iVibes Startup School takes the aspiring entrepreneur from ideation (coming up with a business idea) to launching a business or product. This course consists of 5 modules: 1) Ideation, 2) Launching your product/service, 3) Growth (building the right system), 4) Leadership: attracting and keeping talent and 5) Funding: raising money for your startup.
Ismail really knows business. He has an MBA and a Masters in Finance, and he has started or managed businesses for over 25 years. Many of the businesses he has started and run were programs focused on various aspects of youth development. He ran youth athletic programs in Texas, where more than 2 dozen participants received college football scholarships and a half dozen made it to the NFL. He has also coached and mentored youth who now hold positions in places such as Ernst & Young and PwC. Ismail is a leadership coach who has done work with the G20 YEA (Young Entrepreneurs Alliance), and has helped set the KPIs that support the development of youth entrepreneurship around the world.