Entrepreneurship Essentials

“Entrepreneurship Essentials" (September 7-8, 2018)

Program Fee: USD 500

Location: London

Build your skills, refresh your thinking, and continue your top-tier education by taking advantage of our classes, exclusively for Booth alumni, taught by Chicago Booth's award-winning faculty

Join Professor Waverly Deutsch for two days focused on the frameworks and tools an entrepreneur needs to start a business. This class is ideal for those currently starting early stage companies or considering entrepreneurship in the not too distant future. Get both an introduction to and hands on coaching with concepts like opportunity identification and assessment, the business model canvas, and an MVP (minimum viable product) from the lean startup methodology. Learn about different kinds of startup financing and when each type applies to your business. Understand what investors look for in a startup company and get feedback on your elevator pitch and investor deck. Participants will leave this workshop with a clearer sense of what they must do to build a new company that can thrive in today’s startup world.

Professor Deutsch highlights the unique benefits of the course saying, “It is never too late to become an entrepreneur and many of our alumni choose entrepreneurship as a next career. If you are taking the leap or considering it, please join me for a bootcamp style two days where you will learn frameworks and tools for the earliest stages of starting a business that can immediately help you improve your product-market fit, speed your time to market and increase your chances of success.”


  • When

  • Friday, September 7, 2018 - Saturday, September 8, 2018

  • Where

  • London Campus
    Woolgate Exchange
    25 Basinghall St.
    London EC2V 5HA
    United Kingdom
    +44 20 7070 2200