Entrepreneurs with great ideas and good planning +
Mentors with proven skills and experience =
a greater chance of success
You want to encourage others to achieve their goals and understand that building a startup support team is decisive for succes. You have the ambition to convert your experience and knowledge into new venture development. This training combines learning with practising mentor skills in a real life startup environment. Watch the startup community from inside out, contribute to meaningful initiatives and learn how passion, planning and sense of reality lead to results!
Develop leadership and intrapreneurship in the inspiring context of a unique fieldlab. Learn theoretical concepts of mentoring and apply these in real life cases around young Design Startups. This unique training concept guarantees a great transfer to your own working environment.
“Thank you for joining me, for seeing value in what I do, and for guiding me along this path to entrepreneurship"
Methods and tools for mentoring, design thinking and entrepreneurship
A remarkable model to gain insight in your natural leadership styles
We connect you to at least five young startup founders, for you to explore their mission and strategy
Based on our exellent matching method you meet two selected startup founders to discuss their roadmaps more into depth
Join the startup scene with other venture mentors to bring the new acquired Venture Mentor skills into practice
One on one coaching sessions to improve the effectiveness as a Venture Mentor
A Network Event to present learnings and results on the subject 'work like a startup'
You and your company's brand vissible on the Design to Market show during the Dutch Design Week
Inspiring meetings to stay connected with the growing community of designers and venture mentors in the future
"As a result-oriented mentor I contribute to the development of a good idea into a product. It gives me lots of energy."
"Very surprising how my specific leadership talents have become clear through the ME.-model."
"By guiding a start-up process, I experienced all stages of the V-model in practice. This surely has a positive effect on my collaboration with colleagues."
"Venture mentoring also provides insights into how the young generation thinks about their role in business, what motivates them, or precisely blocks."
"A very special learning experience! The startup mentality can also lead to more initiatives and internal customer-friendliness in a large company."