This program is designed to equip beginning and early-stage entrepreneurs with the skills and personalized guidance to build a more sustainable business. The program includes 6 group education modules, conducted live with trained Idea Foundry staff. These cover a range of topics starting from entrepreneurial characteristics and moving into the fundamentals of market analysis and segmentation, messaging, business models, investment and growth preparation, and more. Coupled with these education sessions are individual sessions with Idea Foundry mentors, during which the materials and tools are directly applied to the participant’s business or idea, focusing on their weaknesses and priority areas to create a program that provides real value to each participant. Specific cohorts can be offered over a condensed, intensive time period or over an extended period. See specific program announcements for details.