Dates & Fees
January 15-19, 2018
Until November 10, 2017: $4,300
After November 10, 2017: $4,800
Program fee includes program materials, accommodations, and meals at the award-winning Babson Executive Conference Center.
The Entrepreneur’s Boot Camp: A Deep Dive for New Ventures is a unique one-week program designed for entrepreneurs who seek to create new opportunities in the form of a startup. This program features several accomplished professors of Entrepreneurship at Babson College who collaborate to create a transformational learning and development experience. For high potential participants with the right mindset, this program is designed to be a “life-altering experience,” setting them on a path to build their own wealth and independence.
- Gain a better understanding of themselves as entrepreneurs including their motivations, roles, and key responsibilities
Explore the notion of building a winning team and other common challenges facing founders and CEOs
Learn key assessment and feasibility techniques including ideation, product definition, rapid iteration testing, and designing the minimum viable product
Acquire tools for assessing product and market fit including understanding target markets and market segmentation and performing effective industry and competitive analyses
Develop an understanding of how to grow and nurture the business through effective brand building, cash flow management and resource allocation, and embracing change and uncertainty for competitive advantage
Program faculty members include distinguished academics and seasoned entrepreneurs who have launched and grown ventures of their own. The learning experience is further enhanced through the involvement of key business leaders with start up and venture capital experience.
The program is led by Professor Angelo Santinelli. Santinelli is an experienced leader and innovator in creating business strategy, marketing and delivering results. His more than 25 years of business experience covers a broad range of disciplines and responsibilities including business development, strategic planning, M&A, IPO, private equity financing, customer service, marketing and international operations.
Other faculty for the program include: Andrew Corbett, Tim Marken, Heidi Neck, and Andrew Zacharakis.