Free boot camp helps FSU entrepreneurs build successful startups


Author: Kathleen Haughney
Publisher: Florida State University
Date: May 30, 2014

Florida State University students, faculty and staff looking to start a business will have a shot at a free crash-course in business development through a new boot camp hosted by the university.

The FSU Office of Commercialization has partnered with the Georgia Institute of Technology’s VentureLab to offer the university community a free, six-week course introducing participants to the world of start-up ventures.

“We’re teaching a systematic approach to building a business,” said Farhood Basiri, one of the course facilitators. “This helps aspiring entrepreneurs understand there is a process to finding out if their ideas are of value to customers.” Read more here.