Learning and Development Type
L and D Categories
Startups & Business Development
L and D Levels

Provides a series of lectures to guide startups on how to start their businesses. Video descriptions include links to transcripts, readings, and a discussion forum.The series come from a class taught at Stanford. It’s a sort of one-class business course for people who want to start startups, providing lectures, associated reading materials, and assignments. There are 20 videos, some with a speaker or two and some with a small panel. 

The lectures cover how to come up with ideas and evaluate them, how to get users and grow, how to do sales and marketing, how to hire, how to raise money, company culture, operations and management, business strategy, and more.

You can’t teach everything necessary to succeed in starting a company, but these videos hope to teach a surprising amount to help a lot of people be better at starting companies.

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