Entrepreneurship 101 Workshop - November 1, 2022

November 1, 2022

Rena F. Hale, Ph.D.

**This course is for Mayo Clinic Personnel only**

Time Zones
7:00am – 11:00am EST
8:00am – 12:00pm CST
6:00am – 10:00am MDT

In this workshop, we will use experiential approaches to learn about entrepreneurship through the development of a life sciences startup idea. Participants will learn about entrepreneurship and startup development through exemplar scenarios, customer discovery exercises, value mapping, and idea-based business development. The workshop is designed to train participants in their entrepreneurial development and provide a deeper understanding of the culture of entrepreneurship as well as tools and resources that facilitate the development of a startup at Mayo Clinic. This workshop will culminate with participants delivering a 2-minute business pitch on their developed problem and vison of a solution.

Target Audience

This course is for Mayo Clinic employees only

Learning Objectives

Upon conclusion of this course, the learner should be able to

  • Describe how to assess the validity of an idea and understand if a business can be built around that idea.
  • Review how to structure and perform customer interviews to gain impactful feedback on your startup concept.
  • Illustrate how to validate and frame customer needs for business idea through value mapping and fit.
  • Describe how to develop and present a 2 min business pitch.

Attendance at any Mayo Clinic course does not indicate or guarantee competence or proficiency in the skills, knowledge or performance of any care or procedure(s) which may be discussed or taught in this course.

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 4.00 Attendance
Event starts: 
11/01/2022 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
11/01/2022 - 12:00pm
Internet Live Activity
Rochester, MN 55901
United States

All travel and lodging expenses are the sole responsibility of the individual registrant.

Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.


Credit Statement(s):

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals:
A record of attendance will be provided to all registrants for requesting credits in accordance with state nursing boards, specialty societies or other professional associations.

For disclosure information regarding Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development accreditation review committee member(s) and staff, please go here to review disclosures.

Available Credit

  • 4.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit
  • 4.00 Attendance


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