Lil’wat Community Startup Incubator

Lil’wat Community Startup Incubator

With expertise and a track record of growing the state of Startup globally, Empowered Startups is honoured to further its ambition of bringing Startup to everyone by announcing a new partnership with the Lil’wat First Nation. Located just north of Whistler in British Columbia, Canada, Empowered Startups in partnership with the Lil’wat community will be running a year-long Startup incubator program based out of the Ts’zil learning centre.

Beginning in May 2019, the Ts’zil Startup incubator will provide training , mentorship and  tools  to twelve aspiring community entrepreneurs to support the launch of new businesses. The program will be comprehensive and deliver a cutting-edge roadmap, resources and guidance taking a business from initial idea through to first customer. Furthermore, the program will certify and train a startup mentor from within the community to continue to provide mentorship to community entrepreneurs in the future, with the opportunity for ongoing support from Empowered Startups.

“I am honoured to be part of delivering entrepreneurship training to the local Lil’wat community through an indigenous world view and to sit with community members to help them realize their business and career dreams. I am certain that this program will support the goals of economic sustainability and improved skills and training, that the community beholds.” – Naheed Henderson, CEO of Empowered Startups Global Startup Accelerator.

More information: https://lilwat.ca/entrepreneur-startup-program/

About Empowered Startups Ltd.

Empowered Startups (ES) is a business startup incubator specializing in mentoring and growing ideas into sustainable businesses. ES strives to advance the state of startup both globally and locally, while also being the leader and gold standard for transnational startup methodology, training and mentorship. The organization is a private enterprise, which also recognizes its social responsibility to enhance the stability, security and prosperity of the regions in which it operates. ES firmly believes that it is the duty of all state and non-state actors to actively participate in developing, supporting, sustaining and furthering economic sustainability.

ES is designated by the Canadian government to provide incubation services to global entrepreneurs through the Start Up Visa program, and is recognized as a Designated Business  Incubator.

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Say “YES” to Your Child’s Future

Say “YES” to Your Child’s Future

With great excitement, we are pleased announce the launch of our new Young Empowered Startuppers (YES) program. YES is an engaging and state-of-the-art online learning platform built specifically for youth that inspires, teaches and guides one through a personal Startup journey. YES is 100% online and can be completed from anywhere in the world on any schedule, with the support of our expert mentors.

Youth will complete this program having built a validated business model based on leading lean Startup methodology, and ready to launch their own Startup. Furthermore, students will have acquired the experience and skills to be super powers in the face of discerning universities and a demanding future global work force.

For more details and a glimpse inside the program, please visit www.yes.empoweredstartups.com.

Empowered Startups is a Canadian government designated Startup Incubator and recognized for advancing the state of Startup globally. With incubators in Canada, France, and Portugal, we believe that Startup can be for everyone, and we actively bring an advanced and innovative approach of starting up to a place where experienced and aspiring entrepreneurs of all ages can understand, participate and excel. Our training tools and mentorship are used and recognized by leading global university labs, Startup Incubators, and innovation hubs. We have mentored, accelerated, and incubated a notable portfolio of international and domestic business ideas across our global locations.

Online GSA Platform Live

Online GSA Platform Live

Our Online GSA platform has launched and is now available to aspiring and experienced entrepreneurs globally. As a leader in global Startup, we are excited to share an innovative solution that allows entrepreneurs to gain the mentorship and training necessary to most successfully launch a new business into the global ecosystem. This new platform enables start-uppers from anywhere in the world to participate on their own time and from their unique location, allowing them to balance the competing demands of a busy life with start up aspirations.

The Online GSA pairs every entrepreneur with an experienced mentor, and guides them on a path to saving time and money by de-risking their Startup idea. Our innovative program takes an entrepreneur and their idea through the initial stage of Lean Startup methodology that focuses on finding problem/solution fit.

Demo Night for first Global Startup Accelerator cohort of 2018

Demo Night for first Global Startup Accelerator cohort of 2018

April 21 2018, Ho Chi Minh City — Students from the first cohort of 2018 of the Global Startup Accelerator program pitched their venture ideas to global business leaders, at a gala event in Vietnam.
Empowered Startups’ Global Startup Accelerator (GSA) in HCMC is one of Empower Startups’ programs built to help high potential entrepreneurs build high growth global ventures. The GSA program develops entrepreneurs by leading them through a methodology in pursuit of “problem/solution fit” and traction metrics en route to “product/market fit.” The program culminates in a pitch night in front of classmates, Empowered Startups’ directors, and a selection of investors and mentors from the global business community.