business incubators

Business Incubator

A program to help a start-up stay in business. A business incubator may offer management consulting or other services to provide a new company with needed resources to overcome common problems. Very commonly, business incubators also offer more concrete aid, such as free or discounted rent on an office for the first six months of operations. Companies that pass through a business incubator stage have a much higher success rate than those that do not.

business incubators

an organization of services designed to nurture young businesses. They aim to reduce the failure rate of early stage companies and speed the growth of companies which have the potential to create employment and wealth. The incubator could take the form of property offering small workshops units with secretarial and management services.
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BUSINESS incubators are environments designed specifically to help start-up enterprises with plans for high growth.
Region: Midwest (ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI IL MI IN OH KY) Category: Business Incubators Listing #:53314 (B) [To receive the contact name for this listing, reference the five-digit number which follows each listing and e-mail to FirstList, mergers@firstlist.
National Business Incubators Association (NBIA) upon which NBIA provides Bader for Business Incubators with necessary information, business techniques,.
There are about 1,000 business incubators in North America, up from only 12 in 1980, according to the National Business Incubation Association (www.
Business incubators provide precisely this type of assistance.
Business incubators as a technological infrastructure for supporting small innovative firms' activities.
Most other certified business incubators are for service and light manufacturing industries, or businesses conducting research and development activities.
These, and hundreds of successful products and companies--the Google and Lycos search engines, the cancer-busting drug Taxol, and the Internet grocer Peapod, to name but a few--began life in university-affiliated business incubators.
In the race to capture the high-tech office market, some brokerage firms are reaching out to business incubators, where start-up companies conduct business in the early stages of development.
The purpose of this paper is to describe four strategic approaches that may be particularly useful for entrepreneurs with disabilities to access the new economic infrastructure: (a) educational technical assistance, (b) small business incubators, (c) financing options and opportunities, and (d) international competition.
The Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Northeastern Pennsylvania (BFTP/NEP) board approved total investments of $660,195 with two early stage technology companies, two established manufacturers, and eight business incubators.
The goal of business incubators is to increase the chance that a start-up will succeed; to achieve growth; shorten the time and reduce the cost of establishing and growing the business.

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