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STEAM Education Pathways

Can we ensure that when we build our incubators and innovation labs; that they are packed full of talented people? I propose we build a non-profit foundation for STEAM Excellence; a go-to resource for local after-school and summer-school educational programs. Partner with Boys&Girls Club, YMCA, TRIO, etc. The STEAM projects will be designed around real life entrepreneurial models – opening pathways to apply what you've ...more »

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Building the Right Team of Owners

The mega-successful entrepreneur does NOT build their business alone (statistically proven). What self assessment needs to take place that creates enough awareness of an individual would-be entrepreneur's voids that will move the non-starter to begin the search for a team? How do we create the conducive network to allow teaming in the establishment phase of a start-up enterprise?

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I need a workspace/office, where do I start?

Looking to discuss the steps to purchase or lease a commercial property (office space, warehouse, etc.) after my business plan is assembled and ready to roll.

 

What am I really getting into?

Where/how can I get financing?

What benefit can having a physical store location or office give me?

How much will I really be paying per month/year?

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Things to consider when buying a business

Every entrepreneur dreams of owning their own business. If buying an existing business is an option you need to know what to look for and where to look. How do you build your team? Why do your need a team? What are you really buying when you buy a small business? Learn from other peoples experiences and the expertise of a veteran business broker.

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Maximizing the selling price and salabilty of my business

Every privately held business will sell, close or change owners at some point in its lifecycle. Understanding this from the beginning and building your business with the eventual sale in mind can be key. Do you know how to build and run your business so that it is more attractive to buyers and their advisory teams? Taking steps now can make your business easier to sell and at a higher price when it is time to sell or ...more »

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