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Interview With Robert Braathe

Robert Braathe, founder and owner of BE Your Start and Braathe Enterprises, has many years of experience with major American companies including GAP, Disney, and Apple. He has the special ability and unseen willingness to pass on his knowledge and experience from these companies to young people from all around the world, helping them start … Continue reading Interview With Robert Braathe

Space Innovations – NanoRacks

Our team at BE Your Start has always been passionate about helping entrepreneurs and small companies kickstart their business ideas. This time around, we are excited to announce our soon-to-be launched Space Contest, where young and budding entrepreneurs in the space industry can pitch their ideas and join us in our mission to accelerate innovation … Continue reading Space Innovations – NanoRacks

Join Us in Our Race to Space

Breaking into the space industry can be hard. Even though the global space economy is constantly expanding, the pressure to innovate is all too intimidating. Which is why we at BE Your Start, are eager to help space startups and entrepreneurs advance their business goals and set foot in the space race.  Whether it be … Continue reading Join Us in Our Race to Space

Space Innovations – Terran Orbital

This week we will be recounting the progress of a recently founded space company, Terran Orbital (https://terranorbital.com/), and the innovative solutions they have contributed to the space industry. Founded by Marc Bell in 2013 in Irvine, United States, Terran Orbital is into developing/manufacturing pico and nano satellites. They are currently developing a constellation of nanosatellites … Continue reading Space Innovations – Terran Orbital

BEYourStart Seeks Space Entrepreneurs

BE Your Start, ever since its inception in 2017, has been committed in assisting small businesses and startups to find their footing in a 30 million+ small business economy. We are currently observing the rapidly growing global space economy and the innovative contributions being made to it.  Some companies involved in space innovations include: Terra … Continue reading BEYourStart Seeks Space Entrepreneurs

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

TrepCon at Fordham University

On Saturday, February 23, Robert Braathe traveled down to New York City to experience Fordham University 8th annual TrepCon. TrepCon is an event put on every year by the Fordham Entrepreneurship society and Fordham Gabelli School of Business, the day consisted of speakers and panels across many different fields discussing their successes in entrepreneurship and … Continue reading TrepCon at Fordham University

Judging the Innovation Competition

On Friday, April 5th, founder and entrepreneur advisor Robert Braathe was a judge for the Tech Track in the Blackstone Launchpad Innovation Competition at UAlbany. Robert had the pleasure of sitting in on presentations and giving startups feedback to improve their ideas. Robert also donated in-kind services to the top 3 winners of the competition … Continue reading Judging the Innovation Competition

BEYourStart International Entrepreneur Support

During the time that Braathe Enterprises and the BE Your Start program have been in motion, We have had the pleasure of working with International Entrepreneurs on many different types of projects and helping them make connections in the U.S market. So if you or anyone you know internationally is looking to start a business … Continue reading BEYourStart International Entrepreneur Support

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