Often, the best way to learn is to hear the stories, lessons learned, and tips & tricks of those who have been there before you. This class is about hearing these entrepreneurial accounts first-hand.
The course brings in a broad range of entrepreneurs (both successful and not successful) who founded and still operate their businesses. We examine some of the toughest issues entrepreneurs can expect in start-ups.
WHAT WE’LL TACKLE
Bootstrapping (when you cannot afford a team)
Picking a partner
Early stage legal challenges
Intellectual property challenges
Team challenges (firing a friend)
Dirty, or questionable capital
Generating that first sale of an unproven product
Managing during crisis (personally and professionally)
Dealing with failure