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Business Innovation Online Module

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Entrepreneurs and designers full of ideas often struggle with finding a clear direction forward.

Do you have an incredible and impactful startup idea but aren’t sure how to get it off the ground?

This course covers how to generate, develop, and communicate ideas in an efficient and effective way.

Instruction explores common challenges and obstacles in the creative process and introduces methodologies, key tools, and techniques for creating and articulating innovative solutions.

This understanding will guide participants far after they finish the program.

Participants leave with the tools to create solutions that are exceptionally useful compared to the alternatives. 

Even though it is designed to develop communication and entrepreneurial skills, the course attract a large spectrum of participants. Upon request we can provide a certificate, and or recommendation letters for selected participants.

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Network with an international group of peers

An Opportunity to Unlock Your Creativity

These are challenging difficult times for yourself (and ourself). Don't wait, use these weeks you have now to move to a transition mindset.

Take this Module Individually or Combine it with the Startup Program

Ready for the Next Step
for your Startup Idea?

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expires on Nov 1st
Sessions Start in Jannuary 2021


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Online Live SessionsSCHEDULE

We expect participants to attend 1.5 hour weekly session and work on the assignements for 1.5-2 hours each week.
We provide feedback also thorugh our slack group.

Live Sessions on

Live Sessions begin Sept 3rd, each Thursday
9:30 am - 11:00 am PST
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm EST
18:30 - 20:00 CET

Individual Feedback

Use our Slack Group for community interactions
and Individual Feedback on tasks assigned by our coaches.
This remote program allows you to enter our alumni community.


Live Sessions, Feedback and Followups

C. Scott Hindell

Scott Hindell is Principal of Hindell Consulting where he specializes in human-centered business model design. His key role is to facilitate, for business and industry, the process of generating, developing and articulating innovative value strategies.

Recognized as a value innovation specialist, Scott has performed workshops, spoken at conferences and to groups in the United States and abroad, with participants from more than 80 countries. Notable examples of these include: Workshops - 25 CEOs and business leaders from the Chinese Productivity Center; and students and professors from several Chinese universities. Conferences - TEDx-UCLA; and California Restaurant Industry Conference. Groups – Ahmedabad Management Association, American Chamber of Commerce Japan; American Institute of Graphic Artists; and American Marketing Association.

Scott has over 30 years of teaching experience, and currently teaches a variety of disciplines for UCLA Extension (since 2001). He also leads the M Accelerator program for entrepreneurs and startups. Prior, he taught 10 years at Los Angeles Community College. The majority of his programs fall under the disciplines of business, management, entrepreneurship, design and global sustainability.

One of only a few selected instructors, Scott is a Master Teacher in UCLA Extension's Instructor Development Program (since 2005). His key role is facilitator of Instructor Orientations and the Instructor Round Table provided to over 2,000 instructors. He has also led other core workshops for the award winning program. Scott is the recipient of the 2018/19 UCLA Extension Distinguished Instructor Award.

Prior, Scott was a portfolio manager for 17 years. As a NASD Principal and Registered Investment Advisor he owned and operated his own firm for the last ten years of that period. Here he managed large equity and fixed income portfolios with a proprietary trading method he developed, which outperformed the S&P 500 9 out of 10 years with a lower beta. He also advised and managed venture capital investments and mergers during this period.

It is Scott’s deep understanding of multiple disciplines and relentless curiosity combined with his unique ability to recognize bias and facilitate objectivity that has distinguished his success in all of his efforts.

Alessandro Marianantoni

Alessandro Marianantoni is Exec. Director and Founder at M Accelerator and MEDIARS LLC in Los Angeles, offering programs to serve the Los Angeles Startup ecosystem providing students, early stage and later stage founders with skills to grow their startups.

He has designed and developed projects in different spaces: entertainment, engineering, architecture and healthcare, receiving public and private funding from a number of organizations including: UCLA (8 years several positions: Researcher, Senior Researcher, Principal Investigator), Google, Siemens, Marriott, Universal Studios, Disney, Amazon, Italian Government and the City of Pasadena.

Alessandro earned a degree in Computer Science from the University of L’Aquila, with a thesis on perceptual interfaces at the USC Institute for Creative Technologies and Integrated Media System Center.

Over the years he has run numerous international programs including summer bootcamps and international research initiatives at UCLA and he is now directing M Accelerator and MEDIARS LLC.