Startup Summer School #1 – Intro to Entrepreneurship

Have an idea? Do you crave to build something? Each Thursday this summer, you will learn from the best in the industry about what it looks like to start your own company and how to do it well. The Village is all about growing startups in Atlanta. Our mission is to provide training, support, and guidance to new entrepreneurs. Let’s do this!

Intro to Entrepreneurship with Umama Kibria 

How do you know that entrepreneurship is right for you, your family, and your finances? Starting a business is no joke, especially if you are a first time entrepreneur. It requires a certain level of emotional and business acumen that you need to be prepared for. In this course we will discuss the foundations of entrepreneurship, work through identifying your personal motivations, debunk myths, and talk about the pros and cons of a co-founder. It is vital to have a solid foundation before you start to build!

About the Speaker: Umama Kibria is passionate about creating social experiences that inspire action. After working out at 400+ gyms and connecting with 100k+ on social media, she founded Head of Social. As a proud Forbes 30 Under 30 leader and TEDx Speaker, she’s building brand loyalty, traction, and impact.