Partner event: The Alchemist Start-Up Master Class in Palo Alto

“Alchemist” by Spanish artist Jaume Plensa

The Alchemist Start-Up Master Class is a course taught by some of the Valley’s most influential mentors and directed at current and aspiring founders. The program helps start-ups tackle critical aspects of starting and growing a company. Our purpose is to provide a focused tool set for figuring out winning business strategies, customer acquisition and building/managing successful teams.

From each lecture, you will walk away with a set of practical strategies and tactics as well as means to apply those to your own startup.

The $99 Alchemist Start-Up Master Class Lectures:

  • August 18, 2011: Building and Managing Teams — Mike Cassidy (Co-Founder & Ex-CEO, Ruba/Xfire/DirectHit)
  • August 24, 2011: Customer Development — Steve Blank (Co-Founder & CEO, e-Piphany/MIPS)
  • September 1, 2011: Authentic Leadership — Priya Haji (Co-Founder & CEO, SaveUp)

To sign up for the Alchemist Start-Up Master Class in Palo Alto, click here.

As an extra perk, this course has proven to be a great place to network with like-minded people and find co-founders.

If you are thinking of being a founder, you can’t miss this.

Photo credit: Haiete Martinek