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How to Find (and Compensate) a Co-Founder

On this interactive webinar, Jonathan Greechan discussed where to look for co-founders, how to determine co-founder compatibility, how to split equity, and how to avoid common mistakes.

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Startup Funding 101: How to Get Started with Adeo Ressi

Learn the basics of startup funding from Founder Institute CEO, Adeo Ressi. Listen in as he breaks it down and runs through the starting point basics with Onevest founder, Shahab Kaviani.

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Founder Institute Cincinnati Fall 2016 semester enters final phase

We’re almost finished with our first Founder Institute Cincinnati semester, we’re going to be graduating eight new companies and nine founders into the StartupCincy ecosystem. There are only two sessions left with the founders having a January 11 deadline for legal. We’ll be finishing up on January 18, 2017, and things can’t possibly be better.

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Founder Institute Cincinnati Fall 2016: Revenue Models


As if it weren’t an already crazy busy week with Techstars FounderCon here in Cincinnati this week, we’re having our usual Wednesday night Founder Institute meetup. This week’s major focus is Revenue Models.

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Founder Institute Cincinnati Fall 2016 VIP Launch Party

This is it! After a long summer of recruiting, we’re launching the first inaugural semester of Founder Institute Cincinnati. Last evening was the VIP launch party for the founders, families, and friends. We enjoyed a lot of camaraderie, drinks, discussions, and encouragement for everyone endeavoring to complete the program.

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Why Join The Founder Institute

The Founder Institute is the WORLD’s LARGEST network of entrepreneurs and mentors. If you are up to the challenge, our comprehensive step-by-step curriculum will give you the structure, mentor support, and global network you need to start an enduring company. Many leaders of the world’s fastest-growing startups have used the program to transition from employee to…

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How to start a startup in Cincinnati – Founder Institute Cincinnati Fall 2016

Last evening we held a huge event for the launch of Founder Institute Cincinnati. #StartupCincy: How to Start a Startup in Cincinnati was a big success with over 200 people in attendance.

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Meet Adeo Ressi, Founder and CEO at The Founder Institute

As the managing director of Founder Institute Cincinnati, I’m always interested in hearing what Adeo Ressi has to say. He’s the founder and CEO… my “boss” (sort of). This is a little bit older of a video where he did an episode of This Week In Startups with Jason Calacanis.

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Founder Institute Cincinnati

A group of colleagues and I have decided to take the plunge and launch the Cincinnati chapter of Founder Institute. The Founder Institute is the world’s premier idea-stage accelerator & startup launch program. For talented entrepreneurs up to the challenge, our comprehensive step-by-step program provides the structure, mentor support, and network of entrepreneurs needed to start…

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