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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Classroom
Starting at $765.00
11 weeks
4.0 Credits

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 2018 Schedule

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

Available
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Tuesday 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Location: UCLA
363284
Fee:
$765.00
42 days left. Enroll by Sep 25, 2018
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Notes

Enrollment limited; early enrollment advised. Enrollment deadline: October 8, 2018. Internet access required. Materials required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 8, 2018
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Book: START YOUR OWN BUSINESS by Rieva Lesonsky
UCLA Bookstore discount code for free shipping: XFS17
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Schedule
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Date
Time
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Lecture
Tue Sep 25, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Tue Oct 2, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Tue Oct 9, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Tue Oct 16, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Tue Oct 23, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Tue Oct 30, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Tue Nov 6, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Tue Nov 13, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Tue Nov 20, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Tue Nov 27, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154
Lecture
Tue Dec 4, 2018
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Royce Hall 154

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