Frequently Asked Questions
What is StartingBlock Madison? StartingBlock Madison is a vibrant entrepreneurial hub and coworking space located in the heart of Madison, Wisconsin. It serves as a launchpad for startups, providing a supportive and collaborative environment for entrepreneurs, innovators, and small businesses to thrive.
Who can join StartingBlock? StartingBlock is open to anyone interested in entrepreneurship, innovation, and coworking. Whether you're a solo entrepreneur, startup founder, freelancer, or a team member of an established business, you are welcome to become a member and utilize our workspace and community resources.
How can I become a member of StartingBlock? Becoming a member of StartingBlock is easy! You can visit our website at www.startingblockmadison.org and click on the "Join" or "Membership" section to explore the membership options. Choose the plan that suits your needs, and you can sign up online.
What are the different membership plans available? StartingBlock offers various membership plans to cater to different needs. Our plans typically include options for hot desks in the coworking area, dedicated desks, and private offices.
Can I try out StartingBlock before becoming a member? Yes, you can! StartingBlock offers a free trial day for individuals who are interested in becoming members. This allows you to experience our coworking space, amenities, and community before making a commitment.
What amenities does StartingBlock offer? StartingBlock offers a wide range of amenities to support your work and business needs. These include modern coworking spaces, private offices, meeting rooms, high-speed internet, printing facilities, coffee and refreshment areas, event spaces, and access to mentorship and networking opportunities.
Are there any networking events or programs at StartingBlock? Yes, we regularly host networking events, workshops, seminars, and panel discussions on various topics related to entrepreneurship, technology, and innovation. These events provide excellent opportunities to connect with like-minded individuals, investors, and potential partners.
Is there parking available at StartingBlock? Yes, StartingBlock offers monthly parking at the Livingston Street parking ramp for its members. You can find nearby parking options on our website or contact our team for more information.
Can I book meeting rooms or event spaces at StartingBlock? Yes, members and non-members can book meeting rooms and event spaces at StartingBlock. Our spaces are equipped with modern amenities and can be reserved by reaching out to our community team.
Can I host my own events at StartingBlock? Yes, members have the opportunity to host their events at StartingBlock . Whether it's a workshop, meetup, or networking event, we encourage our members to share their knowledge and expertise with the community.
Does StartingBlock offer any support for startups and entrepreneurs? Absolutely! StartingBlock Madison provides a supportive ecosystem for startups and entrepreneurs. We offer mentorship programs, workshops, networking events, and access to a community of experienced individuals who can offer guidance and support.
Does StartingBlock have a code of conduct? Yes, StartingBlock maintains a code of conduct to ensure a respectful and positive environment for all members and visitors. By joining our community, you agree to abide by this code of conduct, which promotes collaboration, inclusivity, and professionalism.
Does StartingBlock offer any resources for funding or investment opportunities? While StartingBlock does not directly provide funding or investment opportunities, we do have a network of investors, mentors, and organizations that can assist startups in finding the resources they need.