Given that Santa Fe Innovates offers a business accelerator program for a startup business to accelerate and grow, it should come as no surprise that we want to assist local startups in succeeding. Small businesses are what … [Read more...] about Resources for New Mexican Startups to Succeed
Santa Fe Innovates is building a mentorship network to work closely with the entrepreneurs in our business accelerator program. We recently provided mentors and advisory council members with a program update and discussed our … [Read more...] about An Update on Santa Fe Innovates’ Mentorship Network
You have an idea, and you want to execute upon it. You want to do something game-changing. But how can you change the game if you’re the only player? Well, you can’t. As an entrepreneur, it’s hard to make progress in … [Read more...] about Santa Fe Innovates’ Approach to Community
A 30-Year Perspective on Startup Culture Part Two: Scaling up and Sustaining Long-Term Growth In my companion article on startup culture (published separately on this blog), I discussed what I referred to as phase one … [Read more...] about Scaling up and Sustaining Long-Term Growth
A 30-Year Perspective on Startup Culture Part One: Starting from Scratch It’s hard to ignore the allure of working for startups – especially if you’ve spent some time in the corporate world as I have. There’s an energy … [Read more...] about Starting from Scratch
Last week, we joined MK Mendoza, host of KSFR's Wake Up Call, for a conversation about Santa Fe Innovates, our social entrepreneur accelerator program and work to put an added spark in Santa Fe's startup and tech community. … [Read more...] about From KSFR: Santa Fe in Prime Position for Growing Tech Sector
Ideation is the process of developing the foundation of a business as part of a continuous innovation framework. Using lean startup principles, this means determining the feasibility, desirability, and viability of new … [Read more...] about The Five Most Valuable Things to Do in Ideation
Since COVID-19 has affected us, not only as a nation but as a human race, this week’s theme of community seems fitting. During this long span of isolation and quarantine, many of us have found ourselves further from our … [Read more...] about Join our Social Entrepreneur Community!
We are re-launching our social entrepreneur accelerator program and community! For those who may remember, we were all set to evaluate applications and start our program in May. We were not ready for a pandemic, and we could … [Read more...] about Acceleration Program and Community Is Now Open!
Last week, we received the approval from the New Mexico Secretary of State on our new articles of incorporation as a Benefit Corporation! Many states have enabled this option, and in the legislative session at the beginning … [Read more...] about We Are a Benefit Corporation!