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Calling All Entrepreneurs: Learn How to Create a Successful Startup Strategy

Spirit of Jefferson
September 17, 2014
Written by Joseph Rice, director, Eastern Panhandle Technology Innovation Center at American Public University System

Entrepreneurship is vital to the success of our national economy. Fostering a business culture of innovation is no less important in the greater Jefferson County business community. My employer, American Public University System in Charles Town, was founded by an entrepreneur and plans to help other local entrepreneurs develop their own businesses.

The new Eastern Panhandle Technology Innovation Center, a nonprofit business incubator being nurtured by APUS, is scheduled to launch early next year. APUS is currently working with the Jefferson County Development Authority to provide some coaching and mentoring for the clients of the incubator.
Read the entire article at Spirit of Jefferson.

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American Public University System, recipient of the Online Learning Consortium (OLC) Ralph E. Gomory Award for Quality Online Education and five-time recipient of the OLC Effective Practice Award, offers more than 200 online degree and certificate programs through American Military University and American Public University. More than 70,000 alumni worldwide have benefited from APUS's relevant curriculum, affordability, and flexibility in pursuing and earning degrees in such areas as business, information technology, and security and global studies. For further information, visit

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