Pandemic Doesn’t Slow Down Would-Be Entrepreneurs

Leaders of budding businesses share lessons learned when COVID-19 moved the Tufts $100k New Ventures Competition online.

Thinking on your feet is just one of the qualities that entrepreneurs need, but it certainly was on display earlier this month at the Tufts $100k New Ventures Competition, in which teams competed for prizes and in-kind services totaling more than $100,000.

Rather than cancel the competition amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Tufts community quickly pivoted to convert the event, now in its seventeenth year, to an online experience.

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