Downloadable Resources

From in-depth guides on creating financial forecasts and pitching investors, to templates for customer discovery and go-to-market strategy, here you’ll find useful entrepreneurial materials available for download.

customer-discovery-tool
Watch a series of videos with accompanying supplemental resources by serial entrepreneur, Steven Blank, which explore the process of customer discovery.

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Customer-Discovery-Workbook
Use this workbook to discover who your customers are and what they need by formulating and testing hypotheses about your product or service and business model.

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financial-tool
This guide will walk you through the process of creating a financial forecast by using examples, offering insight and providing links to helpful third party resources.

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For first-time and experienced entrepreneurs, this tool was created as a guide that reviews the process of planning and executing a startup’s go-to-market strategy.

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Use this worksheet to clarify your marketing strategy and to develop a plan for reaching and engaging with your customers throughout the sales cycle.

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This comprehensive guide provides a real-world best practices approach to pitching investors—from the finer details of pitch structure to rock star pitch delivery.

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A helpful guide to assist entrepreneurs in answering some basic questions regarding structure, decision-making and dispute resolution for their startup. (Provided by Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs)

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Consult this checklist of critical questions every entrepreneur must answer before engaging or hiring a third-party developer as an employee or independent contractor. (Provided by Buckingham, Doolittle & Burroughs)

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Refer to this comprehensive list for access to workshops, groups, advisors and funding resources in Northeast Ohio to help
you launch and grow your business.

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Student Resources & Startup Internship Opportunities

Are you a student interested in interning at a startup or learning more about entrepreneurship? Download our internship resource guide to get involved with university startup communities on and off campus.

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