Introduction to Entrepreneurship - 12 Week Virtual Course taught in 2 Six Week Semesters.
About this course…
This course, currently being taught at colleges and universities around the country, could be subtitled Introduction to Entrepreneurship. Designed for entrepreneurs who are either starting a new business or growing an existing one, this course will take students through the process of conceiving, creating, managing, and growing their own business. The course covers the key elements to starting and running a successful business. The goal is to provide a solid background with practical application of important concepts for anybody starting or running a business, regardless of educational background.
Finance, accounting, marketing and management issues will be addressed from an entrepreneurial perspective. The course relies on classroom discussion, participation, guest speakers, basic case analysis, and the creation of a business plan based on each student’s specific area of interest.
Each session includes objectives, readings, and online resources. Coursework includes seven assignments. The first six are all components of the seventh, the business plan.
Additional materials including slide decks as PowerPoint Presentations, slide deck notes, and video instructions are available for free to instructors, but require registration and login.
About Tim Berry…
I’m president and founder of Palo Alto Software, founder of bplans.com, and a co-founder of Borland International. I built Palo Alto Software from zero to 40 employees and 70% market share without outside investment. I developed the management team that now runs it. I’ve taught a class on starting a business at the University of Oregon, for 11 years; I do a SCORE workshop on business planning every quarter; and I am now doing guest teaching with two Small Business Development Centers…
Schedule today to receive a FREE PDF copy of The-Plan-As-You-Go Business Plan written by Tim Berry, principal author of Business Plan Pro - The country's bestselling business plan software.
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