Basics Bundle

Learn the basic of Entrepreneurship and tools you need to start crowdfunding for your idea.

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Get the best of both worlds! Craft a business concept you’re confident customers will pay for. Then launch a crowdfunding campaign and build the startup of your dreams.

WE KNOW! You have ideas that you want to pursue but you don’t know how. You’re stuck, unsure, and scared of what will happen if you take a chance on your dreams.

We also know: You have what it takes to be your own boss.

First… the bad news: You can’t make money with just an idea. Actually, you can’t go ANYWHERE with just an idea.

But.. here’s the good news: We’ve made you a path forward. FirstGear will help you turn your idea into a real business concept. You’ll get a solid understanding about your customers, competition, and position in the market. You’ll leave ready to make your idea happen.

And now...the best news: You don’t need a degree to learn this stuff. We've been through it all, and are still experiencing frustration. We filtered through the insane amount of info we learned from our 4-year entrepreneurship degree to teach what matters. Our course is BS free. You won’t spend your time learning theory. Instead, you’ll jump into the races and take action. We’re giving you key points that every entrepreneur needs to know.

Spoiler alert: you won’t learn this in school

What You’re About to Discover: FirstGear

  • The FIVE traits every successful entrepreneur must have (and common traits that HOLD back even the brightest entrepreneurs)
  • The SIX simple steps to launch and grow your idea
  • How to turn your passions into profits, and avoid the dreaded 9-5
  • Create multiple ideas for a viable business (or perfect an idea you already have).
  • Figure out exactly who your target market is and where your customers are.
  • How to do market research FAST & understand the in’s and out’s on your target market.
  • Create your Customer Profile: The perfect tool to identify your perfect customer
  • Discover your market position (and how to stand out in that market).
  • How to deliver the most value to your customers
  • How to use crowdfunding to get market validation & feedback from REAL customers.
  • Create your Idea Blueprint: A super-effective way to piece together all aspects of your business

Course Breakdown

Module 1: Basics of how entrepreneurship works

Lesson 1: Do’s and Don’ts to be a Rockstar Entrepreneur

Lesson 2: Characteristics of Successful Entrepreneurs

Lesson 3: The Difference Between Opportunities & Ideas

Lesson 4: Customer Pains: Needs vs Wants

Lesson 5: 6 Step Entrepreneurship Process

Lesson 6: Language of Crowdfunding (work on!)

Lesson 7: Momentum Matters

Module 2: Passion

Lesson 1: Why Passion Matters

Lesson 2: Using your Passion to Find Business Opportunities

Lesson 3: Dangers of Passion, Common Biases, and How to Avoid Them

Lesson 4: Your Passion Profile

Module 3: Opportunity

Lesson 1: How Venture Concepts Emerge

Lesson 2: How to Find REAL Opportunities

Lesson 3: Opportunity Finder Hack: The Action Blueprint

Lesson 4: Opportunity Finder Hack: Pain List

Module 4: Polish Idea

Lesson 1: Analyzing your Opportunity

Lesson 2: Market Research

Lesson 3: Crafting the Perfect Idea

Module 5: Market

Lesson 1: Focusing on Delivering Value

Lesson 2: Defining Your Target Market

Lesson 3: Macro-Level Market Analysis

Lesson 4: Micro-Level Market Analysis

Lesson 5: Creating Your Customer Profile

Lesson 6: Good vs Bad Value Propositions

Lesson 7: Your Value Proposition

Module 6: Competition/Send-off

Lesson 1: Your Market Position

Lesson 2: Competitive Analysis & Competitive Matrix

Lesson 3: Putting the Pieces Together: The Idea Blueprint

Now… The Crowdfunding Incubator

Launch your campaign in just 4 weeks. Unlock our proven formula for success that takes the uncertainty out of crowdfunding. We’ll walk you through, every step of the way.

From day 1 to day 60, you’re never alone. Quick daily lessons & weekly checklists tell you exactly what to do & when to do it.

Continue to get daily and weekly nudges after you launch your campaign to pace funding and reach your goal.

No time? No Problem.

We’ve done the heavy lifting for you to make crowdfunding a breeze.

Get powerful tools that make crowdfunding easy

  • 5 spreadsheet Network Ledger directs your marketing strategy
  • 20+ email & social media templates save you hours of work
  • 14 pages of guides & worksheets packed with valuable tips
  • Daily checklists with simple walkthroughs that eliminate guesswork

  • Feel more prepared for their startup journey
  • Uncovered new strengths about themselves as an entrepreneur
  • Discovered new insights about their ideas
  • Are more driven to pursue their startup

But don’t just take our word for it...

“It explains concepts in layman terms... I found the course very helpful.” - Vy N.

“[SPURstartup] has been an integral champion in getting our startup on its feet.” - Ashton K.

“I never felt unsure or discouraged about continuing because SPURstartup was there every step of the way! Also, their encouragement and advice helped my idea evolve further as aspects I hadn’t thought of were brought to light.” - Tram-Anh L.

Your Instructor

Maggie Barton
Maggie Barton

Maggie is the Co-Founder of SPURstartup

Courses Included with Purchase

Turn your idea into a REAL business concept, fast.
Maggie Barton
Crowdfunding Incubator
Raise money for your startup & start the life you've always wanted in just 4 weeks.
Maggie Barton

Original Price: $158

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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