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Apr 12 - Apr 15 | Raleigh, NC, USA
The sky is not the limit !

About this Program

The bootstrap is THE PLACE TO BE to give life to entrepreneurial ideas of SKEMA students from Raleigh and Belo campuses !
Mentors will challenge you and make sure you will find the right way to leverage your business opportunities. You will find out how to design a solid value proposition and produce and deliver it profitably through the right business model!

Day 1 (Raleigh time. +1h for Belo time)
8:00 – 8:30 : Kick-off and introduction of the BOOTSTRAP
8:30 – 9:30 : Pitch your entrepreneurial idea
9:45 - 10:15 : Defining the value proposition
10:15 - 12.00 : Practice and coaching
Day 1 Deliverables: First draft of the Value Proposition slides
Afternoon is free to work on your value proposition slides

Day 2
8.00 – 9:00 : Pitches of the value proposition
9.00 – 9:30 : From the value proposition to the business model
9:45 – 12:00 : Practice and coaching
Day 2 Deliverables: first draft of your lite business plan
Afternoon is free to work on your business model slides

Day 3
8:00 – 8:45 : Testimonial from an entrepreneur
9:00 – 12:00 : Practice and coaching (cont.)
Day 3 Deliverables: Fine-tuned business model
Afternoon is free to finalize your pitched business plan

Day 4
8:00-8:15 : Welcome jury members
8:15 – 11:00 : Final pitch of the business plan in front of the on-line jury
11:00 – 11:30 : Feedback from the jury
11:30 – 11:45 : Wrap-up and seminar conclusion

Jury members: Academics, investors, entrepreneurs

Coaching methods:
The Bootstrap will emphasize iterative construction of the different steps of the business plan with daily pitches and feedbacks from professionals as well as peer trainees.
Action learning will structure the training in order to leverage cross-fertilization between participants.
Testimonials from entrepreneurs will also enable experience sharing on the entrepreneur’s curriculum.
Coaching will be made in English.

Date: 12 April 2021, 8.00 am to 15 April, 11.45 am. 2021 (4 half-days)
Venue: SKEMA Business School, on-line platform

Information: (for Raleigh campus) (for Belo campus)


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