Course objectives and target audience:
The Blackblot Strategic Product Entrepreneur™ (SPE) one-day intensive course provides attendees with the knowledge, skills, and tools to effectively contribute to business, product, and market planning decisions and activities at startups (temporary product organizations).
Entrepreneurs are the organizers and decision makers of high-profit and high-risk business ventures. This course presents the Blackblot Strategic Product Entrepreneur™ Model for Startups (A4, A3), a new lightweight and consistent model to realistically review market opportunities, determine product features, and shape marketing efforts at startups. The Blackblot SPE Model for Startups is built on the premise where people are the center and served by processes, and in which the processes are streamlined and adaptable.
The goal of this course is to allow entrepreneurs and startup practitioners to apply for funding in a methodical and consistent way and deliver winning products that fit market needs.
All training attendees receive a digital digital copy of the Blackblot Strategic Product Entrepreneur™ plan document, digital course slides booklet, membership in the “Blackblot Alumni” career networking group, and digital copies of the official course certificate of completion. All course materials are provided in the English language. All training graduates receive free professional support from Blackblot. The number of attendees per course is intentionally limited to provide for a personal learning experience.
About the instructor, Gabriel Steinhardt:
Gabriel Steinhardt is Blackblot’s founder and CEO, a recognized international technology product management expert, author, lecturer, and developer of practical tools and methodologies that increase product managers’ productivity. A marketing and information systems MBA with over two decades of experience in product management with technology products, Gabriel has assumed diverse leadership roles with major corporations and start-ups in marketing, product management and technical undertakings. Gabriel is the developer of the Blackblot Product Manager’s Toolkit® (PMTK) product management methodology, a globally adopted best practice. Gabriel will be delivering the Blackblot® Strategic Product Manager™ (SPMR) Training Course in Sofia, Bulgaria. Gabriel has delivered hundreds of training courses on product management. His courses have been attended by companies from Australia, Belgium, Canada, Finland, France, Germany, India, Ireland, Israel, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom, and USA.
Full course outline is available at: https://www.blackblot.com/files/syllabuses/Blackblot_SPE_Course_Syllabus.pdf