Pre-Purchase Advice and Setup for Your Apple Needs in Saratoga Springs

Robert Braathe spent nearly 14 years working with and affiliated with Apple as a manager, member of the Apple Consultants Network, Specialist and Business Specialist. He also returned to Apple for the holiday seasons of 2016 and 2017 to assist customers with shopping for their holiday gifts and year end business purchases. If you are … Continue reading Pre-Purchase Advice and Setup for Your Apple Needs in Saratoga Springs

#Startup802 Update – Student Businesses Up and Running in Bennington, VT

We've had 5 classes of #Startup802 - The Entrepreneurial Mindset here in Bennington, VT in conjunction with CCV and The Lightning Jar, and here are some updates on some of the participants in our programs. Class #1 - Fall 2017 Michelle Marrocco is growing her practice offering voice and violin lessons. Check out her website … Continue reading #Startup802 Update – Student Businesses Up and Running in Bennington, VT

6 Reasons People Don’t Believe In You or Your Ideas

Struggling with traction? Here are 6 reasons people may not believe in you that we've seen first hand in our interactions in the startup community: You think success is having an office and fancy furniture. You listen to loud music on headphones when you should be interacting with your peers and those in your immediate … Continue reading 6 Reasons People Don’t Believe In You or Your Ideas

Encouraging and Managing Idea Creation

This is a research paper I wrote in 2010 for my Managing Creativity in the Organization PhD class - Robert Braathe As CEO of my company, I’d encourage freedom of expression, creative thinking, and innovation in order to generate significant idea creation. Harvard Business Press (2003) indicates that businesses that flow along an S-Curve when … Continue reading Encouraging and Managing Idea Creation

Braathe Volunteers as a Judge at the Greater Capital Region STEAM Expo

For the second year in a row, Robert Braathe served as a volunteer evaluator for the Greater Capital Region STEAM Expo in Colonie, NY. Robert volunteered with over 20 others from the Albany area community to critique high school student projects from Hudson Falls, Colonie and other areas. See a list of the participants below:

BEYourStart in Saratoga Springs for Startup Saratoga October 11, 2017

Robert Braathe of BEYourStart Startup Accelerator will be attending the Startup Saratoga event on Wednesday October 11th. Braathe Enterprises, based in Saratoga Springs since 2008 and founded in 2005, has provided consulting and training for entrepreneurs and business leaders in a variety of industries including IT, e-commerce, hospitality, not-for-profits and consumer products. He most recently … Continue reading BEYourStart in Saratoga Springs for Startup Saratoga October 11, 2017