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Business Academy:

Please congratulate these companies for being accepted in our Spring Business Academy. 


We are seeking companies to participate in pre-accelerator business academy.

This program will help you if you have a business idea, a full time job but have a business on the side, or you are already a full time business owner. Non-profit organizations are also welcome.

Join our Business Academy! A 9-week virtual academy of learning, networking, and building. We meet Thursdays from 7-9pm on zoom. Join us and build your business. 

9 Week Course Curriculum:

Week 1: Current State of Your Business
Week 2: Goals: Vision, Target Market
Week 3: Value Proposition, Pricing
Week 4: Team Building, Advisory Board
Week 5: Accounting: Capital, Credit, Grants
Week 6: Sales, Marketing, Branding
Week 7: Legal, Contracts & Bidding
Week 8: How To Pitch Your Business
Week 9: Pitch Day!

Academy Details:

Dates:        April 22 - June 17
Time:         Thursdays 7pm - 9pm EST
Virtual:       Zoom Meetings
Length:      9 Weeks 
Cost:          Free (Must apply and be selected) 


Benefits Of The Program:

At the end of the 9 weeks, you will have a better understanding of who your customers are and of the value you provide to them. A plan to grow your team of advisors. You can expect to have an actionable business model, a marketing plan, social media plan and PR plan. Ability to promote your business to our 4,000 members and our corporate partners. 

Application Deadline: APRIL 1, 2021

You must apply by deadline. Our selection committee will pick the top applications. If selected for the next step you will be sent instructions via email by April 15th.