Your big idea is ready to be put into action. But, how do you get to the next step?

Welcome to the Venture Jumpstart, where your entrepreneurial journey is not just a path but a guided adventure toward success. Our comprehensive program is meticulously designed to empower aspiring business owners like you, providing the tools and insights needed to navigate the complexities of starting and growing a business.

A Venture Jump Start session

This program is open to all CSU students, faculty/staff, alumni and the broader entrepreneurial community. You do not need to be a student to take part in this free program, but you do need to have taken Venture Validator 1.0 and Validator 2.0 before starting the jumpstart. Those programs are a building block to prepare you for success in the Jumpstart program.  

This self-paced, modified accelerator focuses on providing the tools entrepreneurs need to succeed, whether that’s pre-built financial templates, industry connections, or an encouraging community here to help build and grow your business.   

What will you learn?

  • Applying your market validation research to your business
  • Which type of incorporation makes sense for you
  • How to implement a successful business plan
  • Creating financial projections and applying accounting best practices
  • Human resources for the early stage company
  • Go-to-market strategies and building your entry plan
  • Growing your business through effective marketing
  • Understanding exits: operate or sell

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Program Overview:

Why Sign Up?

Open Enrollment

Ready to turn your business dreams into reality? Sign up for Venture Accelerator and embark on a transformative journey toward entrepreneurial success. Your adventure begins here! 

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