NC IDEA LABS Lite is a condensed version of our regular NC IDEA LABS program. Just like business schools offer a “weekend MBA” for those working full-time, this program targets (but is not limited to) candidates with these two characteristics:
The objective is to help participants in eight weeks decide if their idea is solid enough so that they can quit their day job to pursue it, or figure out that it is not viable and fail fast. NC IDEA LABS Lite meets every other week for eight weeks and focuses on:
To get the most out of the program, attendees must plan on devoting at least 10 hours per week outside of the sessions to their startup. This time will primarily be spent interviewing potential customers, creating a business model canvas and viewing video tutorials.
The next session of NC IDEA LABS Lite will be announced in early 2018.
“NC IDEA LABS provides the critical structure and process around customer discovery and validation to make your inevitable pivots successful.”
Hersh Ashok Tapadia, Co-Founder and CEO, Allstacks
NC IDEA LABS Alumni and NC IDEA SEED Grant Recipient