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Why Do We Not Make Time For Strategy?

Strategy is one of those words that either elicits excitement or dread for entrepreneurs. Either way, it’s also a word that is crucial to the success of any business or organization. Business owners need to clearly define where they want their business to be in the future or others will define that for them. If… Read more »

Growth Academy

Introducing the Growth Academy

Introducing the WT Enterprise Center Growth Academy! The WTEC team has been working on a big project since fall of last year and we are excited to finally roll it out to the public! The entrepreneurship industry is one that is constantly evolving. Change, innovation and pivots are necessary for the long-term success of a business and the Enterprise Center is… Read more »

If What They’re Saying Is true

The phrase, “If what they’re saying is true,” is being echoed in team meetings and strategic planning sessions all across America. Start-ups, Fortune 500 companies and everyone in between are all actively seeking to make sense of the evolving circumstances surrounding COVID-19. I myself have said the very phrase. The difficulty in making decisions has increased significantly. The truth… Read more »

Take a Break: Mindful Meditation

Here is a guide with 4 easy steps you can follow to start your own meditation practice. You can even do these while sitting at your desk…or your work-from-home desk (a.k.a your couch). 1. Set the Atmosphere Create your meditation atmosphere by using your senses: see, hear, smell, and touch. I know I’m leaving out… Read more »

COVID-19 Resources

WT Enterprise Center Webinars: Marketing Your Business During COVID-19 Handling COVID-19 as an Entrepreneur Create Your 30-60-90 Day Strategy Articles & Resources: Going Remote Harvard Business Review – 15 Questions About Remote Work, Answered Leading Remotely: What Managers Need to Keep Teams Engaged Existential Business Threat Flowchart Department of Labor extended leave Force Majeure Clause… Read more »

WIRE Accelerator Cohort Spotlight

In June 2019, WT Enterprise Center launched the WIRE Accelerator program for start-up technology company founders looking to grow their businesses through mentorship, access to capital, industry connections, and training. “I joined the WIRE Accelerator program because I realized that I got to a point with my business that I couldn’t go any further myself,”… Read more »

What is Demo Day?

Demo Day is an accelerator industry term that equates to “showcase”. Startup companies participating in an accelerator program have the opportunity to give their culminating pitch at the end of their program called Demo Day. Demo Day attendees vary depending on the accelerator program. Some are private invitation events held only for investors or corporate… Read more »

When the Teacher Becomes the Student

Last Tuesday, I had the opportunity to speak to a great group of ladies from Texas Tech Health Sciences Center on “Cultivating Culture” in the workplace. It was an interactive half-day training on fostering teamwork, developing a culture of service and communication tactics. I enjoy training and helping others think differently about a specific topic… Read more »