Updated: Dec 31, 2020
When you’re at the beginning stages of your start-up there will be a time where you’ll need advice, a little bit of direction and even funding. Accelerators are an excellent way to receive mentorship, guidance, and the knowledge to propel your business forward faster than you could’ve imagined.
In fact, some investors won’t invest in start-ups that haven’t attended some form of an accelerator program. Participating in one de-risks you to future investors. It’s intense and grueling but it shows investors not only can you and your team work towards a common goal, but that you’re willing and open to developing your skills as members of a founding team.