BUSINESS MENTORING


BUSINESS MENTORING

I have gained my experience and knowledge in business from: 

  1. Helping to build a company
  2. Participating in the Missouri S&T National Science Foundation (NSF) Innovation Corps (I-Corps) Program
    • $3,000 customer discovery grant funding
  3. Being an entrepreneurial lead in the NSF I-Corps Team Program 
    • Completed over 150 customer interviews to better understand what they need and how to solve their problems 
    • $50,000 customer discovery grant funding
  4. Being a mentor in the NSF I-Corps Team Program
  5. Mentoring three student teams in the NSF Community College I-Corps Program through the City University of New York, resulting in: 
    1. Selection of a team to participate in the NSF I-Corps Team Program
      • $50,000 customer discovery grant funding
    2. Two teams selected to participate in the final round of the HEC Montreal Social Business Creation Competition, the only teams in the United States to receive such recognition
    3. Two winners in the Advanced Technology and Clean Technology tracks at the finals of the New York State Business Plan Competition
    4. Over $12,000 in funding from the NSF for these students to continue their research projects
  6. Mentoring a team in the Missouri S&T NSF I-Corps Site Program in St. Louis, Missouri
  7. Successfully completing the Strategyzer Business Model Generation Masterclass and Workshop

Free initial consultation and subsequent $30/hour fee

Consultations will be conducted over video call unless a face-to-face consultation is requested by a client in the Columbia, Missouri area and scheduling permits.