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Product Design : Entrepreneurial Resources

Business Model

Using a business model during design can help you:

  • Develop a business plan (quickly and simply).
  • Communicate your design vision to potential start-up investors.

Business Model Canvas

Lean Approach (Source: Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation)

Entrepreneurial Resources at UW


WARF provides expertise, funding and more resources to help inventors further develop technologies:

WARF Entrepreneurons

UW-Madison School of Business

Weinert Center for Entrepreneurship

Students from across the campus take classes in entrepreneurship and other related topics in preparation for roles as business owners and managers, corporate intrapreneurs, or consultants to smaller businesses.

UW-Madison College of Engineering