Corner2Corner

Creative Communities Partner

If you have ever dreamed about being your own boss, working from home, or turning your business idea into a reality, this class is right for you. This 10 week class works on validating and expanding your business idea. Topics include how to develop a business plan, market research, customer development, financial planning, marketing, branding, social media, and more. Come learn from proven business leaders and coaches who want to help you bring your idea to the marketplace today! This class ends with a pitch competition that will include a grand first place prize to help launch your new business.

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Startup Spotlight: Cirrus Insight

Software-as-a-Service (Knoxville, TN)

150,000 professionals use Cirrus Insight to increase productivity in Gmail and Outlook. Fortune 500 companies and freelancers alike use Cirrus Insight for email tracking, email templates, drip campaigns, follow up reminders, meeting scheduling, and world-class Salesforce integration. Inc. Magazine ranked Cirrus Insight #41 on its Inc. 500 list of fastest-growing … read more

LITE Memphis: Building the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

Written by Brandon Lomax, LITE Participant   Brandon is a participant in “Let’s Innovate Through Education,” a Memphis youth program that empowers African-American/Latino high school students to launch entrepreneurial ideas in their own communities. This six-month incubator offers weekly check-ins to develop an idea using a customer feedback process. Then … read more