Applications to the new program are now being accepted. Mentorship and assistance offered can include market research and product positioning, launch strategy, engineering and development, branding, and sourcing and manufacturing, with the ultimate goal being a successful nationwide product launch.
More details can be found at: https://www.ideapros.com/start-now
Participants in the new IdeaPros program will benefit from the mentorship of a team of successful entrepreneurs with more than 200 years’ combined experience in a wide variety of industries. Applicants will go through a multi-stage discussion and interview process during which the potential of their business idea will be assessed, with formal offers typically being made on day 25.
A recent report from HubSpot highlights the growth in entrepreneurship across the US, with 2021 seeing a 23% year-on-year increase in new business registrations. However, the Bureau of Labor Statistics shows that approximately 20% of new businesses fail within the first two years, rising to 45% within the first five years.
Many newcomers to the business world have minimal experience with starting and running a successful enterprise. The new IdeaPros program is intended to provide the mentorship and assistance needed to fill such knowledge gaps. In addition, the firm maintains extensive connections across a range of industries, which can also be leveraged in support of qualifying participants.
Following an initial application, entrepreneurs will be offered an opportunity to discuss their business concept with an associate. A series of further discussions are designed to explore the idea in more depth, while also allowing IdeaPros to introduce the program and determine if applicants are a good fit.
CEO and thought leader Fred Cary heads a group of six highly successful entrepreneurs, including Anand Kulkarni, one of Forbes Magazine’s ‘Top 30 Entrepreneurs Under 30’, along with Shark Tank alumni Ira Hayes. The team is also supported by a wide range of disciplines, including senior business advisors, market research, marketing, creatives, product development, and more.
A company representative recently stated: “Tell us about why you rock, why your idea will do well in your hands, and why your future customers will want this. If we love you and your idea, you’ll be offered an entire team to work together with you. That’s 200 years of entrepreneurial experience at your side.”
Interested parties can learn more by visiting: https://www.ideapros.com/start-now
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