Entrepreneurship and New Venture Formation

MGMT X 497.52

Starting a new business venture requires an understanding of the business landscape. This survey course explores the essentials factors for turning an idea into a successful business.

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Fall
Winter
Spring
Classroom
Starting at $765.00
As few as 6 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Explore the various benefits/costs of sole proprietorships, partnerships, corporations, and franchises
  • Learn about market surveys, site analysis, permits and licenses, patents, and protection of ideas
  • Understand risk management, legal requirements and regulations, capital requirements, and financing sources
  • Know how to determine costs and prices of goods, advertising and marketing, record keeping, and cash flow requirements

About this course:

This course surveys the factors essential for turning a "great idea" into a successful business and explores various benefits/costs of sole proprietorships, partnerships, corporations, and franchises. Topics include market surveys; site analysis; permits and licenses; patents and protection of ideas; risk management; legal requirements and regulations; capital requirements and financing sources; determining the costs and prices of goods and services; advertising and marketing; record keeping; and lines of credit and cash flow requirements. 

Fall 2019 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Enrollment Closed
-
Monday 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: Online , UCLA
369440
Fee:
$765.00
See Details
Notes

No meeting November 11, 2019.

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 13, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
(Optional) Starting Your Own Business by Rieva Lesonsky
(Optional) The Hard Thing About Hard Things by Ben Horowitz
(Optional) The Lean Startup by Eric Ries
(Optional) Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action by Sinek, Simon
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Online
Mon Sep 30, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
Online
Lecture
Mon Oct 7, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Mon Oct 14, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Mon Oct 21, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Mon Oct 28, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Mon Nov 4, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Mon Nov 11, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Mon Nov 18, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Mon Nov 25, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Mon Dec 2, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Mon Dec 9, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Future Offering (Opens November 04, 2019 12:00:00 AM)
-
Tuesday, Thursday 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Location: UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
Instructor: Karen Carr-Crawford
370753
Fee:
$795.00
See Details
Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 13, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Internet access required.
Course syllabus not yet available.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Tue Jan 7, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 306
Lecture
Thu Jan 9, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 306
Lecture
Tue Jan 14, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 306
Lecture
Thu Jan 16, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 306
Lecture
Tue Jan 21, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 306
Lecture
Thu Jan 23, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 306
Lecture
Tue Jan 28, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 306
Lecture
Thu Jan 30, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 306
Lecture
Tue Feb 4, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 306
Lecture
Thu Feb 6, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 306
Lecture
Tue Feb 11, 2020
9:00AM - 12:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood 306

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