You are here

StartUp School

StartUp School

Do you want to create a meaningful career that looks like you? Welcome to StartUp School!

All StartUp School courses abecome available for you through open university of applied sciences. Studies are based on a practical approach and learning by doing with an aim in starting your own business or in developing an existing one – while earning study credits. You can also join just to develop your entrepreneurial mindset which is something everyone needs nowadays. Combine an entrepreneurship module from StartUp School’s course selection, and earn more credibility as an expert of the future!

Check out the full StartUp School offering here

Some of StartUp School’s most popular courses:

 

WOR8HH032 Find your Strengths (5 cr)

 

During Find Your Strengths course you will get know to what you actually want to do in your life, and what are things you should focus on.

Enrollment for Autumn 2019 in two parts:

1) Sign up on MyNet: search WOR8HH032, implementation 3004 and
2) inform us your preferred group by sending email to startupschool@haaga-helia.fi

Read more here

 

WOR8HH039 Workshops for Action (5cr)

 

Workshops for Action gives you practical skills to develop your business idea or ongoing business further. In most of the workshops you should have at least some kind of a business idea to work with. Pick five workshops of choice, combine a portfolio and that’s it.

Action workshops will be held on selected Wednesday evenings at 16-19.

28.8. Sales Circle​
11.9. Business Across Borders​
18.9. Sales Presentation and Pitch Skills​
25.9. Taxation of a Firm​
9.10. Product Profitability Analysis​
23.10. Google Tools​
13.11. Balanced Scorecard​
27.11. Content Marketing

Read more here

Developing Entrepreneurial Mindset (5 cr)

Developing Entrepreneurial Mindset is perfect when you have an idea, and you would like to see if it’s worth advancing. During the course you will also think about yourself as an entrepreneur. This course is an online course with two meetings; one in the beginning, and the final pitching.

Implementation: Two implementations during Autumn 2019.

Read more here

 

Coaching 1-2 (5-10 cr)

Coaching is a learning process, in which the coach and the student have goal-oriented, confidential discussions on topics which are important and relevant to the student. StartUp School can offer you a coach in entrepreneurship. This means five meetings either live or online with your coach, and assignments related to your goals.

You can start the course, if  you have completed Developing Entrepreneurial Mindset (WOR8HH022) course, or you have a well-defined business idea, or an ongoing business.

Implementation: Start any time on any campus.

Enrollment: email startupschool@haaga-helia.fi and explain your business idea, targets and development areas for the coaching. Those could be for example business development, developing your personal entrepreneurial skills, communication, team management skills, budgeting etc.