Startup U: Narrowing Your Niche and Attract Paying Customers

Startup U: Narrowing Your Niche and Attract Paying Customers

Your business or product could serve a great number of people — and since you need paying customers, the more people your product can be used by, the better, right?  Maybe not!  Local entrepreneur, Jennah Lear, will share what she’s learned about narrowing...
Startup Lakewood Site Visit @ Yuzu

Startup Lakewood Site Visit @ Yuzu

One of Lakewood’s most widely known assets is something that nearly everybody can appreciate:  good food and drink.  Open just days ago, the newest addition to the growing food and drink scene in Lakewood, Yuzu, is a Japanese “Izakaya” inspired...
Startup U:  “On Campus” with University Tees

Startup U: “On Campus” with University Tees

Join Startup Lakewood as we kick off the 2016 year by stepping out of our normal locales, and stepping into the offices of University Tees — one of Lakewood’s most successful businesses.  Its unique take on empowering students to be apparel moguls at their...
2015 Startup Lakewood Ideation Challenge

2015 Startup Lakewood Ideation Challenge

The Challenge: Do you have an idea for a business or product which absolutely needs to be brought to market? Are you willing to put some time into actually making that happen? The City of Lakewood’s Ideation Challenge is just for you. Take the Ideation Challenge by...
Startup U: Validating Your New Business Idea

Startup U: Validating Your New Business Idea

Are you interested in validating your new business concept, but aren’t sure where to start?  We’re here to help. Startup U: Business Model Canvas and Validation Plan — the focus for June’s Startup Lakewood event — is designed to help...