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
Hybrid
Starting at $765.00
As few as 11 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 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

Hybrid courses have both regular remote meeting times and online instruction. Click “See Details” for more information.

Available
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Monday 6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Location: Online
Instructor: Edward Lee
375611
Fee:
$765.00
Still accepting enrollments
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Notes

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after October 11, 2020
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
Lecture
Mon Sep 28, 2020
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Oct 5, 2020
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Oct 12, 2020
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Oct 19, 2020
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Oct 26, 2020
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Nov 2, 2020
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Nov 9, 2020
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Nov 16, 2020
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Nov 23, 2020
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Nov 30, 2020
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Online
Lecture
Mon Dec 7, 2020
6:30PM PT - 8:30PM PT
Online

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