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Free E-Business Course Lecture Videos#5&6 is on Now! Want to start a startup? Be Your Own Boss

Lecture 6 is ready for your viewing! Alex refers to a number of the readings which are available at the bottom of the lecture page.

Have a great weekend everyone!

 

Lecture 5 by Peter Thiel is ready for your consumption!

Peter was generous to offer some signed copies of Zero to One to students following along with this class (along with releasing chapters 3-5 as a reading for this lecture).

The top 2 submissions for each of project 0 and project 1 on Reddit based on submission score (upvotes – downvotes), by next Tuesday October 14th at 9:00 AMPacific Time will receive Zero to One, signed by Peter Thiel!

Additionally, Project 2 has been posted to the website. Submission for that will be on Reddit as well.

 

If you have missed on Lecture 4 here is the link to

Lecture 4: Building Product, Talking to Users, and Growing

http://startupclass.samaltman.com/courses/lec04/

You can also catch up on Lecture 3 right here….

 Lecture 3, Project 1, Project Submission Details

Paul Graham just delivered an awesome lecture on Counterintuitive Parts of Startups, and How to Have Ideas.

Project 1 has been posted to the course webpage. We have set up a subreddit for project submission. You can start submitting project 0 (and even project 1), and you are encouraged to give feedback to other students. Please read the rules on the subreddit before submitting!

For your convenience, I have consolidated all resources/links related to the class in one place:

ENJOY HAVING YOUR OWN COMPANY and BEING YOUR OWN BOSS!

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4YALI-Growing Entrepreneurship in Transitioning Economies

What role can governments and philanthropic organizations play in supporting entrepreneurship? Join our next #YALICHAT with Professor Michael Goldberg to find out!Starting on Tuesday afternoon, September 9, Professor Goldberg will be taking your questions and ideas for starting a new business, as well as tips for finding support within your communities when private funding is limited.

Here are the details:

WHAT:  #YALICHAT: Entrepreneurship in Transitioning Economies
WHEN: Tuesday, September 9th – Thursday, September 11th

You can join the conversation on Facebook (www.facebook.com/YALINetwork) or Twitter (www.twitter.com/search/YALICHAT)

Professor Goldberg is an Assistant professor at Case Western Reserve University and has spent his entire career structuring and implementing global business operations. He has worked in South Africa and lectured on entrepreneurship for the Fulbright Program around the world.

Interested in learning more before asking your questions? Read Professor Goldberg’s blog post to learn about his experiences working with entrepreneurs and his free online course “Growing Entrepreneurship in Transitioning Economies.”

Read more here:
https://youngafricanleaders.state.gov/growing-entrepreneurship-in-transitioning-economies-lessons-from-professor-michael-goldberg/