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Becoming an Entrepreneur

Learn about the qualities of an entrepreneur and becoming a successful entrepreneur in this free online diploma course.

Entrepreneurship
Free Course
This free online entrepreneurship course will help you understand entrepreneurship as a whole and the various stages of setting up an entrepreneurial organization from start-up to ramp-up. Next, you will be exposed to how you can discover whether you have the entrepreneurial spark; which is an attitude that exceptional entrepreneurs possess. You will further be enlightened on entrepreneurial personality assessment tests.
  • Duration

    4-5 Hours
  • Assessment

    Yes
  • Certification

    Yes
  • Responsive

    Yes
  • Publisher

    NPTEL

Description

Modules

Outcome

Certification

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Description

This free online entrepreneurship course will help you understand entrepreneurship as a whole and the various stages of setting up an entrepreneurial organization from start-up to ramp-up. You will first be introduced to Entrepreneurial Journey, where you will be exposed to the stages of setting up and growing an entrepreneurial firm. Moving on, you will be enlightened on the key aspects of entrepreneurship, the multi-faceted domain of entrepreneurship and the multiple constructs for entrepreneurs to be successful.

Next, in this free online course, you will be introduced to Entrepreneurial Discovery, where you will be exposed to how you can discover whether you have the entrepreneurial spark; which is an attitude that exceptional entrepreneurs possess. You will learn about the model of entrepreneurship that can be contextually adaptive while being person-specific in entrepreneurship. Also, you will be enlightened on entrepreneurial personality assessments, which compares the different methodologies of deciphering a real entrepreneur; ranging from psychometric tools, Myer-Briggs, Type Indicator (MBTI) and BDC.

By the end of this course, you will have a strong understanding of entrepreneurship and how you can become a successful entrepreneur. You will also be able to know if you have the entrepreneurial flair, which is trait needed to build a successful entrepreneurial firm. Start learning today.

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Learning Outcomes

Having completed this course, you should be able to:




  • Define entrepreneurship and explain the importance of entrepreneurship to the economy



  • Describe the importance of competition among entrepreneurs



  • Identify the different types of entrepreneurs


  • Compare the similarities between entrepreneurial and start-up firms

  • Identify key Entrepreneurial Characteristics

  • Identify the methodologies and filters for used to discover if one has the entrepreneurial spark



  • Explain the importance of entrepreneurship to the national economy and methodologies to address the paradoxes of entrepreneurship in the journey



  • Mention the possible approaches to sustain entrepreneurial momentum

Certification

All Alison courses are free to enrol, study and complete. To successfully complete this Certificate course and become an Alison Graduate, you need to achieve 80% or higher in each course assessment. Once you have completed this Certificate course, you have the option to acquire an official Certificate, which is a great way to share your achievement with the world. Your Alison Certificate is:

Ideal for sharing with potential employers - include it in your CV, professional social media profiles and job applications
An indication of your commitment to continuously learn, upskill and achieve high results
An incentive for you to continue empowering yourself through lifelong learning

Alison offers 3 types of Certificates for completed Certificate courses:

Digital Certificate - a downloadable Certificate in PDF format, immediately available to you when you complete your purchase
Certificate - a physical version of your officially branded and security-marked Certificate, posted to you with FREE shipping
Framed Certificate - a physical version of your officially branded and security-marked Certificate in a stylish frame, posted to you with FREE shipping

All Certificates are available to purchase through the Alison Shop. For more information on purchasing Alison Certificates, please visit our FAQs. If you decide not to purchase your Alison Certificate, you can still demonstrate your achievement by sharing your Learner Record or Learner Achievement Verification, both of which are accessible from your Dashboard. For more details on our Certificate pricing, please visit our Pricing Page.

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