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Entrepreneurship - Creating the Business


Entrepreneurship - Creating the Business

Entrepreneurship - Creating the Business

Learn all about the common characteristics of an entrepreneur and the business eco-system


Students: 7,912
Course Description

Entrepreneurship is the cornerstone of any modern economy - Everyday entrepreneurs around the world are starting their own business. This free online course from ALISON examines characteristics of entrepreneurs and also examines the kind of business models and marketing strategies an entrepreneur can use to start a business.
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This course is ideal for anyone who wants to learn more about entrepreneurship or who may be thinking about starting their own business.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course you will develop an understanding of the common characteristics of an entrepreneur. You will gain a good knowledge of the development process and the planning process involved in the launch of a new product.
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You will have a good understanding of the business eco-system and a knowledge of successful business models.
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Module Title
The Mind of the Entrepreneur
The New Product
The Business Eco-System
Sales, Strategy and Branding
Business Models
Marketing Models
Creating the Business Assessment

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Course Title Entrepreneurship - Creating the Business
Course # 337
Course Publisher Connexions
Course Category 9
Content Origin The course contents are licensed by Creative Commons License
Course Description  Entrepreneurship is the cornerstone of any modern economy - Everyday entrepreneurs around the world are starting their own business. This free online course from ALISON examines characteristics of entrepreneurs and also examines the kind of business models and marketing strategies an entrepreneur can use to start a business. This course is ideal for anyone who wants to learn more about entrepreneurship or who may be thinking about starting their own business.
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Release Date 19 September 2011
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio None
Audio Only None
Animation None
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Post-Secondary
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
Merchandise Availability Yes
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  • Victoria Yeboah United States of America An Entrepreneurship is having a vision of a particular business that you have a passion for. You must have strategically plans and goals for how you would like your business to be a successful one. An Entrepreneur must have a focus in what he or she does best in order to better your business by satisfying your customers. An entrepreneur must work hard on solving problems and provide service not for your personal gain. An entrepreneur must be very committed to his or her work all the time. The reality is you want have a successful business so you always strive to be the best in what you do. 2015-03-20 20:03:57
  • Natalie Turney United Kingdom I think ths course gives a clear insight to what is expected of the individual who is interested in becoming an Entrepreneur. I am in the process of starting a new business with my partner and we want to be successful and show others it can be done. 2015-02-26 00:02:26
  • Daniella Staruchova [[]] An excellent course. I found it very useful. 2015-02-16 05:02:42
  • Tolbert Mucheri Zimbabwe Great and insightful adventure 2015-02-12 10:02:32
  • Joseph Cosma Makata Tanzania Learning this course is a great opportunity as it offers reliable knowledge for those who are moving in the path of creating business and who are already having one of their own for improvement . What needed the most is courage and the trust on self ability towards success. 2015-01-30 10:01:14
  • Josephine Aizojie Nigeria The Course was a very simple, educative course. I was able to understand it and now i know what i need to push forward 2015-01-20 23:01:38
  • Dlams Dlamini South Africa I like entreneurship because I need to start a business for myself so this course is perfect to me! 2015-01-09 20:01:31
  • Tanya Lyons United States of America A lot of general information, but still a good starting point. 2014-12-22 21:12:26
  • Abraham Mwaba Zambia Good course and up to date 2014-12-21 14:12:00
  • David Platt United States of America Entrepreneurship is a sense of a wide varieties of angles and areas toward your internship in the business world. With that comes respect from fellow workers, friends, people throughout the business world and around the world. 2014-12-20 22:12:24
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