May 4, 2021
Parsons Entrepreneur Academy Honored by Fast Company’s World Changing Ideas 2021
For this 12 months’s Education part of their World Changing Ideas awards, Fast Company seemed for firms or initiatives which are serving to encourage higher and extra equitable studying.
Parsons Entrepreneur Academy acquired an Honorable Mention this 12 months, alongside different progressive initiatives from main manufacturers and establishments together with Google, Duolingo, T-Mobile, and extra. Parsons Entrepreneur Academy, which launched in February, 2021, was chosen from a globally numerous pool of greater than 4,000 entries throughout a wide range of industries, together with design, training, meals, politics, know-how, and extra.
“We are honored to be identified as a World Changing Idea by Fast Company,” says Belén Aranda-Alvarado, who leads the advertising and marketing efforts at Parsons Entrepreneur Academy. “Our mission is to inspire creative entrepreneurs to build successful businesses around their art. Since launch, we have created a network of almost 2,000 creative entrepreneurs, enrolled over 350 individuals in our online courses, mentored creative professionals at very different stages in their start-up journey, and shared business training with over 4,000 webinar participants from all over the world.”
“There is no question our society and planet are facing deeply troubling times. So, it’s important to recognize organizations that are using their ingenuity, impact, design, scalability, and passion to solve these problems,” says Stephanie Mehta, editor-in-chief of Fast Company. “Our journalists, under the leadership of senior editor Morgan Clendaniel, have discovered some of the most groundbreaking projects that have launched since the start of 2020.”
Affordable net instruments are offering many creatives with a chance to launch their very own enterprise ventures, permitting them to search out new methods to financially maintain and shield their artistic practices. Next up for Parsons Entrepreneur Academy would be the launch of three new on-line programs that may empower artistic professionals within the early phases of their entrepreneurial journey.
“Courses like Building a Mission Driven Creative Business are an opportunity to design a solid foundation for a business and its community to grow, while Quickbooks for Creatives and Funding Your Business shine a light on finance strategies available to new business founders,” mentioned C.A. Long, MFA, Director of Digital Learning at Parsons Entrepreneur Academy.
Enrollment is open now and these 8 week Instructor-led programs will start in June.