How many times have you watched the hit television show Shark Tank and thought ‘I have a better idea’ ?
It starts like this: Pitch 100+ people (complete strangers) your best idea for a business. Whether it’s a food truck bakery or a new rocket ship to the moon, your idea could be the next million dollar startup (or perhaps, just a nice lifestyle business?).
How this year’s startup weekend west palm beach branding came to Life
With this year’s theme centered around the keyword “L O C A L” we aimed to create a bold Startup Weekend design that would capture the essence of what local meant in West Palm Beach.
During the Second World War, the United States found an advantage against the Axis through electronic warfare. The leading initiative was the top-secret Harvard Radio Research Lab, lead by none other than Fredrick Terman of Stanford University. Often called “The Father of Silicon Valley,” Terman became known within the U.S. government for his engineering abilities. This allowed him to attract the brightest minds to come work with him at Stanford. Throughout the Cold War, Stanford came to be trusted by top government agencies in engineering matters.
Big things are happening in South Florida.
Here’s what’s sprouting up- entrepreneur support organizations, business plan competitions, new accelerator programs and incubators, and startup companies raising capital.
And now this!
Space Florida, Enterprise Development Corporation of South Florida and Florida Venture Forum are collaborating to bring you the 2015 Emerging Technologies & Business Showcase, which is a capital acceleration competition and business matchmaking event in South Florida.
Set aside time for Google Analytics
Before making any decisions about you website, you need to hook up Google Analytics and understand which pages people are looking at. You may hope or think that visitors to your site are immediately going to the “About” section, but you may be mistaken! Don’t make assumptions; set aside time each month to review the basics – which is your most popular page, at very least.
On Thursday, June 26th, the business community gathered together for the annual Entrepreneur Luncheon hosted by the Business Development Board.
The ceremony began with a welcoming from Ray Celedinas, who thanked the community support for the BDB before turning it over to David Bates who served as the moderator who provided context to the entrepreneur ecosystem in Palm Beach County.