BCCC Start Me Up Challenge – Hear directly from someone in the entrepreneurial trenches
BCCC STARTING NEW VENTURES
Save the date! Wednesday, April 11 • 6:30 pm to 8 pm
Our very own Michelle Shire will be speaking LIVE at BCCC Start Me Up Challenge!
The Live Stream happens on BCCC’s YouTube channel, this Wednesday, April 11 • 6:30 pm to 8 pm
Bucks County Community College’s new program, Starting New Ventures, in collaboration with Drexel University, offers those continuing their education a unique opportunity to learn about entrepreneurship through intensive, experiential learning. This 6-week program is a combination of on-campus and online session taught by industry professionals.
- Entrepreneurship through intensive, experiential learning
- Idea Assessment Process
- Lean Startup Methodology for Creating Product-Market Fit
- Revenue and Go-to-Market Strategies
- Basics of Marketing and Logistics
- Basics of Legal and Finance
- Value Proposition Development
- Customer Interview Techniques
- How to Raise Capital
- Team Building and Personal Skills
See the video of Michelle talking to young entrepreneurs and sharing her journey
From a Cube in the Corporate World to Coworking in Her Own Town
She spent 15 years as a retail manager and analyst for major brands like Lord & Taylor and Macy’s. The skills and experience she gained there helped propel Michelle Shire, Per Diem Space partner, to pursue her side hustle and her passion.
In case you missed it, you can watch Michelle tell the story of her entrepreneurial journey on our YouTube channel. Don’t miss the nugget of info at the 6:03 timestamp, it’s the thing your small business might be lacking.