90 Days to Beta: #DigitalHealth – Application Deadline is June 10

90 Days to Beta is an “intensive 90-day program [that] is specially designed for early stage companies launching a digital health initiative. The program provides entrepreneurs with accelerated programming for startup business learning along with the tools they need to connect to the extensive California biotech/life sciences community.” Hosted by Braid Theory, this program features […]

#FutureFood – Last Chance For Food Startup To Apply To IGNITE22 Challenge

If you have a startup in the food industry, any part of that vertical really, then this is the competition for you! Applications are due no later than May 29. More information about the competition is below. To apply, go here: https://ignite22challenge.splashthat.com/ What are we looking for? Cellular Agriculture Stem cell meat, lab grown fish, […]

C2C: Connecting Ocean Entrepreneurs from Canada to California

One of our mentors, Jim Cooper, is hosting the C2C: Connecting Ocean Entrepreneurs from Canada to California event on Friday, March 1 from 10:00 am to 1:30 pm. This event is for anyone who is involved in startups or any other kind of business that has to do with the sea. Details are below and […]

Office Hours with Startup Specialist Jim Cooper

Later today, Jim Cooper will have office hours at our CSUF Startup Incubator in Placentia. This is the perfect time for entrepreneurs to talk with Jim about any issues they are facing and I wouldn’t be surprised if those who attend come out of their quick session with Jim with a great idea or two […]

Startup Funding Option: Family and Friends

I am sitting here watching a great presentation by startup expert Jim Cooper, co-founder of Braid Theory, and he is talking about funding. It’s a complicated subject, or at least it can get that way, but I think one of the main complications is that people make it more complicated than it needs to be. […]

Event Reminder: How to Fund your Startup

Just a friendly reminder that we will be hosting an event with startup expert Jim Cooper tomorrow evening at 6pm where he will discuss some of the innovative funding sources that most entrepreneurs know nothing about. Make sure to register by clicking this link. Here is some information about the event: As an entrepreneur, there […]

Entrepreneur Mentor Office Hours: Startup Expert Jim Cooper @ CSUF Startup Incubator

This Friday from 10am to 4pm startup expert Jim Cooper will be hosting office hours at the CSUF Startup Incubator. For more details and to reserve some time with Jim please go here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/entrepreneur-mentor-startup-expert-jim-cooper-csuf-startup-incubator-tickets-31190267931?aff=blog Launching a business can be an extremely difficult thing to do, especially if you haven’t done something like it before. That’s […]

Startup Slam – Investor Edition December 15, 2016

One of our mentors, Jim Cooper, founder of Braid Theory, will be hosting a Startup Slam on December 15, 2016 and you are invited! Startup Slams are cool events and a great way to get to know other entrepreneurs, investors, and professionals. According to a conversation I recently had with Jim, this event will have […]

Startup Business Development Office Hours @ CSUF Startup Incubator

This Friday we welcome Jim Cooper in for office hours at the CSUF Startup Incubator. Click here to reserve some time with him on Friday, July 22 to talk about your business, your ideas, or to just talk about whatever. Jim is a cool guy and great things seem to happen when people connect with […]

Pivots with Jim Cooper @ CSUF Startup Incubator

Earlier this month, the CSUF Startup Incubator was proud to welcome Jim Cooper to the CSUF Startup Incubator to talk about Pivots. What is a pivot? When should you make a pivot? How do you pivot? So on and so forth. Jim gave a very informative talk and here are some of the notes that […]