On October 26-28, 2016, the workshop Bootstrapping 2016 will be held in San Francisco.

It's not by chance that we selected San Francisco as a venue for bootstrapping workshop. San Francisco is the city associated with entrepreneurship and burgeoning startup culture.

San Francisco

Bootstrapping stands for a self-starting process in which a business starts with little capital, evolving and expanding as the operating revenues without external input of capital. How to launch a business with little or no cash and no access to credit? Apply bootstrapping concept.

bootstrapping concept

The workshop provides guidance on bootstrapping a startup and hands-on training on selling high-margin products, services and building strategic partnerships.

The workshop offers entrepreneurs the chance to exchange ideas with peers and help make their dreams a reality.

Bootstrapping workshop

No venture capital, no bank loans or angel investors, instead entrepreneur relies on hard work and personal starting capital to launch a venture.

Businesses funded by bootstrapping usually go through two stages:

If you are hesitant to take a bootstrapping path, check out this list of high profile companies that began with bootstrapping: Github, Storm 8, Braintree, Techcrunch, Indeed and many others.

If you are wondering where to begin, start from building website for your business. Not incidentally one of the most popular HTML, CSS, and JavaScript platforms for developing responsive, mobile first projects on the web is called Bootstrap, and it is open source, free as in speech.

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