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Weekly Meeting

Weekly Meeting

As the incubator and accelerator grows so will the collaboration between companies.  The weekly meetings will guarantee this.  This meeting will be made up of a 30-minute improvisational comedy session followed by each business leader discussing their previous week...
Facility Tours

Facility Tours

As the incubator and accelerator grows and the amount of in-house businesses increase so will the ease of tours.  The spirit of entrepreneurship will resonate through the building and it will be very contagious. Another individual walks in the door to the reception...
Everyone is Something

Everyone is Something

The doorbell dings and the community has sent in the first visitor.  Now it is essential this person is placed in the right program.  Who will it be?  Is it a rooster, a hen, or an egg?  The most important idea to remember is that everyone is something.  The whole...
Book of Business Plans

Book of Business Plans

Another item that an incubator needs to have on hand is a book of business plans.  Many eggs that enter an office may not have their plan fully laid out, or any plan at all.  This book of business plan examples can give them a good example of how to write a proper...
Roosters

Roosters

These are individuals who have the financial means to sponsor young eggs, but do not have the time to come and sit and incubate eggs while they mature.  They can look through a portfolio of  businesses and choose to sponsor a business, an entrepreneur, a family...
Hens

Hens

These are supporters that can help sit on the eggs and keep them warm and until they hatch.  They may not have their own business idea, but would like to help the incubator and accelerator grow.  Plus they can offer expertise to young companies. A mother hen is...