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Posts by Bianca Buliga

Are You Up-To-Date on SEED SPOT Programming?

By: Hannah Beth Moorhouse, Digital Marketing Intern You might be brand new to SEED SPOT and recently came across our work on social media. Or you may be a long-time supporter who attended the very first Demo Day, mentored an entrepreneur or two, and has a collection of SEED SPOT T-shirts in their closet.  No…

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3 Reasons to #InvestInImpact This Holiday Season

By: Hannah Moorhouse, Digital Marketing Intern As 2019 comes to an end, it’s giving season for nonprofit organizations across the globe! SEED SPOT is celebrating the opportunity to #InvestInImpact with the community this year by telling the stories of our incredible entrepreneurs, and sharing the life-changing impact these alumni are creating in communities nationwide. This…

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A Call To Action: Invest in Entrepreneurs Changing the World

By: C’pher Gresham, CEO of SEED SPOT To create a more prosperous world with activated entrepreneurs, Global Entrepreneurship Week 2019 (GEW) kicked off on Monday, November 18th. There are events launching globally to highlight the role of entrepreneurs creating more vibrant communities and provide the founders with support and resources to further grow. At SEED…

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8 SEED SPOT Alumni We’re Thankful for This Holiday Season

By: Hannah Beth Moorhouse, Digital Marketing Intern Over the past seven years, SEED SPOT has served 884 entrepreneurs that have generated $82.6 million in revenue, raised $53.3 million in capital, created 2,385 jobs, and positively impacted 8.2 million lives. The SEED SPOT team is thankful for all 884 of our SEED SPOT alumni, and is…

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Net Impact 2019: Leveraging Entrepreneurship to Solve Social Problems

By: Lauren McDanell, National Director of Programs When a global brand pulls together the top young leaders from their 350 chapters worldwide, you know there are going to be sharp insights and compelling moments of inspiration. The 2019 Net Impact Conference held in Detroit, Michigan last month was no exception. With a mission to widen…

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5 Easy Ways to Exercise Mindfulness Daily

As we approach the end of the calendar year, we find ourselves inundated with tasks and responsibilities in and outside of work that keep our minds and inboxes busy. Approximately 83 percent of workers are stressed by at least one thing at work and 30 percent of U.S. employees have high levels of stress. Predictably,…

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Thinking About Impact? Here’s a Simple Framework to Get Started.

By: Duane Rollins, Vice President of Impact and Research Creating impact with a venture can be hard and it’s often even harder to know if you’re on the right track. A simple framework you can use to evaluate your social venture or idea is to answer these three key questions: Does it work? Does it…

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PRESS RELEASE: Impact-Driven Entrepreneurs Debut Ventures at SEED SPOT 2-Day Launch Camp Pitch Night in Washington, DC

Media Contact: Courtney Klein, Co-Founder of SEED SPOT, 480-628-2300 SEED SPOT’s newest cohort of entrepreneurs pitched their innovative ventures at the Booz Allen Hamilton Innovation Center on Saturday, October 5 Washington DC: On Saturday, October 5, 26 impact-driven entrepreneurs pitched their innovative ventures at the Booz Allen Hamilton Innovation Center in downtown Washington, DC. Nearly 70…

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How SEED SPOT Collects Data for Annual Impact Reports

By: Duane Rollins, Vice President of Impact An important part of our work at SEED SPOT is understanding program effectiveness. We evaluate all of our programs based on entrepreneur satisfaction, along with skill and confidence growth related to starting a business. One additional piece of evaluating program effectiveness for us is looking at our venture…

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4 Tips to Break Out of Your Social Media Marketing Rut

By: Madeleine Bedard, Digital Marketing Intern Did you know that approximately 71 percent of consumers are more likely to make a purchase based on a social media reference? Social media is a great way to grow your business’s  following while simultaneously creating brand recognition and customer loyalty.  Why not leverage the strong relationships you already…

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