Abstracts are in, this year’s competition looks exciting!

We’re looking forward to another great BizGen season, the abstracts from 19 teams have been received and look incredibly interesting. The teams competing this year include Concord, Portsmouth, Derryfield, Souhegan, Oyster River, Milford, Pinkerton, Moultonborough Academy, Brewster Academy and Central Catholic. If teams have not already, don’t forget to register your individual team members on […]

BizGen 2017 Abstracts!

Hey BizGen, I hope you all made it through the little storm we just got and used the time off of school to explore some great new business ideas – or at least caught up on some sleep! Reminder that the first deadline of the season is coming right up. April 1st is the deadline […]

Happy New Year BizGen!

We hope you all had a wonderful holiday break and hit the ground running in the new year! We’ve been busy preparing for the 2017 season. The event will be Thursday, May 25th, at the University of New Hampshire. More details soon to follow. You also might be interested in a nice article that ran […]

BizGen Videos all up on our Vimeo site

I hope everyone’s summer is going great! Hard to believe it’s already August. Just a quick note that all the finalist presentations are up on our Vimeo site. You can access it via the gray video link on the header of the BizGen website, or just click here: https://vimeo.com/tag:bizgen

2016 BizGen photos are posted

We had some great teams, wonderful ideas, and compelling stories pitched at 2016 BizGen. Photos from the event are now posted to our Flickr account, linked at the top of the BizGen home page and here: https://www.flickr.com/photos/132944277@N02/albums/72157669545947572 Keep those ideas moving forward!

Another Wonderful BizGen Competition is Complete!

What a great event this last Thursday at the Paul College on the UNH campus in Durham! Congratulations to all the teams. In total we had 18 teams competing from Concord, Pinkerton, Derryfield, Gorham, Soughegan, Oyster River, Bishop Brady, Merrimack, and Portsmouth high schools. Every team at the event had put in numerous hours and […]

Presentations Due by 10pm Tonight!

Tomorrow is the big day! We’re sure the teams are putting the final touches on their pitches and getting some final practice time in. Don’t forget, the deadline to submit the presentations is 10pm tonight. When you arrive at the Paul College tomorrow morning the presentations will already be loaded on the audio/visual systems in […]

Team Surveys have been sent – we need them back before May 26th!

Each year BizGen surveys our coaches and teams to understand what they valued about the BizGen process, and what we can do better. In past years this has resulted in the development of curriculum, and the movement of the competition to a weekday. This year’s team surveys were sent today. We’ll be checking to make […]

Outlines are in, presentations due by 10pm, May 25th

Just a quick note, we’ve received all team outlines. This year we’ll have 18 teams competing, a big jump from the 12 we had last year. Should be a great event judging by the quality of thinking we’re seeing in many of the outlines. The event kicks off with registration opening at 8am, Thursday May […]

Happy Outline Day!

Hard to believe we’re under one week from the competition. Things are shaping up nicely. We’ve got a great group of judges ready to get a look at the pitch outlines due today. These allow the judges to be prepared for your pitch and are part of the overall judging process. Also, just received some […]