Learn how to develop great business ideas and bring them to life
Remember these? [Image of Segway]
Segway spent $100 million dollars developing a product that was meant to completely revolutionise transport. It seemed like a great idea. But it failed spectacularly, because nobody bought it.
So how do you create something that people care about, whether that be a great idea, social change or a sustainable business?
“Innovate Like A Startup Founder” is your rapid introduction to Lean Startup methodology. You’ll join two online evening workshops, work through self-paced activities and connect with other motivated participants as you gain practical insights into generating ideas and identifying opportunities for new businesses, products and services.
Whether you want to bring your entrepreneurial ideas to life, supercharge your business through innovation, work in a startup or just build an entrepreneurial skillset for your current or future career, sign up today, and open up to a whole new way of thinking.
About this course
|Workshop 1 - Introduction|
|Workshop 2 – Innovate like a startup founder|
Curious about starting a business? Working on an idea that excites you?
Either way, you want to figure out your next steps. And the tools of innovation and entrepreneurship can pave your way forward.
Every new business starts with an idea. Whether you are making candles in your kitchen, starting an online retail business, or developing a big idea that could change someone’s life, at SSE you can test and explore your ideas with expert insight.
So, how do you come up with your next idea and bring it to life?
In this short course, you’ll get a quick introduction to the methods and tools that you can use to develop innovative products and services.
You’ll learn how to apply these tools to bring your entrepreneurial ideas to life, quickly and effectively. On successful completion, you’ll receive a TAFE Statement of Attainment in Innovation Fundamentals, demonstrating future-proof entrepreneurial skills that employers value.
Along the way, you’ll meet like-minded people on the journey to becoming business owners, innovators or change-makers.
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This course is delivered fully online over one week and should take you about 4-5 hours to complete.
At the start of the course, you’ll join a short session to get oriented, meet your facilitator, network with other participants and set your goals.
Over the course of the week, you’ll develop your ideas with an engaging two-hour self-paced learning module.
At the end of the week, you’ll join a collaborative online workshop to put your learning into practice through a range of individual and team-based activities.
$165 including GST
Approximately 4 hours
By completing this course, you’ll gain:
- Practical insight into generating ideas and identifying opportunities for new businesses, products and services
- An understanding of the Lean Startup process and how to apply it in various contexts
- The chance to make new contacts through structured networking and collaborative work