Business Bulletin
February 2022
Deadline to apply for fifth annual LION Tank competition is March 6
LION Tank is an annual pitch competition hosted by the Mont Alto LaunchBox. This year’s event is scheduled to be held in the campus’ newly renovated auditorium (potential for remote access).

During the competition, contestants will pitch their business plans and field questions from three judges. Following all the presentations, the judges will confer to determine the winners.
The Importance of Creativity in Business
When you think of creativity, job titles such as graphic designer or marketer may come to mind. Yet, creativity and innovation are important across all industries because business challenges require inventive solutions.

Here’s an overview of creativity’s importance in business, how it pairs with design thinking, and how to encourage it in the workplace.
How To Launch a Partner Program: 9 Partnership Considerations
When launching a new partner program designed to increase referrals and new sales, what should you think about? We asked small business owners and partnership managers for their best insights. From setting realistic goals to establishing communication expectations, here are several tips to help your company launch a partner program.