AT ACCELERATOR, OUR MISSION IS TO EMPOWER ENTREPRENEURS WITH THE TOOLS, ACCOUNTABILITY AND COMMUNITY TO AGGRESSIVELY GROW AND MASTER THEIR BUSINESS.
As a first-stage entrepreneur, you face new challenges every day. Whether it’s determining how you’re going to fill the rush of new orders, deciding how you’re going to penetrate new markets or figuring out how you’re going to make payroll, it seems at times you find yourself wishing you had an instruction manual for your business.
It’s okay. We understand.
And we’re here to help. Accelerator, an Entrepreneurs’ Organization program, is the catalyst that enables first-stage entrepreneurs to catapult your business to the next level. Our mission is to empower you with the tools you need to grow your business to more than US$1 million in sales and provide you with the skills to make yourself a better entrepreneur and leader.
Along with structured educational content focused on th core areas of first-stage businesses, the Accelerator Program affords you the unique experience of learning from and connecting with the world’s most influential entrepreneurs.
GLOBAL STUDENT ENTREPRENEUR AWARD
The Entrepreneurs’ Organization’s Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA) is the premier global competition for student entrepreneurs who actively run a business. EO GSEA nominees compete in qualifying competitions for the chance to advance to the Global Finals, held in April 2017 in Frankfurt, Germany. With more than 1,700 competitors from more than 50 countries, EO GSEA is an exclusive opportunity for student entrepreneurs to make connections, find resources, and grow their businesses!
LEARNING FROM THE WORLD’S TOP BUSINESS SCHOOLS
Through relationships with top entrepreneurial schools such as MIT and Babson College, EO provides executive education programs that allow members to expand their business knowledge and leadership skills. The agendas for programs such as the renowned Entrepreneurial Masters Program vary, but cover topics such as the six fundamental areas of business: management, finance, human resources, marketing and sales, operations, and research and development. Mature business owners can also learn about mergers and acquisitions, wealth preservation and planning, mid-life transitions, launching a new business (serial entrepreneurship), advanced management and hiring executive leadership.
Our executive-education programs include:
EXPERIENCED PERSPECTIVES FROM TRUSTED LEADERS
The EO Mentoring Program offers you the opportunity to work one-on-one with a highly experienced mentor in an ongoing and structured mentorship. You can apply to be matched with a mentor who can bring personal experience and perspective to bear on the issues you currently face. The EO Mentoring Program provides a chapter based framework to help the mentoring succeed, including a carefully designed matching process and ongoing follow-up by the chapter Mentoring Chair.
EO New Zealand’s Mentoring Program brings together two members from differing peer communities and creates an opportunity for sharing of knowledge between a mentor and mentee
EO New Zealand’s EO to EO Mentoring Program matches applicants with experienced EO members
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