Join the American Dream U community on the SmartUp app – the best boot camp for startup business!
Join more than 60,000 founders and dynamic disruptors on SmartUp, to build and test your startup skills and knowledge.
Get essential advice from…
Nick Palmisciano, Founder of Ranger Up – on the culture shock of post-military life, and planning your transition.
Matthew Griffin, CEO and Founder of Combat Flip Flops – on strategizing and tactics, knowing your numbers, and showcasing your product.
Joseph Kopser, CEO and Co-Founder of Ridescout – on planning your startup life early, and getting your wife aboard the startup ride.
Leon Wilde, CEO of Text Safe Teens – on how to start networking and learning for your entrepreneurial life.
Tracey Jones, President of Tremendous Life Books – on staying motivated and hitting the moving target of success in private enterprise.
Steve Blank, Founder of E.Piphany – on the start up culture shock.
Lessons from the world’s top founders, entrepreneurs and investors…
Insights and case studies and analysis from the people behind Airbnb, King.com, Google, Juicero, Ocado, Halcyon Mobile, Houzz… and many others.
Guides, quizzes and simulation challenges from the SmartUp team…
Backed by the founders and investors behind Spotify, Siri, Summly, The Battery, Jawbone, Skyscanner, Betfair, Lastminute.com, Silverlake, Risk Capital Partners, Ceyuan Ventures…
Launch your post-military mission! Follow your entrepreneurial dreams and escape the Groundhog Days of civilian life!
Meet successful ex-military entrepreneurs and go head-to-head in Army – Navy – Air Force – Marine battles of the branches, taking your team to victory in quizzes and simulations. Climb the leaderboards, and win 1-on-1 mentoring and other rewards.
Get all the tools you need to:
- Launch, scale and execute your business idea
- Funding, product development and reaching your customers
- Become the perfect Executive of your own business.