Entrepreneurship – NEW class for 2017

Want to learn what the “big idea” is with Entrepreneurship? Learn about business by doing business with your own lean startup in just five days. Startup Aggieland staff from the Center for New Ventures and Entrepreneurship in the Mays Business School have teamed up with the Creative Studies Institute in the College of Education and Human Development to bring you this course that introduces students to principles of creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurship towards learning the lean startup methodology for developing businesses and products. You’ll learn the basics of creating an innovative product using consumer driven design principles. Think you could swim with the sharks in the tank? Participants will hone their presentation skills and pitch potential investors with guidance from Startup Aggieland’s network of mentors and student entrepreneurs. Through this class you’ll learn how to launch a new venture, validate your market, and discover ways that you can explore entrepreneurship on your own. Have fun learning how to make your ideas stand out by “Starting Up!”