Watch: "Six Reasons Most Businesses Fail"
Did you know that 60% of the people that start businesses fail in the year of business? I know right. Well if that's shocking you will be completely enameled to learn that 80% of all new businesses currently fail by year three. Why is this? Well I have lived and experienced both of these categories and discovered that the difference in failure and success is applied knowledge. Take about five minutes to watch the video below as I share with you the Six Key Reason why Businesses Fail. Check it out and then register for our upcoming Start-Up University where you can get the tools you need to take the ride of entrepreneurship successfully.
Join us, each Wednesday this summer in July & August, for a semester of Startup University. Learn from the best in the industry about what it looks like to start your own company and how to do it well.
8 classes taught by the best in the industry and invaluable networking.
July 3, 12-1:30 PM
Many people think entrepreneurship is glamorous. Truth is, entrepreneurship is hard. Really, really hard. While it can be an incredible experience – the opportunity to build a better future, being in control of who you work with and how you work while experiencing the direct connection between effort and results, you must be prepared for the journey. This class will be all about starting off and what to expect.
July 10, 12-1:30 PM
What will take your startup to the next level in terms of acquisition and revenue lie in this very important practice. What your end users want and need are sometimes two very different things. Learn how to focus on what provides immediate value for “Earlyvangelists” of your product or service, and how to make this an ongoing part of your business model.
July 17, 12-1:30 PM
We will explore different agile development methodologies, and how to mold the process for your unique team. We’ll also take a look at building an MVP (minimum viable product) in 2018 — from choosing the technology stack, to leveraging free services, and finally going beyond the minimum.
July 24, 12-1:30 PM
It is imperative that a company’s legal affairs are in order, particularly for an emerging growth company that is likely to face increasingly intense due diligence in connection with its capital raises and its ultimate exit event. The session will address the key issues facing startups, provide expert advice on how to avoid and troubleshoot the common pitfalls, and discuss best practices for structuring your startup for longevity and profitability.
July 31, 12-1:30 PM
If pursuing sales is something new for you, or maybe you have started to get some traction and don’t know what’s next? This session will provide concrete steps on how to start the sales process. From establishing processes to talking about wise opportunities we will equip you to build your startup on a firm foundation on facts that will lead to success and a thriving company.
August 7, 12-1:30 PM
Your brand IS your customer’s experience with your company, which is why it’s essential to develop a go-to-market plan that includes customer journeys and empathy mapping before launching. This Branding/Go-To-Market class will introduce you to key concepts and tools that will ensure you are reaching the right people and creating experiences that will drive measurable growth
August 14, 12-1:30 PM
You have a story, and your audience wants to hear it. Learn how to effectively communicate your journey. You will learn how to skillfully share your vision with potential investors and customers alike. This class will make you Shark Tank ready.
August 21, 12-1:30 PM
Learn the various forms of investment and the Investor & Entrepreneur perspectives for each, to set a foundation for your capital raise. Learn best practices for conducting a capital raise, everything from pitching tips, to valuation discussions, and key metrics to address in order to get the right partners in your round. Lastly, we’ll de-code “venture speak” and see what types of businesses are best funded through venture, bootstrapping, bank loans, grants & the variety of other forms of funding.
COURSE PRICING &
EARLY BIRD: $47 FOR ALL COURSES
Registration Includes the Following:
Eight Master Classes on Starting a Business.
On Demand Access to Watch Classes Again after they have streamed live.
30% Discount on Fall Semester Course
30% Off 2020 Dominion Mastermind with Mike Woods.
Bonus Class: The Power of Investing.
Early Bird Ends: June 5, 2019