Start a Business with Brian Hamilton Foundation: Starter U

The Brian Hamilton Foundation – a foundation that provides free entrepreneurship education resources, to help people take part in the American dream and climb the social and economic ladder – just got better with the addition of its free online entrepreneurship program, Starter U: How to Start, Run, and Grow a Business.

The Brian Hamilton Foundation’s Starter U program is a free, self-paced online course teaching everything you need to know to start, run, and grow a business. Designed to give you, the entrepreneur, the flexibility to learn according to your schedule, this course covers business ideation, marketing, selling, customer service, and how to overcome the biggest obstacle stopping you from starting your business: you.

Through roughly twelve hours of instruction, entrepreneur stories, quizzes, and discussion topics, the program will distill everything you need to know to start your dream business tomorrow. At the end of the course, you will receive a certification proving successful completion.

So, what are you waiting for? Visit, or download the “Brian Hamilton Foundation” app in the Apple Store or Google Play Store to get started!

“I didn’t know what an entrepreneur was but the[n] when Mr. Hamilton came to West Wilkes Middle School it changed my perspective on business careers.”

Caleb Huffman Student West Wilkes Middle School

Being a mentor… allows me to empower aspiring entrepreneurs with the business tools that they need to be successful in our society.

Monica Russell Mentor Inmates to Entrepreneurs

We believe that entrepreneurship unlocks the door to economic opportunity in the United States.

Margaret Froneberger Chief Executive Officer Brian Hamilton Foundation

Having your own company is for everyone, not just those born into privilege.

Brian Hamilton Founder Brian Hamilton Foundation