LinkedIn Optimization for Entrepreneurs
Terry Rice, Business Development Expert-in-Residence and Staff Writer at Entrepreneur magazine, taught us how to take advantage of LinkedIn's reach by rapidly come up with impactful content that attracts and activates your target audience. He also covered how to effectively build your Personal Brand, allowing you to make a more genuine connection with your ideal clients.
Financial Bootcamp for Entrepreneurs
During this workshop, Rob Hong of Sapling Financial helped participants fine-tune the financial portion of their pitches. Some critical concepts covered; breakeven analysis, product pricing, customer churn, sales quotas, staff compensation, burn rate, and use of funds.
VC Voices: A Conversation with Kanyi Maqubela
We welcomed Kanyi Maqubela, Managing Partner at Kindred Ventures for a fireside chat about his experience and investments. Kanyi gave his advice for founders and took your questions about fundraising, the investment landscape and more.
Building & Maintaining Strategic Relationships as an Early-Stage Founder
Curious about how to build a network and maintain the connections you've made as an early-stage founder? Jordan Walker, Co-Founder & COO of Yac, shared with us how he views the relationship-building process, his personal experiences, advice for founders and more.
Legal Considerations for Early-Stage Founders
Set yourself up for success by understanding what legal steps you'll need to take for your early-stage startup with Joshua Auerbach.
Black Ambition Circles Kickoff & Town Hall
Welcome to Black Ambition Circles! Ben Scheim, Executive Director of Betaworks Studios, and Felecia Hatcher, Black Ambition CEO, hosted this kickoff event to answer any questions you have about the program.
VC Voices: A Conversation with Peter Boyce II of General Catalyst
Peter Boyce II, Partner at General Catalyst, and Matt Hartman, Partner at Betaworks Ventures, joined us for a fireside chat about his experience and investments.
Supporting Leaders: A Conversation with Ryan Leslie
Supporting Leaders is an event series featuring inspirational fireside chats with established entrepreneurs talking about building businesses, working through periods of struggle, and the importance of mentorship and coaching.
Fundraising 101 for Early-Stage Founders with Olivia Owens
Curious about how to get started with fundraising for your company? Betaworks Camp's Danika Laszuk picks the brain of Olivia Owens, Creator & General Manager of IFundWomen.


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Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator – Founders Business Accelerator
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Founder Library
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