The 2016 Webinars for Mobile FUTUREpreneurs
Mobile Future will host a series of free webinars providing mobile entrepreneurs with real-world advice on fundraising, marketing, adding structure, and creating a business culture. The presenters will include tech leaders, financial and marketing experts, and fellow entrepreneurs. Also, we will highlight the expertise of past Mobileys winners.
How to Build a Culture of Innovation
This free webinar will share tips to help you create an environment where growth is spurred from within – a culture where employees are encouraged to share new ideas and to work together to bring new ideas and solutions to market.
Developer Dilemma: Hire, contract or a mashup?
You cannot have a mobile app without a developer, but should you hire an employee or a contractor? This free webinar discusses the pros and cons to help you decide what best meets your needs and budget.
Crowdfunding: What you need to know
From regular crowdfunding to equity crowdfunding (and the variations in between), this free webinar looks into crowdfunding and provides the insight to help you decide if, and how, crowdfunding should be part of your fundraising plan.
Founders Stories: Two Business Models. Two Award-winning Mobile Apps.
Gain insight into the challenges of launching a mobile app from two entrepreneurs who followed different paths to being named a 2015 Mobileys winner.
How to Develop your Fundraising Strategy
Where do you start your fundraising efforts? What are the next steps? This free webinar provides tips that you can use to build a fundraising game plan. Come prepared with questions that you want answered.
SXSW: What made us go “Hmmm”
Join Mobile Future and friends for a lively discussion of what caught our attention in Austin. From cool startups to innovative uses of mobile technologies, we’ll cover what made us go “hmmm”.
Pitch Perfect: Tips to help improve your fundraising pitch
Investor, entrepreneur, lawyer and Mobile Future advisor Diane Smith will share valuable tips to help you prepare a pitch that will impress investors.
Getting your Legal Ducks in a Row for a Capital Raise: How to prepare and what to expect
There are a variety of legal prerequisites to raising capital and legal issues that can blindside entrepreneurs. This webinar will cover foundational actions on the legal side that startups can take in order to be ready and able to raise capital. Also, the webinar will cover some legal matters to expect in the process.
Social Entrepreneurs: Innovative solutions to social issues
Hear from entrepreneurs who have made it their mission to use mobile to address social issues and build a for-profit business.
How to Build your Brand
This free webinar delves into the world of marketing and delivers tips to help you develop a marketing plan to grab the eyes of investors and consumers. From social media, to free press, to stunt marketing, you have numerous options to increase the awareness of your mobile product.
More Resources for FUTUREpreneurs
The Mobileys honor entrepreneurs who inspire and make a difference through mobile innovation. This annual national competition produced by Mobile Future recognizes and supports wireless apps, services and products that make the world a better place. Information on The Mobileys 2016 competition will be available this spring. To receive information on the call for entries, please contact Mark Rebholz at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tips for Startups: Mobile Future’s new Tips for Startups resource will help hipsters, hackers and hustlers keep their eyes on the prize. Check out the piece.
Mobile Future Blog:From interesting new apps to trends in mobile, Mobile Future’s blog is a great resource for all things mobile. Click here to read the blog.
Internet of Things: Mobile Future’s new infographic illustrates how the Internet of Things is redefining how we live our lives. Check out the infographic.
5G: Accelerating Next Generation Wireless Opportunities Report and Webinar:
Now available for on-demand viewing, the webinar discusses findings from Mobile Future’s recent report on 5G technology. Download the report and watch the webinar.
Digital Learning in the United States: Mobile Future partnered with member company Learn with Homer on an infographic illustrating how administrators, teachers, and students are embracing mobile technology. Check out the infographic.