Business Innovation Group (BIG)
College of Business

3 Day Startup Call for Mentors

WHAT DOES BEING A MENTOR FOR 3 DAY STARTUP (3DS) MEAN?

Students need your leadership and input from your experiences and skill set.  3DS is a shark-tank style business competition held on Georgia Southern’s campus over a weekend.  Your time and expertise is highly valued and is a big part of making this event a success.  This is a remarkable opportunity for you to recruit potential talent and an excellent networking occasion for all.

WHAT DO I HAVE TO DO?

  • Provide guidance for students who in most cases are starting a business for the first time
  • Use your experience and expertise to offer advice and suggestions to student teams   
  • Help the teams create and deliver a powerpoint presentation and final pitch to investors on Sunday, February 18, 2018
  • Help student teams advance their ideas and teach students about working in early-stage startups
  • Commit at least three hours to mentoring students
  • Diverse skill sets like graphic design, writing, engineering, chemistry, accounting marketing or finance, etc. are welcomed as student ideas come from all majors

HOW DO I PARTICIPATE?     

E-mail Suzanne Hallman at shallman@georgiasouthern.edu or call (912) 478-5586

Event Dates:  Friday, Feb. 16 – Monday, Feb. 19

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