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Growth Academy Module II: Formation phase

'Discovering the startup world' - Innovation entrepreneurship education for startup development phases
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6.9

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9.1

Content

Platform: Udemy
Video: 6h 4m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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6.9 / 10
This course was last updated on 12/2018.

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Video Score: 8.5 / 10
The course includes 6h 4m video content. Courses with more videos usually have a higher average rating. We have found that the sweet spot is 16 hours of video, which is long enough to teach a topic comprehensively, but not overwhelming. Courses over 16 hours of video gets the maximum score.
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Detail Score: 9.3 / 10

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Description

This course is based on a serie of webinar trainings that Startup Commons has done with various startup ecosystem operators.
Every single module of Growth Academy is design to be independent from the others and to be consumed alone.

Training target:
•To help understand how to effectively build teams and what tools to use.
•How and where to identify potential team members and how to communicate to work on building the shared mission and vision.
•How to find best potential markets to go after and ideas to work with.
•Aim at BIG visions and help align interest.
•Finding personal motivations and drivers and ultimately confirming the commitment to capture the initial value with a shareholders agreement (SHA).​ 

Topics:
•Focus on the formation phase, which is the most crucial phase for co-founding team building
•Preparing for the journey: what things to focus on and why?
•Value of ideas & how to innovate more systematically
•Building BIG visions
•Measuring potential
•Success & failure factors
•Mission, Vision & Strategy
•Co-founder team building
•Idea / team fit
•Shareholder agreement (SHA)
•Confirming team commitment
•Problem / solution fit
•Market timing and journey
•Planning in short & long term
•Evaluating opportunities
•Funding options and strategies at this stage
•​Additional tools & resources for self learning

About Startup Commons
Startup Commons is dedicated to scaling innovation entrepreneurship for business creation around the world. We provide open standard development framework, scalable innovation entrepreneurship education and training, ecosystem development consulting and enable startup ecosystem operators to drive digital transformation to connect, visualize and make data flow within and between startup ecosystems globally.
For more information, you can check out our website.

You will learn

✓ Innovation & Entrepreneurship
✓ Startup development phases
✓ Measuring potential
✓ Success & failure factors
✓ Co-founder team building
✓ Idea / team fit
✓ Shareholder agreement (SHA)
✓ Funding options
✓ Problem / solution fit & Market timing

Requirements

• No

This course is for

• Anyone who is interested to have better understanding about startups and the journey it takes from idea to success
• Those preparing to go into this journey, either by starting a venture or joining a venture already in progress
• For those working with startups or startup related projects and activities
• For those looking to potentially start investing to startups

How much does the Growth Academy Module II: Formation phase course cost? Is it worth it?

The course costs $19.99.
The average price is $18.4 of 30 Team Building courses on Udemy.

Does the Growth Academy Module II: Formation phase course have a money back guarantee or refund policy?

YES, Growth Academy Module II: Formation phase has a 30-day money back guarantee. The 30-day refund policy is designed to allow students to study without risk.

Are there any SCHOLARSHIPS for this course?

At the moment we could not find an available scholarship for Growth Academy Module II: Formation phase.

Who is the instructor? Is Valto Loikkanen a SCAM or a TRUSTED instructor?

Valto Loikkanen has created 3 courses that got 8 reviews which are generally positive. Valto Loikkanen has taught 28 students and received a 4.4 average review out of 8 reviews. Depending on the information available, Valto Loikkanen is a TRUSTED instructor.
Global Venture Builder, Founder & CEO of GrowVC Group
Valto is an international entrepreneur, co-founder & CEO of GrowVC Group. He has founded, co-founded, build and scaled several innovative companies globally, while living across Europe and the US. He has more than 23 years of innovation entrepreneurship experience, combined with over 10 years of practical mentoring and coaching experience and counting. Beyond he’s active venture building in Grow VC Group, he is committed to developing scalable ways to support innovation entrepreneurship development around the world via Startup Commons.

8.3

CourseMarks Score®

6.9

Freshness

8.4

Feedback

9.1

Content

Platform: Udemy
Video: 6h 4m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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