Turn Your Dreams
into Reality

Business Bootcamp is an 8 week guide to help you launch your business. We will help you develop business skills and determine the viability of your idea and what it will take to be a successful entrepreneur.

What is the commitment? 

The Business Bootcamp course meets on Wednesdays evenings from 6pm – 8:30pm at the Staunton Innovation Hub, for 8 weeks. You will also have an opportunity to pitch your idea to the public the Thursday after the course ends.

What can I expect?
  • Weekly 2.5 hour evening class sessions
  • 8 weeks of interactive instruction and collaboration with other cohort members
  • Excellent networking opportunities with your entrepreneur peers and leaders of the business community
  • By graduation, you will have developed the components of a comprehensive business model and be able to pitch your idea effortlessly

Who can apply? 

  • The workshop is open to anyone interested in starting or expanding a business
  • Not sure if you’re ready or need the 8-week course? We also offer a 4 week, 1:1 course

How much does it cost?
Tuition is $250 and includes course materials. There are need-based scholarships and payment plans available.

What will you learn?
Problem Definition; Developing your customer; Business Modeling; Understanding Pricing and Break-Even Analysis; Cash Flow Projections; Operations Plans; A Q & A with other Shen Valley Entrepreneurs; Legal Entities; Business Taxes; Setting up Your Business; Pitching Your Idea Effectively