Outcomes & Impact

We are thrilled to share our first-ever impact report, full of data
and learning from the Global Institute classes of 2010-2014!
Click below to read.

Full ReportExecutive Summary

Unreasonable Impact At-A-Glance

 

7 Institutes so far, 5 in Boulder (Unreasonable Global) and one each in Uganda (Unreasonable East Africa) and Mexico (Unreasonable Mexico). Launching 10 Labs all around the world.

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352 mentors supporting our entrepreneurs

603 funders supporting our entrepreneurs

364 partners helping us find great entrepreneurs

Impact from Unreasonable Global Ventures

The rest of the data reported on this page reflects ventures that participated in the Global Institute in Boulder from 2010-2014. We are in the process of collecting data from UMX & UEA and look forward to sharing it soon!

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116 ventures

88% still active

80% of entrepreneurs are still with their Unreasonable venture

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One Year After Institute // Two Years After Institute
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Read Stories of Impact

Details on Unreasonable Global Ventures

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List details the number of Unreasonable Global Ventures creating impact in each country
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Unreasonable Global Ventures by Class

Class # of
Ventures
% Still
Active
% with
Female
Cofounder
% that Raised
Funds Since
Selection
Total Funding
Raised Since
Selection
Total Lives
Benefitted
2010 22 68% 52% 100%  $44.2 mil 576k
2011 26 84% 54% 92% $14.9m 1.2m
2012 22 100% 36% 88% $7.0m 2.7m
2013 12 100% 83% 100% $4.7m 3.2m
2014 11 100% 27% 90%  $1.3m 545k
Total/Average 93 88% 52% 93% $72.1m 8.2m

 

Feedback on the Unreasonable Experience

Our goal is for 100% of our ventures to report that the Unreasonable Institute profoundly empowered them through each of these key elements of our program. We’re not there yet, but are encouraged that our performance has consistently improved year-over-year as we’ve applied learning and adjusted accordingly.

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  • 75% of entrepreneurs are still in touch with the mentors introduced to them at the Unreasonable Institute
  • 86% of entrepreneurs (and 100% of the class of 2014) report that the skills they learned or practiced at the Institute empowered them to identify and build relationships with new mentors
  • 84% of entrepreneurs (and 100% of the class of 2014) report that the skills and resources provided by the Unreasonable Institute empowered them to identify and connect with funders on their own
  • 98% of entrepreneurs are still in touch with members of the Unreasonable community
  • 95% of entrepreneurs have recommended the Unreasonable Institute to a fellow entrepreneur

To learn more about our approach to measuring impact, read more here.