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Growth Strategies for Business Course


Growth Strategies for Business
Growth Strategies for Business

Learn how to grow your business with a sound business strategy.


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Course Description

Having worked hard to create a business many entrepreneurs and business people then find it a struggle to grow their business. This free online course looks at the important factors when growing a business internationally. The course reviews growth strategies for companies, international marketing, adding products and services, and factors involved in international business. This course is ideal for business professionals, or those who are interested in starting their own business, and who want to learn more about the factors involved in a growing business.

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LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon completion of this course you will understand the four-phase growth model to identify growth problems in a business. You will gain a knowledge of changes, transformations, stategies, and mistakes that continuously need to be considered when growing a business successfullly. You will know the opportunities and problems that can occur in international marketing plans. This course will effectively teach you about innovation, products, globalisation and Hofstede's Five Cultural Dimensions.

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 107 votes
Course Title: Growth Strategies for Business
Course #: 346
Course Publisher: Connexions
Course Category: 9
Content Origin:
Course Description: Having worked hard to create a business many entrepreneurs and business people then find it a struggle to grow their business. This free online course looks at the important factors when growing a business internationally. The course reviews growth strategies for companies, international marketing, adding products and services, and factors involved in international business. This course is ideal for business professionals, or those who are interested in starting their own business, and who want to learn more about the factors involved in a growing business.
License: This course is available from Connexions OpenCourseWare through the following Creative Commons licence:
Creative Commons License
Release Date: 19 September 2011
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio: None
Audio Only: None
Animation: None
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 18+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level:
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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  • Mark Walker
    Mark Walker United Kingdom Quick and informative 2016-06-28 14:06:56
  • olubunmi fajuyigbe
    olubunmi fajuyigbe Nigeria I\'m really impressed and have begun implementing some of the things I\'ve learnt her in my start ups. 2016-06-23 10:06:12
  • Enobong Ezekiel
    Enobong Ezekiel Nigeria Very educative, eye opener and a wake up call on knowing more about growth strategies for business. A whole lot to learn and the plan is to read up about this course again. 2016-06-20 21:06:10
  • Dhiraj Sonawane
    Dhiraj Sonawane United States of America Excellent course! 2016-04-18 18:04:13
  • Rohit Sharma
    Rohit Sharma India The over all course focuses on very basic knowledge sources required to run a business. I would recommend few more video for personal touch to be embedded as well 2016-01-10 10:01:52
  • Valerie Robinson
    Valerie Robinson United States of America The Course gave insight for business growth and especially for businesses wanting to go Global. From the course gain useful information to consider and re-construct a business for success with Globalization. I learned much to re-examine my existing two businesses for more " of high growth" potential. Great Course, Highly recommended not only to entrepreneur's but ALL business's as well! 2015-12-13 19:12:08
  • swaroop anand
    swaroop anand India A very good learning experience 2015-12-08 07:12:26
  • Juan Gonzalez
    Juan Gonzalez United States of America I wish it could be more focused on local market business startups and not so much international. 2015-10-20 03:10:40
  • Tarshell Washington
    Tarshell Washington United States of America The Growth Strategies Course for new or old businesses is very imperative to avoid going out of business sooner than expected. 2015-07-22 19:07:39
  • Omokhoje Ijanmi
    Omokhoje Ijanmi Nigeria Growth strategies for business gave an eye opener to mistakes new business owners may find themselves if not properly equipped mentally. It also unveils potentials in the international markets using innovations through the digital advantage. Omokhoje Nigeria 2015-07-20 17:07:10
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