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Why Entrepreneurs Should Think Big

Listen to Donna Novitsky talk about ambitious entrepreneurship and learn why you should always think big.

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This free online Why Entrepreneurs Should Think Big course features Donna Novitsky who has many years of experience as both an entrepreneur and venture capitalist. In this course, she explains why entrepreneurs should think big when they are investing so much of their time, energy, and passion for creating a business. She also explains how to differentiate between the roles of entrepreneurs and venture capitalists.
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    1.5-3 Hours
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This course begins by teaching you why entrepreneurs should think big. Donna Novitsky is CEO of Big Tent Design and was formerly venture capitalist at Mohr Davidow Ventures. Her motto is “Go big or don't go!” and this has driven her work as both entrepreneur and venture capitalist. With this course, you will learn how to feed your passion according to Donna's beliefs so you too can be the successful entrepreneur you want to be.

You will then learn the importance of teamwork as nobody can do it all alone. Donna will also discuss in detail the differences between a VC and an entrepreneur. She will give you advice on how to name a start-up and how to market a startup. With her expertise in areas such as business strategy and execution, technology and team building, business diversity and singular focus, there is no way you can fail by listening to her words of wisdom.

If you are planning to start your own business, particularly high-potential start-ups in the technology space, you will learn a lot from Donna’s advice and guidance on thinking big and achieving extraordinary personal success in business. Upon the completion of this course, you will learn how to come up with a company name, do marketing for a startup, and understand the importance of teamwork. Sign up for this course and start your journey to success now! 

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Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes: - Learn how to differentiate the roles of venture capitalist and entrepreneur; - Learn the difference between strategy and execution; - Learn the difference between technology and team building; - Learn the difference between diversity and singular focus; - Learn about naming a company; - Learn about marketing a company;


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