Thomas Anbeek

What the entrepreneurial mindset really teaches you is how you come up with ideas, how you can assess the potential of an idea, and how to then pursue that idea and try to turn it into reality and grow that into a larger business or project.

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Thomas Anbeek, Director, Roshambo Studios & Entrepreneur in Residence at VU

Thomas Anbeek

In today's world where everything moves so fast the ability to do that almost feels like a superpower.

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Who is this course for?

Thomas Anbeek

I think anyone can make a good entrepreneur. It really depends on your attitude and how you've put yourself out there. Really what it all comes down to is taking action, doing things, not sitting back and waiting for someone to tell you to do something. So as long as you're the type of person that can take action, or wants the learn how to take action, then the entrepreneurial mindset's for you.

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Why Study this Course?

Thomas Anbeek

An entrepreneurial mindset is so important nowadays, and it's only gonna become more important moving forward. And it doesn't even matter if you want to start your own business and work for yourself, or if you're gonna be working for someone else. Even employers are now demanding you to think and act a lot more entrepreneurial. So if you really want to take control of your own career and your own development, the entrepreneurial mindset is what you need.

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Does this course collaborate with Industry?

Thomas Anbeek

We've been collaborating with Startup Victoria for a number of years now, the community-based non-profit dedicated to creating more founders and better founders. We also have connections with the global accelerator programmes Techstars, one of the more premier accelerator programmes in the world.

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How long is the course?

Thomas Anbeek

So the six months are broken up into four different blocks, each of those blocks is four weeks and during those four weeks you'll be dedicated to that unit and that block. That means that you can really focus and you can dedicate all of your effort and energy to the one topic at a time before moving onto the next one.

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What are you most looking forward to about the course?

Thomas Anbeek

The ideas and the people. That's always the great thing about my job. I get to work with a lot of people that have great ideas, that want to do some interesting things and they want to make something of themselves. So I'm really looking forward to meeting all of the people that will enrol in this course.

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