resources for innovators

Business Models

4 Ways to Develop an Exit Strategy from Philanthropy

Video highlights four ways global health early-stage innovators can develop an exit strategy from philanthropy.

Are SBIR Grants Right For You?

Video explains the Small Business Innovation Research grants program.

Business Model Canvas Explained

Video introducing the Business Model Canvas, a key tool presented in the book, Business Model Generation by Alexander Osterwalder.

I-Corps™ Course Information and Materials

Library of I-Corps course materials, which includes resources to help students prepare for and successfully complete the program.

Idea2Entrepreneur Talent Tool

Online self-assessment and guided action plan for growing entrepreneurial leadership skills and capabilities.

Innovation and Competitive Advantage

Document that examines the sources of competitive advantage and explains the three stages of the Blue Earth Transcendent Innovation Model© Discovery.

Introduction to Strategy Mapping

Video outlining the strategy mapping process for early-stage innovators.

Kauffman Foundation Founders’ School

Video tutorials on all things entrepreneurship-related.

Kevin Starr: Lasting Impact

Video with Kevin Starr, Director of the Mulago Foundation, on how to achieve lasting impact.

Lean LaunchPad® Master Video Library

Video library for Lean LaunchPad® around learning and teaching the methodology. Includes instructional videos and real-life examples of faculty critiquing teams during their presentations.

Narrowing the Focus

Video of Steve Blank talking with a team about how interviews helped them narrow their focus.


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