How to get started


Ultimately, a full blown Scale Up project involves thousands of people from all sectors and dozens of programs and activities. But taking the first step towards scaling up your local economy is simple:

Driving Economic Growth through Scale Up Ecosystems – A three-day open program at Babson by the pioneer of the concept of entrepreneurship ecosystems, Daniel Isenberg. Driving Economic Growth is a program for individuals and regional teams, and is the only open program for local economic development leaders to learn the full Scale Up methodology, including the Scale Up Tookit™.

Stakeholder Activation Process – A three-month process of activating and aligning stakeholders, including several one-day workshops for regional leaders to apply the Scale Up methodology to assess their local ecosystem’s assets and plan a Scale Up project. 

Scale Up Ecosystems for Growth A three-day program for local economic development professionals and their teams, Scale Up Ecosystems for Growth is a customized version of Driving Economic Growth.

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Scale Up Communications Training – A six-module training program to teach communities how to build a culture of growth using specific messaging tools.