Startups Beware. Or, How to Pick the Right Accelerator

Accelerators are effective. Occasionally.

And only if they deliver three key ingredients:

1.) An awesome network of successful mentors, investors, and service vendors. (Right, we all know that.)

2.) An expertise in a specific set of industries with the network that comes with that. (Yup, got it.)

3.) Experienced entrepreneurship educators and learning systems designers in place. (What? Say that again?)

Creative Entrepreneurs Boost Growth with Creative Startups Accelerator

2016 Creative Startups Accelerator Applications open until July 1

The Creative Startups Accelerator program seeks entrepreneurs to apply to join its cohort of fast-growing companies in the creative industries. Just eighteen-months out of the 2014 program, the Creative Startups Accelerator cohort of companies have raised on average $152,000 in funding for their projects while benefiting from over 800 hours of mentorship from leaders in the creative industries.

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