1×1’S and 7-step PATHWAY program

Our Entrepreneur Pathway program (part of LaunchedBy) is your path to entrepreneurship; moving from ideation to launch.   It starts with a 1×1 session with our team, the adoption of our 7-step entrepreneur pathway plan, tangible goals to get you from idea to launch and an opportunity to collaborate in our shared workspace to do your work.  Each year we work with 20-30 people to turn their idea into a reality! 

ROXBURY INNOVATION CENTER

Entrepreneur pathway

Our Entrepreneur Pathway program (part of LaunchedBy) is your path to entrepreneurship; moving from ideation to launch.   It starts with a 1×1 session with our team, the adoption of our 7-step entrepreneur pathway plan, tangible goals to get you from idea to launch and an opportunity to collaborate in our shared workspace to do your work.  Each year we work with 20-30 people to turn their idea into a reality! 

Step 1: Attend A 1X1 WITH OUR TEAM (MANDATORY)

Attend A 1X1 WITH OUR TEAM

Date: Twice monthly we offer 1×1 meetings with our team

RSVP here.

Overview

The first step to be part of LaunchedBY Roxbury is to attend a 1×1 session with our RIC team. This is your introduction into the 7-Step Entrepreneur Pathway Program.  Our team will work with each entrepreneur to create a master task list of action items with: specific goals tailored to each individual, planned milestones, scheduled check-ins, recommendations for workshops and mentorship. Sessions run twice a month.  

Step 2: 7-STEP ENTREPRENEUR PATHWAY PROGRAM (MANDATORY)

FOLLOW THE 7-STEP ENTREPRENEUR PATHWAY PROGRAM AND CHECK-IN WITH OUR TEAM MONTHLY 

7-STEP PATHWAY FOUND HERE

Overview

After your 1×1 session with our RIC team, follow the 7-Step Entrepreneur Pathway Program and check-in with our team.  Work on your master task list of action items with: specific goals tailored to each individual, planned milestones, scheduled check-ins, recommendations for workshops and mentorship. 

You are invited to join our workspace during this time.

Step 3: SHARED WORKSPACE COMMUNITY MEMBER (BY INVITATION IF ON THE PATHWAY)

SHARED WORKSPACE COMMUNITY MEMBER

Overview

We are invested in providing space in the community for entrepreneurs and innovators to gather and work. We currently offer access to our share workspace at the Roxbury Innovation Center to those that are part of our LaunchBy 7-step pathway program.  In order to  become a workspace member, please book a 1×1 session first.  Our workspace is open Monday-Thursday 10A-4P and Friday 10A-2P.  Hours may vary and change.  Please sign up for our newsletter to be updated on hours.

Step 4: Attend Programs and Workshops (Encouraged)

Attend Programs and Workshops (Encouraged)

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Overview

PROGRAMS THAT INCLUDE ADVICE AND FORWARD-LOOKING IDEAS FROM SUCCESSFUL ENTREPRENEURS, INNOVATORS, AND THOUGHT LEADERS, NETWORKING, WORKSHOPS, MENTOR SESSIONS, AND COMMUNITY BUILDING.

Step 5: Apply to LAUNCH! Pre-Accelerator (Optional)

Apply to LAUNCH! Pre-Accelerator

Apply Here.

Program Overview

An opportunity to accelerate your business and raise Your Startup IQ! Our LAUNCH! Workshop Series is an 8-session accelerator to teach you the fundamentals of building a business. This program is offered twice a year in the Spring and Fall. 

Step 6: Apply to Pitch Night (Optional)

Apply to Pitch Night

Date: Applications open on {Date TBC} and close on {Date TBC}

Apply Here.

Program Overview

A community event!  Pitch Night is an opportunity for small businesses and entrepreneurs to pitch their business ideas and businesses to a panel of judges for an opportunity to win prize funding! If you want to grow your network, make meaningful connections, and witness up and coming businesses in the Greater Roxbury region, this event is place to be! Grab your free ticket and join us  to watch this fun and interactive event!

Step 7: Apply to EforALL Accelerator (Optional)

Apply to EforALL Accelerator (Optional)

Apply Here.

Program Overview

The EforAll Accelerator Program is a free, one-year program offered twice a year. This program offers a unique combination of immersive business training, mentorship and access to an extended professional network. Anyone with a dream to start or grow a business or nonprofit is encouraged to apply.  We encourage those that have taken the Launch! Pre-Accelerator to apply for the EforAll Accelerator Program.

PROGRAM GOALS + KEY INDICATORS

Results and goals we would like for our LaunchedBy to meet include:

ATTEND 1x1 SESSIONS

ADOPT 7-STEP PATHWAY PLAN

JOIN LAUNCH! PRE-ACCELERATOR

PITCH AT ROXBURY PITCH NIGHT

INCORPORATE AS LEGAL ENtITY

FUNDING (INVESTORS, GRANTS, LOANS)

BUSINESS ESTABLISHED FOR 12 MONTHS

JOB CREATION

APPLY + JOIN EFORALL ACCELERATOR

Sponsors

Thank You To Our Sponsors + Partners

Venture Cafè gratefully acknowledges the generosity of the sponsor and grant partnerships

that support the Roxbury Innovation Center programs.

FOUNDING SPONSORS

2019-2020 Gold Sponsors and Grantors

WE BELIEVE THAT INNOVATION IS FOR EVERYONE

We are a public home for innovators and entrepreneurs, bringing people together to collaborate through programs, networking, educational workshops and other resources. 

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Stay in the know, attend a program, join a networking event.  

“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.”