How to get the most from demoday

Posted by Cian on Jul 21, 2015 4:30:53 PM

Most accelerator programs have some form of demoday.  Their version of a graduation.   The audiences for this event can vary significantly.  Regardless of the audience, here are a few things you can do before, during and after to ensure your company gets the most out of it.

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Topics: Microsoft Ventures, Beagle, Demoday

The Startup Journey

Posted by Iulius on Jun 19, 2015 1:00:00 PM

The Micosoft Ventures startup accelerator. It's a journey, but you don't start from scratch. We all came here with well defined goals and plans on how to achieve them. And that's by design, since it's an admission criteria. We are not here to be taught how to do the job, we're here to prove we deserve to have a faster growth and that external help would be well invested in us.

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Topics: Microsoft Ventures

Life at Microsoft Ventures Accelerator

Posted by Bogdan on Jun 19, 2015 12:00:00 PM

Launching a startup is an adventure.   It is filled with excitement, frustration, fulfilled or broken dreams. I’m sure anybody who’s been in this business has memories about all the long days and sleepless nights. We, “The Beagles”, are of course no exception. We’ve come a long way from being a team spread across the world working on a prototype of an awesome and innovative product. Everything has changed in the way we work since we’ve all been reunited and working together, inside one of the best sceneries a young and ambitious company would wish to.

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Topics: Microsoft Ventures

Top 10 Things We Did To Get into Microsoft Ventures

Posted by Samantha on Jun 19, 2015 11:00:00 AM

We had been working on Beagle for a year when we first heard of Microsoft Ventures Accelerator in Seattle (MVAS). Beta was on track for March and we were signing up initial users. 

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Topics: Microsoft Ventures