In September 2013, Young Americas Business Trust (YABT) re-launched our BOOT Camp (Business Opportunities Online Training), giving it a new image and improving its functionality. On Wednesday 16th (Spanish) and Thursday October 17th(English), we will also begin a new season for the TIC Americas and Eco-Challenge 2014* BOOT Camp Webinars, beginning with Session 101: Want to know about the top competition for young entrepreneurs from the Americas? Click to register for Spanish or English session.
The Business Opportunities Online Training (BOOT Camp) is a resource center for entrepreneurs, managed by YABT. The BOOT Camp features a variety of materials for business development, including training videos, manuals and links to external sources. Here, entrepreneurs can access free resources that are designed to support them in working on project development, personnel management, marketing, finance and administration.
YABT partners with a number of organizations and professionals to ensure that our entrepreneurs have access to the latest resources and training material. While navigating our Camp, you will find a number of resources, including webinars, video tutorials, informative documents, useful links and also register for a Live Webinars.
The October 16th and 17th sessions will launch the BOOT Camp Series: Preparation for TIC Americas and Eco-Challenge 2014. The webinar will explore the benefits of the competition for young entrepreneurs, provide all the necessary information for participants and give the opportunity to interact with a successful participant from a previous edition.
Check back frequently for announcements about our Live Online Webinars!
*The Talent and Innovation Competition of the Americas (TIC Americas) is an international entrepreneurship support platform and business accelerator for young entrepreneurs and business startups. It is developed and implemented by the Young Americas Business Trust (YABT) with support from the Organization of American States (OAS) and our international partners.
In 2009, PepsiCo and YABT partnered to create the Eco-Challenge, a category of awards within TIC Americas, focused on innovative projects that offer creative solutions to environmental issues. This year's edition includes a special subcategory for Central America, sponsored by the Central American Bottling Corporation (CBC).