Start with your business
Realize and valorize your innovative business idea!
Do you have an innovative idea and do you want to get started? We open up our resources for you to validate, develop and grow your startup idea. Get inspiration, mentoring and coaching via our experts and experienced business developers. We are non-profit, so no fees, costs or equity loss. We are the most entrepreneurial university ecosystem in the Netherlands and facilitate innovation and startups for more than 35 years. Join the START Bootcamp to get the basic insights of building an idea into a business in just one day. Or apply for the START Program, that is consisting of a validation sprint for dedicated student entrepreneurs in different sessions over two months. Are you ready to START?
Do you have a business idea or just want to get the taste of entrepreneurship? Within one day you get the basic insights of building an innovative idea into a business and start your own startup. To help and inspire you to become an entrepreneur and build innovative business, we share knowledge, resources and tools that were used to build already over 2000 startups/spin-offs.
Do you already have an innovative business idea and eager to start? Apply for the START Program. The START Program is a validation sprint for your innovative business idea in four sessions over two months. With a value of more than €7.000 in tools, expertise & coaching we only allow 10 teams to join per cohort (month). Once approved, you access our experts and coaches that challenge you to validate and achieve rapid progress in incubation phase!
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Contact our Junior Business Developers
Do you have an idea in your mind and don't know how to translate it into a business? Just dare to drop by for a cup of coffee and share your idea with me. I am here to help you to take the first entrepreneurial steps while mentoring and guiding you in the right directions.
You want to start your own web startup or you have a great idea and you don’t know where to start or what to do next? Just send me a mail or come over. I already went through a lot of different stages, while starting my own company, make use of it!
Do you have a cool idea and do you want to validate it? As a Junior Business Developer I can help you how to find your way to realize your idea! Come by for a cup of coffee or contact me.
Being part of the JBD team, you can of course always reach out to me with any entrepreneurship question. I am especially passionate about well designed and user focused ideas that challenge the status quo. I want to motivate, challenge and support you to realise your ambitious visions, or set even higher goals!
Now is the time to start working on your idea, because every idea deserves a chance. I can help you to get started and stay motivated to launch your idea. Let’s have a coffee and see what your next destination can be!
Want to realise your idea and turn it into a business? Want to make your vision become a reality and add value to the world? Let’s grab a coffee and talk!
Do you have a good idea or want to know more about student entrepreneurship? I can support you with business development, conceptualization and the development of minimum viable products. I specialize in the topics of sustainability, product development and smart industry while using innovative and entrepreneurial skills to support the growth of your company. Let's talk about your next step.