Join Logan and Steven as they discuss the importance of a great financial model and the story it tells investors. Logan and Steven will go over why a great financialContinue reading "How to Leverage a Financial Model to Impress Investors & Close Check"
The Derby City Angels is an angel investor group that is part of the Sheltowee Angel Network. The Derby City Angels meets monthly on the third Tuesday of the month and will see pitches from entrepreneurs from across the region. Investors will wee pitches from entrepreneurs selected by the Derby City Angels each month, and one entrepreneurContinue reading "Derby City Angels Meeting"
Being a startup entrepreneur is a difficult and lonely job! Sometimes you are lost, confused, frustrated, disappointed, scared, or just need help. Sometimes you have something to celebrate! You definitely have a skill or experience that could benefit your colleagues! Startup Breakfast is an informal meeting of Startup entrepreneurs and leaders – an opportunity toContinue reading "Startup Breakfast"
The theme for Venture Atlanta 2021 is “Momentum.” 2020 was an incredibly difficult year for so many. But it was inspiring to watch our alumni companies, our investors, and our community be resilient, innovative, and supportive in order to keep moving forward. Despite all odds, connections were formed, deals were closed, and progress was made.Continue reading "Venture Atlanta Conference"
Being a founder, at any stage, can be difficult. Failure is part of the journey but instead of looking at it as negative how can we change the way we view failure and use it as a tool for growth? Join us as we chat with a stellar panel of entrepreneurs about what it meansContinue reading "Failing to Launch, Launching to Fail: What They Don’t Teach You About Being a Founder"
The Governor's School for Entrepreneurs (GSE) identifies and enables Kentucky high school students to become our Commonwealth's next generation of entrepreneurs. Through our three-week residential experience, GSE participants from throughout the Commonwealth are: Introduced to KY's most successful entrepreneurs and fastest growing businesses,Equipped with the tools and skills to create and build their own businesses,Continue reading "Governor’s School for Entrepreneurs Information Session #2"
Join our insightful discussion, led by Dr. Karimi, as she identifies the expanding role of Soft Skills in the STEM community. Which Soft Skills are the most imperative for job candidates to develop? Why are Soft Skills even more important in the future? What are solutions we can put into practice to equip the futureContinue reading "The STEM Community’s Soft Skills Gap & Strategies for Improvement: Session 2"
with Lisa Zangari, Leadership Louisville Center Developing and leading high-performance teams can be one of the most rewarding experiences of your career – and also one of the most challenging. You recognize a high-performing team when you see one, but what enables their success isn’t always as clear. By understanding how to lead and sustain high-performanceContinue reading "Psychological Safety & High-Performance Teams"
SBIR Unplugged is your monthly SBIR/STTR focused networking and peer mentoring connection for Kentucky-based startups and university innovators. Whether you are new to SBIR or an SBIR pro, you will enjoy this chance to connect with your peers, learn, and share your knowledge. SBIR Unplugged continues to meet virtually during COVID. We look forward toContinue reading "SBIR Unplugged"
Our Virtual Office Hours are the perfect opportunity to engage with the Launch Blue coaches and instructors. Whether you are looking for more information about one of our programs, have a question about your application, or are a tech founder looking for advice join us Fridays at 12:30-1:30 pm ET.
Join us for this fast-paced, bourbon themed reverse pitch competition aimed at bringing new ideas and solutions to solve the issue of increasing amounts of distillery byproudcts in Kentucky. Team Kentucky and its partner organizations are seeking new and innovative technologies and solutions from problem solvers, inventors, entrepreneurs, and businesses for expanded uses of distilling byproduct (stillage). Pitch ideas will be narrowedContinue reading "Distillers Grains Reverse Pitch Competition"
As the workplace has expanded beyond the office to homes, coffee shops and beyond, technical professionals are challenged with making resources accessible from any physical location and device while balancing demands for convenience, simplicity, usability and, of course, security. Citrix Converge 2021 is the premiere global developer conference for Citrix partners and customers, accessible virtuallyContinue reading "Citrix Converge"