From the site:
Become an entrepreneur or intrapraneur in straightforward, manageable steps based on Joshâ€™s popular and highly experiential course at New York University. This seminar will give you the blueprint to start an operating business with little or no experience, creating a community of supportive people, including valuable members of your target field, vested in your success.
Unlike other entrepreneurship courses, this one does not require you to come in with a big ideaâ€”or any idea at all. Josh will show how generating ideas is a skill that can be learned and practiced, and that the idea of a lifetime can come once a month. Youâ€™ll build community around your idea and develop it into a viable business plan you can present to top people in your field or current company.
Following this course, students with no experience have launched successful businesses and projects in their firms. ReadÂ student comments on his course here, which starts with:â€œThis is one of the greatest classes I have ever taken. It was engaging, thought provoking, challenging, and fun. Josh is an incredible teacher, mentor, and friend to everyone in the class who is passionate about the subject matter. If I could take this class all over again, I wouldâ€
About the Speaker:
Joshua Spodek is an Adjunct Professor at NYU, leadership coach and workshop leader for Columbia Business School, andÂ Columnist for Inc. He has led seminars in leadership, entrepreneurship, creativity, sales, strategy, and motivation at Columbia, Harvard, Princeton, MIT, the NYU-Stern School of Business, INSEAD (Singapore), NYU-Tischâ€™s ITP, the New York Academy of Science, and in private corporations. He holds five Ivy-League degrees, including a PhD in Astrophysics and an MBA. He also helped build an X-ray observational satellite for the European Space Agency and NASA, co-founded and led as CEO or COO several ventures, and holds six patents.
He earned praise as â€œBest and Brightestâ€ (Esquire Magazineâ€™s Genius Issue), â€œAstrophysicist turned new media whizâ€ (NBC), and â€œRocket Scientistâ€ (ABC News and Forbes) and has been quoted and profiled by ABC, CBS, NBC, NPR, Fox, NY1, CNN, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Washington Post, Newsweek, Forbes, Esquire, and more. He lives in Greenwich Village and blogs daily atÂ www.joshuaspodek.com.
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