The University of Minnesota, our statewide partner, offers free online classes for early-stage and aspiring entrepreneurs – made possible, in part, through funding from Launch Minnesota.
Value Proposition Design Courses
Value Proposition Design Certificate Course
Exclusively for pre-launch and early stage technology entrepreneurs who plan to seek external grant or equity funding. Participants utilize Lean Startup tools and receive feedback from instructors deeply experienced in science/technology entrepreneurship. In addition, industry experts and entrepreneur mentors offer insights, advice and connections. Successful completion earns a Certificate in Value Proposition Design from the Holmes Center for Entrepreneurship.
Value Proposition Design Webinar
For anyone interested in learning about Lean Startup and innovation commercialization. This is a "light" version of the Online Certificate course. Includes specific examples of how startups have used Lean Startup tools to advance their ventures.