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Business Plan Contests Leave Out Bootstrapper

Tuesday, July 06, 2010   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Matthew Montoya
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I consider myself something of an expert on business plan competitions. I ran one myself for several years, I've judged several dozen including several of the most prestigious, my company sponsors more than a dozen a year, I've had students in my undergrad business classes competing in them, I'm an investor member of an angel investor group that holds an annual contest, and perhaps most important, I enjoy them.

So when the National Association for Community College Entrepreneurship (NACCE) asked me to do a webinar on business plan competitions, I said yes. That's going to happen August 18 at 1 pm PDT (and you canclick hereto register). And it also got me thinking about what's right and what's wrong with most of the business plan competitions I see. Which led to this post, about a problem I can't solve. While it might come up in that webinar, it's not going to be the main topic. But I do want to write about it here

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