Startup Leadership Program

The Startup Leadership Program

The Startup Leadership Program (SLP) is a comprehensive, world-class training program for startup leaders who:

Have already founded a startup and want to cover common startup issues in a structured, familiar way (a school setting).

Are considering founding a startup and who want to minimize their risk factors by educating themselves about what is involved before taking the plunge.

Appreciate the merit and power of joining an institution like the SLP, which offers a global network of like-minded people to offer answers, encouragement and maybe even money in support of their dream.

Distinguished Company

SLP Graduates have won many awards, with over 300 breakthrough startups founded and counting. We promise you, your SLP experience will be transformational, professionally and socially.


Our Graduates have also been accepted into leading incubators like Techstars, DreamIT and Excelerate (amongst others). Your local incubator may already be delivering the Startup Leadership Program or be considering it.

Getting Started

If you want to become part of a an incredibly accomplished, lifelong global network of peers and mentors who will answer your questions, provide you with access to investors, and help you along the way in every way possible, apply this summer to be a Fellow in the upcoming class. Applying is easy.


  • The SLP starts on September 1.
  • The SLP is a inexpensive experience.
  • The SLP takes six months to complete.
  • The SLP is a NON-PROFIT organization.
  • The SLP comprises some sixty contact hours.

SLP Modules

Message Modules

SLP - 15 Reason Why
Inspiring Personal Stories
Why Are We Here?
My journey

Technical Modules

Pitch & Business Plan Evaluations
Business Plan & Business Model Canvas
Financial Models
Lean Startup Strategy & Customer Development
Product Day & Customer Day
Operational Nuts & Bolts
Cofounder Conflict
Cases in Startups & Creativity
Doing Deals with Corporations
Termsheet Competition
Venture Capital Competition
Selling your Company
Meet the Investors

Emergence Modules

Where Do We Go from Here?