#csudocfest Alt-Ac Careers: Startup Maybe? (for #phd students)
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Like this? Share it with your network

Share

#csudocfest Alt-Ac Careers: Startup Maybe? (for #phd students)

  • 535 views
Uploaded on

A session on the options of doing a startup as an alternative career for #ohd students. Presented at CSU #docfest in Wagga Wagga, June 2014

A session on the options of doing a startup as an alternative career for #ohd students. Presented at CSU #docfest in Wagga Wagga, June 2014

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
535
On Slideshare
521
From Embeds
14
Number of Embeds
1

Actions

Shares
Downloads
3
Comments
0
Likes
1

Embeds 14

https://twitter.com 14

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. ALT-AC CAREERS: STARTUP MAYBE? Joyce Seitzinger @catspyjamasnz @academictribe #CSUDocFest Cc license https://www.flickr.com/photos/heike/20214641
  • 2. ENTREPRENEUR V STARTUP “entrepreneurship is the process of identifying and starting a new business venture, sourcing and organizing the required resources, while taking both the risks and rewards associated with the venture.” -Wikipedia “Startup: a human institution designed to create new products and services under conditions of extreme uncertainty.” Eric Ries, The Lean Startup
  • 3. NEW SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE ACQUIRED
  • 4. SKILLS • Resilience • Focus • Commitment • Find and manage people • Sell • Learn • Self-reflection • Self-reliance http://www.forbes.com/sites/aileron/2013/11/26/the- top-skills-every-entrepreneur-needs/
  • 5. SOCIAL Meetup.com Co-working spaces #startupaus #startupvic
  • 6. ROOM FOR THE F-WORD
  • 7. BOOKS
  • 8. ONLINE • The Good Life Project podcasts • http://unicornfree.com/category/30x500 • http://www.startuplessonslearned.com • http://leanstack.com • http://pollenizer.com/tools • Flipboard: find entrepreneur & startup magazines.
  • 9. FUNDING & MENTORING • University entrepreneurship programs (eg Uni Melbourne, Stanford) • Incubators / Accelerators (eg AngelCube, Founder’s Institute • Venture Capital • Crowdfunding: IndieGoGo, Kickstarter, Pozible • Bootstrapping (eg 30 x 500)
  • 10. WANNA GIVE IT A TRY?
  • 11. Joyce Seitzinger @catspyjamasnz @academictribe joyceseitzinger@gmail.com academictribe.co Let’s talk!