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
Remote Instruction
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. 

Spring 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet regularly and are fully online. Click “See Details” below for more information.

Available
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Thursday 6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Location: Online
Instructor: Edward Lee
372392
Fee:
$765.00
3 days left. Enroll by Apr 2, 2020
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Notes

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

Refund Deadline
No refunds after April 15, 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
Course syllabus not yet available.
(Optional) Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action by Sinek, Simon
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Thu Apr 2, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Apr 9, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Apr 16, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Apr 23, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Apr 30, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu May 7, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu May 14, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu May 21, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu May 28, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jun 4, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online
Lecture
Thu Jun 11, 2020
6:30PM PDT - 9:30PM PDT
Online

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