Build Your Idea Bootcamp

April 20th - 21st, 2024

Your entrepreneurial journey awaits! Join us for two full days of in-person, hands on instruction and coaching for current and aspiring business owners.

About the BYI Bootcamp

The Alabama Collective has partnered with CO.STARTERS to bring a dynamic and intensive experience that equips aspiring entrepreneurs with invaluable insights, valuable relationships, and essential tools to transform your business ideas into actionable plans. Unlike traditional approaches, we embrace the lean business model methods that have fueled the success of high-growth startups, and we apply them to businesses of all shapes and sizes.

Our four-part intensive bootcamp, delivered over two days, is designed to provide you with the foundational knowledge you need to take your passion and turn it into a sustainable and thriving small business. Whether you’re just starting or looking to refine your existing venture, CO.STARTERS is your ticket to success.

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Our Mission

The Alabama Collective is at the forefront of expanding and enriching emerging tech, innovation, and entrepreneurial initiatives in Alabama. We are dedicated to fostering diversity and growth within the state’s tech and entrepreneurial ecosystem, serving as a vital hub for minority tech talent and entrepreneurs while preserving the foundational infrastructure crucial for economic prosperity.


What You Can Expect


We’ll guide you through a process of exploring and evaluating the assumptions behind your business model. With the CO.STARTERS Canvas as your trusty tool, you’ll refine your idea and gain clarity on your path forward.


Crafting a compelling message and building meaningful relationships through marketing is crucial. We’ll teach you the basics of marketing, ensuring your message resonates with your target audience.


Financial literacy is a vital aspect of business success. Dive deep into the financial building blocks, from startup costs to your break-even point. You’ll leave with a solid grasp of your business’s financial health


Creating a well-structured plan and staying on course is key. We’ll help you set priorities and SMART goals, keeping you on the path to business success.

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