Launch A Startup Business

Everything You Need To Know To Launch Your Own Startup Business

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Want to launch an idea – but not sure where to start?

Our Online Startup School follows 10 crucial steps to help you avoid the common startup pitfalls and accelerates you to you being your own boss.

This is a learning by doing experience that will teach you how to build a startup. This is your entrepreneurial apprenticeship. It’s not about building a rocket ship overnight, it’s about developing a powerful new toolkit, network and mindset to help you identify and execute exciting opportunities over the next few years as you transition into entrepreneurship.

This complete course includes:

- 23 instructional videos

- 12 downloadable PDF documents & templates

- 6 projects and exercises to complete

- an easy to use financial template

- a curated selection of further external reading and viewing

Lets launch your idea into the world.


Life is too short to do work that doesn't matter to you.

Since 2010, we've helped thousands of people Escape into starting businesses through our Escape School in London. We've gathered knowledge from our 250,000+ Escape community members around the world to learn what works. We've dissected tried-and-tested lessons from entrepreneurs, psychologists, philosophers, adventurers, investors and other successful Escapees to distill a set of principles that work.

We've distilled our best Startup lessons into this easy to follow online course.

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Escape The City
Escape The City

Escape The City is on a mission to liberate talented people from unfulfilling corporate jobs. Since 2014 we've helped over 1000 people Escape into more fulfilling work and start businesses through our London-based Tribes programs. Life is too short to do work that doesn't matter. Join our community at

Course Curriculum

  STEP TWO: IDEAS - How do I choose the ‘right’ idea?
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  STEP FOUR: CUSTOMERS - Do I know whose problem or need am I solving?
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  STEP SIX: BUSINESS MODELS - Have I considered other ways to solve this problem?
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  STEP SEVEN: SANITY CHECK - Do I have a business case?
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  STEP EIGHT: FIRST VERSION - Is my first version embarrassing?
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  STEP NINE: AWARENESS - Do I know how to reach my target audience?
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Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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