Getting Started

What’s a Startup? First Principles
Silicon Valley entrepreneur and author of Startup Owners’ Manual, Steve Blank, defines what a startup is and why they exist.

Ready to Start-up? Ask These 5 Questions First
Find out if you are ready to starting your company with a few simple questions.

Your Playbook to Starting Up On the Cheap: 10 Steps to Launch for Less Than $1,500 
Infographic guide to launching a startup.

How to Build a Startup
Online course taught by Steve Blank.

Startup How-To Guides
Guides from how to laying groundwork to how to find the best location.

Patent primer from Oyen Wiggs
Intro to what patents are and how the patent process works

Trademark primers from Oyen Wiggs
Explain what trademarks are and how the trademark process works