January 14-18, 2019

The Entrepreneur’s Boot Camp:

A Deep Dive for New Ventures

Great Businesses Begin at Babson. Yours Can, Too.

For 25 years, Babson has been named the No. 1 school in the United States for entrepreneurship. Do you want that visionary knowledge to power your startup or business? Get it, distilled into one intense week at The Entrepreneur’s Boot Camp.

January 14-18, 2019

Cost before 11/11/18: $4,300
Cost after: $4,800


Learn Essential Skills

  • Construct a winning business model
  • Assess product feasibility and market fit
  • Successfully articulate your ideas and vision

Who Should Attend

  • Aspiring entrepreneurs who want to know where to start
  • Seasoned entrepreneurs looking to develop their next big idea
  • Executives seeking to galvanize their workplace with entrepreneurial thinking

You’ll leave with the tools you need to capitalize on opportunities and turn your idea into a thriving disruptive business.

What You Will Learn

Gain the tools, strategies, and confidence you need to assess, determine the feasibility of, launch, and grow new businesses or reinvigorate existing businesses. In the process, you’ll gain a better understanding of yourself as an entrepreneur, including your motivations, roles, and key responsibilities.

Exploring common challenges faced by founders and CEOs, specific topics include:

  • Introduction to the mindset and entrepreneurship
  • Ideation techniques
  • Building effective teams
  • Market, industry, and competitive assessment
  • Defining your value proposition
  • Business model development
  • Building your brand
  • The importance of capital efficiency
  • Harnessing resources through financing
  • Customer acquisition

Who Should Enroll

Whether you are an entrepreneur attempting to create a startup or an executive working on an internal venture, the Entrepreneur’s Boot Camp will give you the skills you need to recognize and pursue new opportunities.

Participants of the Entrepreneur's Boot Camp span all ages and come from around the world.

Your Faculty Director

The faculty director for the Entrepreneur’s Boot Camp is Angelo J. Santinelli, adjunct lecturer of entrepreneurship at Babson College. Santinelli is an experienced leader and innovator in creating business strategy, marketing, and delivering results. With more than 25 years of experience, Santinelli has served on numerous boards of directors and as an executive and officer of a public company.

Accommodations/Registration Details

Cost includes program materials, accommodations, and meals at the award-winning Babson Executive Conference Center from 4 p.m. on the day before the program to 11:00 a.m. on the last day. All participants receive a certificate of completion.

Each session has a limited number of participants to preserve the intimacy and collegiality of the experience. Applications are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

For more information, including available discounts, read our FAQ »

Read about discounts for Babson alumni with the Second-Century Alumni Grant.

Hear From Our Participants

No. 1 in Entrepreneurship

— U.S. News & World Report, Entrepreneur magazine/
The Princeton Review, 2016

95% of participants rated Bootcamp as having a Very Good to Excellent impact on their business.


Frequently Asked Questions

Find out more about paying for the program, accommodations, travel, and discounts.
Learn more »


Email Dayle Lipsky or call +1-781-239-3915