One of the biggest reasons people don’t take action on excellent business ideas is the perception that they need to have hundreds of thousands of dollars stacked up somewhere or have the backing of investors to build a successful business. This couldn’t be further from the truth.
If you’ve spent any time around entrepreneurs, you’ll know that ideas are worth (almost) nothing. It's really rare that someone is going to steal your business idea, and even if they did, who's to say they'd execute on it better than you?
Jaime is our Engineering Manager and he has been around for longer than most of us! We wanted for you guys to meet this incredible engineer / music lover. And what best way that by the words of his coworkers and friends?
An ever growing number of companies are looking for ways to connect to innovators and incorporate entrepreneurial thinking, aware of the rippling benefits of such collaboration. In 2018, BMW had bigger ambitions: the company wanted to develop its own entrepreneurship support and mentoring program.
Heineken sought an efficient and effective way to train these entrepreneurs while connecting them to full-time mentors and experts from the Cruzcampo Hospitality School. Together, we launched “Emprendebares”.
In 2018, we decided to partner with Accenture Spain to create a nation-wide online mentoring program, open to employees year round. The goal was to combine the excitement of working with a startup up and the value of making a social impact.