Launch of Lemon School of Entrepreneurship

Experiential Entrepreneurial Program Launched by Lemon School of Entrepreneurship

India’s first experiential entrepreneurship program announced by Lemon School of Entrepreneurship (LSE). The school is a brainchild of Entrepreneurs and experts from premier institutions including IIM’s, who are keen to create an experimental platform for global entrepreneurs in India. The program and pedagogy is outcome of interaction and ideas from more than 1500 people during last two years.

Lemon School is a new initiative by well-known start-up mentorship & innovation organization Lemon Ideas. It is part of larger mission of LEMON to nurture 1000 entrepreneurs and create 100 ventures by 2020. This would create 50,000 jobs for aspiring educated youth. Lemon is presently mentoring 20 start-up ventures across India.

Launch of Lemon School of Entrepreneurship

This would be first of its kind school for the entrepreneurs and created by entrepreneurs where major emphasis would be on Do-It-Yourself and experiential learning. The flagship fast track 9 months global program in Experiential Entrepreneurship and Innovation (E2I) would starts in July 2015. The program would address various aspects of venture creation, ideation, validation and real life immersion, technology usage apart from knowledge based management subjects. Experiential Entrepreneurship and Innovation program which will take participants through sessions comprising theory, practical, on-job training and real time business experiences.  At the end of successful completion of program, entrepreneurs would be ready to launch their high impact business ventures and extended support would be provided by Lemon for start- up incubation and mentoring for one more year. It would be work place program than just a classroom based experience for the entrepreneurs.

The school is helmed by Dr. Rajeev Roy Ex Professor IIM Raipur and alumni of IIM Ahmedabad. Dr. Roy is among handful of entrepreneurship educators in the country who has been teaching entrepreneurship in premier institutions for last 10 years. Dr. Roy is a published author; mentor; on the advisory board of National Entrepreneurship Network (NEN) and advisor to several governments and multi-lateral organizations on the development of entrepreneurship amongst others. 

Course partners at LSE includes Acton School of Business (USA),  Jagriti Yatra, Nanyang Technological University (Singapore), and 30 other partner Organizations across India.  

The founding team at LSE includes well-known names like Deepak Menaria, a passionate, innovator, entrepreneur, having many success stories to his credit including Lambent Technologies (now GlobalLogic), ONE Foundation, Lemon Ideas; Mr Sanjay Arora, a well-known branding guru and CEO of Shells Advertising; Mr. Sourav Mukerji, who has been in media and entertainment for 20 years ; Mr. Mukesh Ashar , a highly acclaimed trainer and business person.; Mr. Nitin Gujarathi , a known technology entrepreneur and consultant. Goldman Sachs certified Entrepreneurship trainer Mr. Vikas Rajput from Delhi would be Dean of the School.

Additionally Lemon School would have active participation of practising educators and entrepreneurs including Dr. Tejinder Singh Rawal (Chartered Accountant), Dr. Prabodh (Spiritual Psychotherapist), Poonam Menaria (Career counsellor), Dr. Jeyavelu (IIM A fellow), Dr. Dwarika Uniyal (IIM Kashipur) and Praveen Kanda (Technology Architect). Lemon School ensures solid foundation to aspiring entrepreneurs through its highly acclaimed members in leadership team from across India and pool of 100+ domain mentors from various industries and sectors.

Few other unique features of the program includes focus on self- understanding, Scholarships, Funding for ventures, Design your own course, Role Model interactions and ESOP scheme for participants.

The best part about Lemon Programs is that the modules are driven by O3 (one on One) career coaching methodology which guarantee definite results for participants. The programs facilitate coaching sessions on Domain like Education, Social, Technology, Media, Hospitality, Services and Logistics.

Lemon programs have no qualification restrictions and are open for Indian as well as International candidates. The program is well suited for candidates from business families or candidates looking for new age ventures or those who wish to take entrepreneur plunge in 2nd career inning. Only 30 smart and serious entrepreneurs would be selected to be part of the intensive 2000 hours program.

This is truly a best fit smart program at a very smart school by most smart entrepreneurs and successful role models.

For more information visit LSE website www.lemon-school.com or call 8407911142. Lemon School of Entrepreneurship is located at Lambent IT Park (GlobalLogic), Harihar Nagar, Besa, Nagpur.