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Starting a Business or Social Enterprise - The Stone Soup Way Free Course

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  • Description
  • Outcome
  • Certification
  • 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.

  • 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. 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.

  • All Alison courses are free to study. To successfully complete a course you must score 80% or higher in each course assessments. Upon successful completion of a course, you can choose to make your achievement formal by purchasing an official Alison Diploma, Certificate or PDF.

    Having an official Alison document is a great way to share your success. Plus it’s:

    • Ideal for including in CVs, job applications and portfolios
    • An indication of your ability to learn and achieve high results
    • An incentive to continue to empower yourself through learning
    • A tangible way of supporting the Alison mission to empower people everywhere through education.

Modules List( 1 )
  • Courseware
    • Starting and Team Building
    • Preparing for Change
    • Understanding Change
    • Changing!
    • Personal Qualities
    • Assessment
  • Stone Soup Resources
Topics List ( 6 )
Stone SoupThis free entrepreneurial skills course covers the ingredients necessary to start a new venture. It also features a comprehensive assessment section. This page is the course map. You can access this page anytime by clicking the Contents tab. From here you can access any part of the course, including the assessment. You can also see your progress at one glance.
Course Features
  • Duration

    1-2 Hours

  • Publisher

    Bill Liao

  • Video


  • Audio


  • Assessment


  • Certification


  • Price


  • Reward

    50 Pts

  • Responsive


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