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Start Your Startup At VentureLink

WHAT WE WILL TEACH YOU

01

Lean Startup Strategy

How do you think like an entrepreneur? Use the basic principles of Lean Entrepreneurship to elevate your startup's business plan. 

03

Customer Discovery

Feedback is the lifeblood of all good entrepreneurs. Talk to customers, partners and vendors. Learn about their needs and pain-points to better deliver your solution.

02

Minimum Viable Product

What's the best way to get your product to market quickly? And learn from your customers while doing so! 

04

Elevator Pitch Right

Communicate your idea well, succinctly, and in a way that makes your audience say "tell me more." Get comfortable talking to people about your startup.  

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VentureLink’s Hatchery is an intro half-day course for student-entrepreneurs interested in building a startup business. Learn and apply the core concepts of lean entrepreneurship, meet the VentureLink staff, and introduce yourself to other student entrepreneurs at the beginning of your journey.

One Day, All You Need

  • Fri, March 14, 2022

  • 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM EST

  • 211 Warren St., VentureLink

  • Registration Here

Meet The Instructors

William Lutz

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Chelsea Samuelson

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Will Lutz is the General Manager for Entrepreneurship at the NJ Innovation Institute. A graduate of Carnegie Mellon’s Tepper School of Business, he is a four-time entrepreneur with two exits and retired nuclear submarine Navy veteran.

Chelsea Samuelson is Director of the NJIT Venture Fund. A Duke Public Policy graduate with an MBA from Asia School of Business (MIT Sloan), her professional background is with consumer-facing technology startups and early-stage manufacturing.

Our Community in Action

Events at VentureLink@NJIT
Innovation Expo
Highlander Foundry Founders Lunch
CONNECT WITH VENTURELINK

EMAIL

venturelink@njit.edu

PHONE

973-642-7857

ADDRESS

211 Warren St.
Newark. NJ 07103

HOURS

8:30 AM – 4:30 PM