Essentials of Entrepreneurship: Thinking & Action
Essentials of Entrepreneurship: Thinking & Action – Certificate
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, IRVINE – Essentials of Entrepreneurship
Describe the entrepreneurial process and how to manage it
Recognize opportunities to develop new business ideas
Apply entrepreneurial approaches, concepts, and methods
Understand the operational challenges involved with creating new business ventures
About this course
Business success can be vastly improved with an understanding of key business characteristics and competing solutions. This interactive course provides potential entrepreneurs with the knowledge of how to be successful in a business opportunity. Topics include: how to best assess creativity, timeliness and feasibility; business strategies for new ventures; the importance of the business plan; achieve success in a new business. Upon completion of the course, students will have the skills and confidence to assess starting a business and will also become more entrepreneurial in their role approaches if they choose to work in organizations.
At the end of the course, you will be able to:
1. Learn about the many facets of entrepreneurship and its contexts.
2. Know the entrepreneurial process and how to manage it.
3. Learn what it takes to be an entrepreneur and your own potential.
4. Learn to recognize opportunities to create and evaluate your own business idea.
5. Explain the business planning process.
6. Apply business approaches, concepts and techniques to your business idea.
7. Learn about the operational challenges of developing new businesses.
University of California, Irvine
Since 1965, the University of California, Irvine has combined the strengths of a major research university with the bounty of an incomparable Southern California location. UCI’s unyielding commitment to rigorous academics, cutting-edge research, and leadership and character development makes the campus a driving force for innovation and discovery that serves our local, national and global communities in many ways.