The [email protected] program coordinates several student-oriented activities aimed at fostering entrepreneurship. This extracurricular program will offers students an outstanding opportunity to extend knowledge and skills they have acquired through Williams’ exceptional liberal arts curriculum.
[email protected] will be coordinating the 7th annual Williams Business Plan Challenge during the 2017-2018 academic year. The Venture Competition will be held March 2nd-4th and will include the Alumni Shark Tank. The winning team will be offered financial support and mentorship toward building their business during the summer months of 2018.
For inquiries or further information, please contact:
Tonio Palmer, Entrepreneur-In-Residence (413) 597-2311 or [email protected]
On how to be a change-agent/social entrepreneur/find yourself/find internships:
Curious about work life in a Start-up? Ready to start your own company and want to see what other Eph's have done? Please join us on a two-day Career Trek to Boston Jan. 29th-30th. Sign-up via Handshake Here. Questions: Contact Tonio Palmer, Entrepreneur-in-Residence at the Career Center. E-mail [email protected]
Raising money for a start up:
Khan Academy- Raising money
The art of the pitch:
Components of a Great Pitch
Matt Warta Gutcheck
Josh Light Cup Ad (Winning Pitch)
Buckle Blocker (Winning Pitch)
Hoist – MIT (Winning Pitch)
Video of Art of the Pitch Workshop (2012), Part 1
Video of Art of the Pitch Workshop (2012), Part 2
Video of Art of the Pitch Workshop (2012), Part 3
These are a sample of classes offered during Winter Study 2018.
- ECON 13 Essential Tools for Creating a Successful Startup
- ECON 16 Venture Capital
- ECON 17 How to Start a Startup
- ENVI 18 Sustainable Business Models
Meet With Your Advisor
For quick questions, stop by the ’68 Center for Career Exploration 1-3:45 p.m., Monday through Friday. Walk-in appointments are 15 minutes. If you’re ready to discuss career options, resume and cover letter, job applications, or interview skills, you can use Handshake to set up a half hour appointment.
Tonio Palmer, Entrepreneur-in-Residence