Startup BoostCamp: Useful tools for 1st time entrepreneurs

All you need to boost your startup project
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (42 ratings)
6,701 students
Startup BoostCamp: Useful tools for 1st time entrepreneurs
Rating: 4.3 out of 5 (42 ratings)
6,703 students
Entrepreneurs will get the basic tools to start their project
16 homework to prepare a great business plan
Get ready to pitch an investor

Requirements

  • No basic requirements, just a startup project to boost up !
Description

This course is the summary of about 8 years of practices of a Belgian Startup Boostcamp by the author, Ben Piquard.

Initially taught with the Microsoft Innovation Center in Belgium (2010 Price of best MIC WW Initiative), the boostcamp spread a bit everywhere in Belgium and has now more than 300 alumni, with some great success stories.

This MOOC is also used as an introduction to the current MIC Brussels Boostcamp and to prepare for the "One Hour Challenge" pitch sessions that help startups raise investor funding.

Ben Piquard is currently CEO of a seed startup fund in Belgium and helps startups and projects on a daily based.

Who this course is for:
  • Beginner Startup Entrepreneurs
Course content
5 sections • 34 lectures • 4h 48m total length
  • Introduction
    23:59
  • Home Work #1
    00:35
  • Home Work #2
    00:03
  • Home Work #3
    00:01
  • Value Proposition Canevas
    20:41
  • Home Work #4
    00:03
  • Blue Ocean
    10:10
  • Home Work #5
    00:06
  • Customer segmentations
    08:27
  • Home work #6
    00:19
  • Value Architecture
    05:40
  • Home Work #7
    00:05
  • Make or Buy ?
    04:51
  • Home work #8
    00:10
  • P&L Carton de bière
    18:28
  • Home work #9
    00:12
  • Cash Flow Management
    23:54
  • Home Work #10
    00:10
  • How solid is your BMC ?
    21:08
  • Home Work #11
    00:04
  • Lean Practices
    12:51
  • Home work #12
    00:11
  • Lean B2B : Early Adopter Program
    26:09
  • Home Work #13
    00:24
  • How red is your BMC ?
    09:01
  • Home Work #14
    00:08
  • Innovate with your BMC
    12:59
  • Home work #15
    00:04
  • We fund plan, no ideas
    33:02
  • Home work #16
    00:34
  • Next step, the world is yours !
    08:17
  • Home work #17
    00:03

Instructor
Commercial Engineer, Startup Coach
Ben Piquard
  • 4.2 Instructor Rating
  • 162 Reviews
  • 8,204 Students
  • 2 Courses

Graduated in 1992 from HEC liège, Ben Piquard is an economist who has been working for more than 25 years in many startups and corporate organisations, from Hyperion, Siebel, PeopleSoft or Microsoft.

Ex director of the Belgian Microsoft Innovation Centers in Belgium (from 2008 to 2014), he launched the Startup Boostcamps in Belgium and coached many Startup Week-end and took part to many startup juries since 2008.

Ben is now the CEO of LeanSquare, a startup seed fund in Liège and remains the main coach of the Microsoft Innvation Center in Brussels, heart of Europe.