June 4, 2021

Comparing Startup Incubators to Accelerators and Studios

Comparing Startup Incubators to Accelerators and Studios June 4, 2021 Incubators are one of several models for supporting startup companies, and operate within a broader ecosystem that includes accelerators, startup studios, and coworking spaces. What sets incubators apart, with some exceptions, is that they typically have a longer period of residency, are […]
June 3, 2021

What Are Startup Studios and How Do They Work?

What Are Startup Studios and How Do They Work? June 14, 2021 What Are Startup Studios and How Do They Work? Startup studios—also known as venture studios—are a model for early-stage company creation that sets itself apart by building companies from scratch within a studio environment. Typically, a startup studio has an […]
June 1, 2021

Origin Story for Project Ascendance

Origin Story for Project Ascendance Project Ascendance started as an initiative of Artemis Connection, which is a boutique management consultancy focused on strategy, intrapreneurship, and transformative impact. Artemis Connection was founded in 2016 by Christy Johnson, a Stanford GSB graduate, McKinsey alumna, and career educator.  Part of Artemis Connection’s origin story was […]
December 26, 2020

We Believe in Giving Back: 4.5% Annual Report 2019-2020

We Believe in Giving Back: 4.5% Annual Report 2019-2020 This year brought unprecedented challenges to communities across the United States. Foundations, nonprofits and social service agencies have been hit particularly hard by the effects of COVID-19, as the need for their services has ballooned, and – for some – their ability to […]
January 1, 2019

We Believe in Giving Back – 4.5% Annual Report 2018-2019

We Believe in Giving Back – 4.5% Annual Report 2018-2019 Giving back has been at our core from the beginning. The Artemis Connection 4.5% Promise supports our vision of creating a positive impact so everyone can reach their full potential. It is our commitment to helping change lives, communities, and organizations. Each […]
June 26, 2018

We Believe in Giving Back – 4.5% Annual Report 2017-2018

We Believe in Giving Back – 4.5% Annual Report 2017-2018 As we began the 4.5% promise two years ago, we saw an opportunity to put action to our belief that we are all responsible for making the world a better place. The “we” means each of us as organizations, individuals, and collectively […]