The purpose of SMAART-MILLENNIA online incubation program is to provide black entrepreneurs with the latest cutting-edge strategies, methodologies, and principles in startup, and objectively demonstrate the critical differences in starting a startup company vs. starting a small business. The program is divided into eight weeks and will cover all the essential topics pertinent to starting and scaling a startup business worth millions.
The source material used in our program has been derived from the top authors in the business category of startup. Each week you will study chapters, articles and position papers from Noam Wasserman, Guy Kawasaki, Steve Jobs, Mark Zuckerberg, Chris Guillebeau, Jeff Bezos, Chris Kuenne and John Danner. You will be tested through simulated exercises to ensure you understand how to apply everything your learning to your startup venture. At the end of the eight weeks, you will be given a final exam to test your competence and understanding of the concepts and material covered in the program.
LEVEL 2 INCUBATION: Full admission into 8 week incubation program. An invitation to pitch your startup to one of the organizations in the SMAART INVESTMENT NETWORK. Plus 30 days of one on one mentoring and coaching sessions to help you refined your startup and business model.
LEVEL 1 INCUBATION: Full admission into 8 week incubation program. An invitation to submit your startup's business presentation (Pitch Deck) to one of the organizations in the SMAART INVESTMENT NETWORK.
BENEFITS OF TAKING THIS PROGRAM
After completing this incubation program, you will be able to:
Start, scale and efficiently strategically manage a startup company.
Gain seed funding from Angel investors or Venture Capitalists.
Create products and services that sale and meet market demands.
Form effective work teams and co-founders for your startup.