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Kickstarter, a global crowdfunding platform, aims to "help bring creative projects to life". Crowdfunding is an alternative financing option, where small amounts of money from a large number of people help fund a venture or project. This is the (highly transparent) Kickstarter Coffee Chat that you need. Learn the details of how to finance your startup through crowdfunding on Kickstarter. These founders, Tori Farley, Tyler Farley, and Danny Walsh, have collectively raised over $40,000 from over 700 unique backers. If they can do it, so can you!
Online platforms play a significant role in consumer shopping, making e-commerce a very attractive option when starting a business. Join a conversation moderated by Jake Willis with Natural Ash’s founder Ashley Cummings, and Lochtree’s founder Henry Palmer about how they built their online, products-based businesses. They will share insight on running an e-commerce business and examine how they are navigating this digital industry. This will be a 30-minute discussion followed by audience Q&A. Key Takeaways Navigating the e-commerce world and basics of starting an online business Sourcing and handling products and […]
This event series is open to the community. Are you startup curious? Constantly wondering how problems in your daily routine could be improved? Interested in learning what it takes to start a company and grow it from prominent entrepreneurs? Join us to learn more from experienced individuals! Hosted by The Roux Institute.
Boston-based alumna Catherine McLean, DMSB’07, MS’12 shared tips for shifting your mindset and defining your style as you make the jump from employee to entrepreneur.
Listen to a conversation with disrupters Sebastiano Cossia Castiglioni, PNT’23, Founder of Vegan Capital, Dale Vince, Founder of Ecotricity, and Paul Watson, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Sea Shepherd, on how they have engineered new designs and systems within their industries to be more plant-based.
Creating and marketing a service based venture can be challenging. In this 30 minute discussion, panelists Dr. Stefanie Rousselle, BHS'12 and Lisa Sacchetti BHS'95 will give insight into starting and operating a service-based venture. They will touch upon different resources, tips, and discuss what they would have done differently from the start.
This interactive workshop with D’Amore-McKim School of Business Distinguished Professor Paula Caligiuri, the individual competencies needed to build your cultural agility to form relationships, create global business plans, and succeed in large strategic initiatives across cultures.
The ability to effectively pitch your business is a critical skill for entrepreneurs, from large crowds to investor panels and even one-on-one. Learn the essentials in a 30-minute discussion with Tuan Ho, E’18, and Abhishek Balakrishnan, DMSB’20, followed by audience Q&A. Learn about preparing a business pitch, understanding and capturing different audiences, and refining your public speaking skills.
In this 30-minute program, panelists will share their knowledge on the importance of marketing their venture. They will share their approach to it. They will touch on the different approaches and resources available to help entrepreneurs.
The Curated Collisions Series will kick off with a 3-hour online event this December 10th, convened by Northeastern University’s Health Sciences Entrepreneurs Program and the Bouvé College of Health Sciences. Join leaders from industry and academia who will share their perspectives and approaches to solving the complex problems faced today in health and life sciences, while building relationships and collaborations around grand health challenges. Collide with CEOs, SVPs, VPs, Directors, and Managers from pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, healthcare, and higher education organizations.