Startup Basics: Providing entrepreneurs with the tools they need to get started.
Targeted skills coaching and individualized action plans developed by experienced Executives-in-Residence and supported by industry experts.
WHO IS IT FOR?
Anybody looking to learn more about business and startup fundamentals is a great fit for the Startup Basics Program. The course is most benefi cial for those in the early stages who likely have an idea or are considering building a company.
WHAT IS THE STARTUP BASICS PROGRAM?
We know that entrepreneurship can often seem daunting or intimidating to those fi rst starting out. The Startup Basics Program helps minimize this fear by providing entrepreneurs with the tools they need to get started, get validated, and get to market.
Startup Basics fi lls a gap in the entrepreneurial ecosystem bringing skill progression and light-touch mentorship to help early stage entrepreneurs structure and curate their ideas.
This stage of entrepreneur eventually start companies and create signifi cant community and economic benefit. All startups and growth stage companies start at the idea stage; nurturing at this stage is an essential service in a productive ecosystem.
1. Startup Fundamentals
2. Positioning Statement & Minimal Viable Product
3. Legal & Accounting Basics
4. Business Model Canvas
5. Customer Discovery & Validation
6. Budget Basics & Protecting Your Idea
8. Lived It & Learned it — advice from experienced entrepreneurs