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Entrepreneurship: Creating the Business - Revised

Learn all about the characteristics of a successful entrepreneur and start your own journey with this course.

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This free online entrepreneurship course in focuses on Creating the Business. Entrepreneurship is the cornerstone of any modern economy. Every day, entrepreneurs around the world are starting their own business. This course will teach you the characteristics of successful entrepreneurs. It will also discuss the kind of business models and marketing strategies an entrepreneur can use to start a business, and more!
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    1.5-3 Hours
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This course begins by giving you an introduction to the mind of an entrepreneur. You will explore the factors and characteristics that are commonly found in an entrepreneurial mindset which you can strive to possess and emulate. You will learn how to enhance your entrepreneurial mind by subscribing to newsletters, engaging in discussions with entrepreneurs, keeping a diary of your journey, seeking out educational programs, refining your entrepreneurial characteristics on a daily basis, and more!

You will then learn where to find the right resources to develop and enhance your entrepreneurial skills. These include small business associations, banks, financial institutions, and micro-credit agencies, educational facilities, business-related NGOs, libraries, community redevelopment agencies, support from family and friends, and the Internet. You will also get the chance to take an entrepreneur assessment survey so you can learn if you've got what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur.

Being a successful entrepreneur takes a lot of work. You need a strategic plan to make your goals a reality and to begin your own hero’s journey. Upon the completion of this course, you will gain a better understanding of the common characteristics of an entrepreneur. You will also learn the development and planning process involved in the launch of a new product, the business ecosystem, and a knowledge of successful business models so make sure to check this course out! 

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Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Develop an understanding of the common characteristics of an entrepreneur
  • Explain the development process and the planning process involved in the launch of a new product
  • Describe the business ecosystem and have a vast knowledge of successful business models


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