Roundup of events for Bootstrappers in September 2023. Online and in-person events are offered at $10.
Roundup of September 2023 Bootstrapper Events
We offer online events for bootstrappers including Bootstrappers Breakfast and Lean Culture. There are also in-person Bootstrapper Breakfast meetings in Ft. Worth, Las Vegas, San Francisco, and Silicon Valley. These events are for “entrepreneurs who eat problems for breakfast.”®
We have eleven events this month to help you move your business forward. Join us as your interests dictate and schedule permits.
We are looking for entrepreneurs to share lessons learned: If you have reached a milestone in your entrepreneurial journey and would like to share lessons learned, please contact Theresa Shafer (email@example.com) to explore scheduling a short briefing at a Bootstrapper Breakfast or a talk at a Lean Culture event. You must have attended a Bootstrapper Breakfast or Lean Culture event to be considered.
Fri Sept 1 9:00 am CDT Fort Worth Bootstrappers Breakfast (In Person) Ol’ South Pancake House
Fri Sept 1 9:00 am PDT Silicon Valley Bootstrappers Breakfast (In Person) Downtown San Jose
Tues Sept 5 8:00 am PDT Las Vegas Bootstrappers Breakfast (In Person) Desert Wind Coffee Roasters
Thurs Sept 7 8:00 am PDT Drop in Mastermind
Fri Sept 8 9:00 am PDT San Francisco Bootstrappers Breakfast (In Person) SPRO-Mission Bay/SOMA
Fri Sept 15 9:00 PDT Mtn View Bootstrappers Breakfast at Red Rock Coffee (In Person)
Tues Sept 19 8:00 am PDT Silicon Valley Bootstrappers Breakfast (Online)
Thurs Sept 21 8:30 am CDT / 9:30 am EDT Chicago Bootstrappers Breakfast (Online)
Wed Sept 27 11:00 PDT / 1:00 CDT / 2:00 EDT Lean Culture: Finding Product-Market Fit in Industrial IoT and Space Startups
Finding product-market fit matters so much because it ensures that your startup is headed in the right direction at the outset, carefully managing precious time and funds.
Lee Garverick will present a comprehensive six-step process to assist entrepreneurs and leaders in achieving product-market fit. The primary objective is to adhere to the principle of building once and selling to many. A key aspect of this approach involves selecting a singular target market to focus on. Learn:
- B2B product-market fit techniques
- How space and IoT differ slightly from standard B2B process
- Tips for selling products to defense customers
- Keys to defining a platform so your product can be extensible for select customization requests
Fri Sept 29 9:00 am PDT Silicon Valley Bootstrappers Breakfast (Online)
In Case You Missed Aug-23-203 Bootstrapping Your Startup Talk
Video and slides are up at https://www.skmurphy.com/blog/
Lightning Round Question for August 2023
Who are your customers? Where are they? How will you get to them?
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