What is the LionLaunch Business Boot Camp?
The LionLaunch Business Boot Camp is a six-week adult learning program offering instruction and insight on how to start or grow your business. Open to the Schuylkill campus and local community, local professionals and established business owners will mentor participants on how to:
- write a business plan
- market in today's world
- navigate social media
- understand business law
- secure financing
- create a pitch for the fourth annual Business Plan Competition
- and more!
Boot Camp Schedule
September 9, 2020, through October 14, 2020
5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
All six courses of the LionLaunch Business Boot Camp will be held in 100 Classroom Building.
Registering for Business Boot Camp
Registration for the Business Boot Camp program includes:
- course materials
- guest speakers
- networking events
The investment for this course is $100 and includes all networking events and materials.
Note: Participants in Penn State Schuylkill's LionLaunch Business Boot Camp are eligible to have their registration fee for the Business Plan Competition waived! The Business Plan Competition is a facet of the LionLaunch program and offers volunteers, employees, and residents of Schuylkill County the opportunity to compete for small business startup or expansion funding. Read more about the Business Plan Competition.
LionLaunch is made possible by Invent Penn State, a Commonwealth-wide initiative to spur economic development, job creation and student career success. Invent Penn State blends entrepreneurship-focused academic programs, business startup training and incubation, funding for commercialization, and university-community collaborations to facilitate the challenging process of turning research discoveries into valuable products and services that can benefit Pennsylvanians and humankind. Connect with the initiative at invent.psu.edu.