Promote entrepreneurial America: Announce that the SBA, at the President's directive, will help States & local schools, colleges, and universities create Entrepreneur Competitions each year to present business proposals. Local business people, venture capitalists, and investors will be the judges. Winners will be announced in different categories, will also compete at the State and National level.
Create national events where both startups and investors can have booths like a trade show. This way investors can seek out great new companies and startups can get access to funding partners. 90% of great companies that do not get funding is not because of the idea, but it is because of lack of the correct exposure to the right investors.
Create national entrepreneurship program.
Mission: Create 1,000,000 new entrepreneurs within the next four years
Program: Education, Mentoring, Funding, and Development of new entrepreneurs.
Follow through with funding and development of new ideas on behalf of these entrepreneurs that matter to our nation
Likely entrepreneurs are often young, educated professionals... more »
Offer federal tax credits to budding entrepreneurs and inventors for the fees associated with the filing a patent application.