect, and a push for greatness from this community. I constantly hear about the fragmented business and political plans to make the innovation culture better in Wichita, and it makes me sick. I'll be the first one to point out that were doing absolutely nothing big, except for startupwichita.com as of now. This is our opportunity to discuss, ...more »
Entrepreneurs need a space to meet, collaborate, network, develop and work on their business ideas in an environment that encourages and accelerates the process.
What/where is the ideal location for this space?
Is there enough interest to get this type of space started within our community?
Should we conduct a local "Skills Survey"? How do we know what web development skills our community has? Perhaps this will demonstrate the need for a training company to enrich our talents.