There are a lot of things happening this week, the market for training courses is slow, but I am still running a class starting tonight so I’m surviving. But there’s good news in almost every other front.
a) Got selected to join SMU’s start-up incubation program
While juggling all the balls in the air, I created a pitch to see whether my startup plan can qualify to be part of an incubator. The attraction for me was to initially was to subject myself to “Shark Tank” grilling by business veterans and then maybe explode and fail in a dramatic manner. If I succeed, then I get to teach myself how to build a proper start-up.
Problem is that beyond ERM, most of my ideas are half-baked and experimental. So the pitch creation was designed to be candid about my business prospects and explain my weaknesses – I focused on my poor Millenial engagement numbers,