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Why Risk is Necessary for Business Growth

  • Description
  • Outcome
  • Certification
  • Peter Diamondis of the X Prize foundation tells the story of his path to entrepreneurship, the skills required to make a successful business and the importance of following your passion in life.

    In this free online business course we get to hear him discuss where the idea came from to create the X Prize foundation, the risks he took to make it a success and why it remains a success today. He discusses X Prize's core values and beliefs, the hardships crossed in financing the business and the lessons learned in each risk taken to grow the business.

    This free online course will be of interest to business and marketing professionals, and budding entrepreneurs looking for expert help and guidance to get them on the road to building their own company, and how taking a risk is sometimes necessary for a business to grow. If you want a big idea to take off, this is recommended learning!

  • Learning outcomes:
    - The core beliefs in entrepreneurship;
    - Critical rule of a sale and its execution;
    - Understand how X Prize was conceived and how it works today;
    - An overview of the critical values you need to succeed in business.

  • 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.

Why Risk is Necessary for Business Growth
  • Free

  • 1-2 Hours

  • Stanford

  • Assessment

  • Certification

  • 50 Pts

Modules List( 2 )
  • Module
    Understanding Why Risk is Necessary for Business Growth
    • In this module learn about risk and why it can be necessary for the growth of a company.
    • Put Your Passions into Flight
    • Bluffing Millions in Financial Backing
    • Risk is a Necessity for Exploration and Growth
    • The ROI of Prize Incentives
    • Energetic Fundraising
    • A New Model for Philanthropy
  • Module
    Understanding Risk Assessment
    • You must score 80% or more to pass this assessment.
    • Understanding Why Risk is necessary for growth Assessment
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