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Starting a Business or Social Enterprise - The Stone Soup Way


Starting a Business or Social Enterprise - The Stone Soup Way

Starting a Business or Social Enterprise - The Stone Soup Way

Motivate yourself by gaining new skills that will encourage you to set up your own business.


Students: 6,002
Course Description

This free interactive online business course covers entrepreneurship. Taking as its inspiration the book: "Stone Soup - The Secret Recipe for Making Something from Nothing", this course takes you through the 26 ingredients needed.
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This course not only brings you a flavour of the book, it also provides a profile of the successful entrepreneur/venture founder.

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Learning Outcomes

This course will encourage and motivate you to set up your own business. You will learn effective team-building techniques and you will have a good knowledge of the characteristics of some of the most successful entrepreneurs.
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This course will help you deal with times of crisis or change within a business. You will understand the most important personal qualities of a successful entrepreneur.
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Course Title Starting a Business or Social Enterprise - The Stone Soup Way
Course # 240
Course Publisher Bill Liao
Course Category 9
Content Origin Bill's Personal Experiences of Success
Course Description  This free interactive online business course covers entrepreneurship. Taking as its inspiration the book: "Stone Soup - The Secret Recipe for Making Something from Nothing", this course takes you through the 26 ingredients needed. This course not only brings you a flavour of the book, it also provides a profile of the successful entrepreneur/venture founder.
License 
Release Date 11 July 2013
   
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner) 1-2 Hours
Video/Audio Medium
Audio Only High
Animation High
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Higher High Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
Merchandise Availability Yes
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  • Ufuoma Ikperu Nigeria A course that teaches how to start businesses from the scratch is highly invaluable to every would-be entrepreneur. 2014-11-21 10:11:46
  • maja varga Serbia Very informative and enlightening Course. Will make sure to recommend it to some very good young people I know. Thank You. 2014-10-24 20:10:12
  • Ige Omoluakhe Urowayino Greece its an eye opener. thanks alot 2014-08-17 00:08:47
  • Michael Waweru Kenya Being an entrepreneur is my day to day vision, and owning my own business is my greatest desire... Seens I joined my current university(Egerton University), l have written two of my business plans which I think can make money. Though I don't have the start-up capital l believe one day I achieve my dream.... 2014-08-16 23:08:36
  • Ammar Al-Qaraghuli Egypt Getting the needed skills could enhance your thinking and encourage you to start the action as first step in running your own business. 2014-07-28 14:07:11
  • Solomon Simon Kenya I have always had passion for Agribusiness. Having a large farm of over 20 acres but all submerged in a swamp, denies me the chance to grow water melons, chillies and tomatoes in large scale for both local markets and international markets. 2014-07-15 08:07:18
  • michael ballard United States of America Awesome Course 2014-06-07 15:06:05
  • Amira Fawzi Ali Egypt Course Module: Courseware
    Course Topic: Starting and Team Building
    Comment: The course was not playable on my galaxy note.. but I could study it on my laptop.. It is really interesting and to the point.. Well done and thank you! 2012-09-29 16:09:19
  • Amira Fawzi Ali Egypt Course Module: Courseware
    Course Topic: Starting and Team Building
    Comment: Why can't I watch the course material, although I can see a progress in my checklist??? Is there a problem with the software? Is there anything I should do?? 2012-09-25 07:09:45
  • Jean Pluess-england United Kingdom Course Module: Courseware
    Course Topic: Assessment
    Comment: a really worth while course.i would recommemd it to everyone who is interested in learning new things. THANK YOU for the oppotunity. 2012-07-04 15:07:46
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