Startup Ignition is an entrepreneur bootcamp, including actual implementation of learned tools and skills, that prepares entrepreneurs, founders, and teams to properly launch a company and take the right steps towards mitigating risk and increasing success.... Read More We enable our students by removing the fluff from traditional, out-dated programs, and delivering an intense and impactful suite of results-driven curriculum.
Startup Ignition is a 13-week entrepreneurship startup bootcamp, including actual implementation of learned tools and skills, that prepares entrepreneurs, founders, and teams to properly launch a company and take the right steps towards mitigating risk and increasing success. We enable our students by removing the fluff from a traditional 4-year degree, or other out-dated programs, and delivering an intense and impactful results-driven curriculum.
"From Bleeding to Breeding (time, cash, perspective) - this course changed my life!"
If you're in any type of startup or business for yourself - and you apply what you learn - you'll either save cash, or make cash - but probably BOTH!
Either you'll move on from a DUMB idea, or make more than you would now on a GOOD idea. The hardest part... Read More for you right now is not knowing what you don't know. You should at least go read Lean Startup and focus on validating your idea, but John Will actually help you learn it... And it doesn't stop there. He'll help you apply it. Totally worth the money.
I took this bootcamp 2.5 years ago and it was the best investment I have ever made. Startup Ignition explains the A-Z of starting a scalable company in an unparalleled way. Not only do you get a very clear view of the overall picture, you get rich information... Read More on how to do each step. After the course you are part of a very active Facebook community - if you need help there are always alumni who have been in a similar situation.
"Must course for entrepeneurs - Exceptional teachers"
Hard to exaggerate the impact SI had on my perspective about life, business and entrepreneurship. I would strongly recommend it to anyone looking to get started or a refresher once you are already walking the path. There are hundreds of courses out there... Read More but learning from a successful entrepreneur that is a gifted and willing teacher is rare. Thanks John!
Lean Startup methodology delivered in an understandable, useable manner — and fun to boot!
"I have been converted to the gospel of Startup Ignition"
This was an eye-opening experience. John's depth of entrepreneurial knowledge was amazing. I f you are set on becoming an entrepreneur, or even if its something that you would like to look into, you need to take this course. By taking this course, you... Read More will learn and understand the lean startup method. You will probably save yourself countless amounts of time and money by doing what John teaches you. John, Gary, and Tyler were all awesome instructors with REAL world experience. They are all well connected and can help you solve just about any problem you come across. Listen to me and sign up for his next cohort. You will not regret it!!
Startup Ignition knows how to PROPERLY start a company the right way. You will learn about how to make sure your business idea will even legs before spending tons of money on building it out. Amoung other things, you learn about validation and why that... Read More is critical in ALL start ups.
Startup Ignition was eye opening for me and helped to set me on a path of entrepreneurship that I knew very little about. We covered topics from validation, team building, finances, to Lean Startup. John Richards, the founder and lead instructor, was... Read More to the point and clear about challenges that aspiring entrepreneurs will face as they set themselves on the journey of building a startup. In addition to the program, he provides three months of mentorship for your startup, and has always been available and willing to provide feedback, even after. John continues to be a trusted mentor to this day. He really cares about his students. The bootcamp was well worth the time and money. So worth it, that I took it again, and brought along a teammate of mine for the experience and learning.
I’ve been a full time entrepreneur for the last ten years and man do I wish Startup Ignition was around when I got started! It would have saved me years of trial and error/confusion. Not to mention an amazing network.
A good friend referred me and i’m... Read More glad I signed up! In class 8 hours of instruction were so interesting/helpful it seemed like it went by in 20 minutes.
I was impressed by how smooth the entire process was from signing up online to my phone interview with John, to day one of class. These guys are professionals and are over qualified in many ways to be doing this.
Several alumni students had previously taken it and had found so much value they returned. Startup Ignition has easily been my best investment of this year.
Attending Startup Ignition (SI) is one of the best investments I've made in my business. Using what I learned from SI and the continued mentorship of John Richards (Founder and instructor), I’m happy to say I have a dream team, an office, beta build,... Read More and other key evidences of a business model. Pro: The cohort meets at a building that's right next to the Provo Frontrunner Station. This was super convenient since I was traveling 100 miles away at the time. Con: Traveling by car? Parking may be a challenge. I'm unsure if they resolved that.
I have been able to implement and apply everything I've learned in Start up Ignition with getting my startup up and running. Idea, Validation, Raising capital, and a bunch of other stuff I needed to know in order to avoid mistakes and quickly get to where... Read More I wanted to go.