WCCF-EL 00017 Entrepreneurship
The following is the course description for the Entrepreneurship Course:
Would you like to be your own boss? Have you ever dreamed of starting your own business? Don’t know what to do about your great business idea? If you have ever thought about these situations, then you need our entrepreneurship workshop.
Let our Entrepreneurship workshop help you achieve your dreams. Being an entrepreneur can be full of risks. These risks are minimized through drafting a business plan, knowing your competition, and successful marketing. All these and more can be found in our Entrepreneurship workshop.
Research has consistently demonstrated that when clear goals are associated with learning, it occurs more easily and rapidly. With that in mind, let’s review our goals for today.
At the end of this workshop, participants should be able to:
- Understand how to start a business
- Develop a business plan
- Get financing for your business
- Hire and train employees
- Run your business
- Grow your business
Course Core Competencies:
Module 1: Decide on the Type of Business
Topic A: Is It Feasible?
Topic B: What Are Your Interests?
Topic C: Do You Have the Experience?
Topic D: Are You an Expert?
Module 2: What Is the Market/Competition Like?
Topic A: Is the Venture Lucrative?
Topic B: Is There Competition?
Topic C: How Can You Set Yourself Apart from the Competition?
Topic D: How Is the Customer Prospect?
Module 3: Basics of Starting a Business
Topic A: Decide on a Name
Topic B: Legal Structure of the Business
Topic C: Register the Business
Topic D: Choose the Location
Topic E: Hire an Accountant
Module 4: Create a Business Plan
Topic A: What Should Be Included in the Business Plan?
Topic B: Gather Documentation
Topic C: Develop a Business Plan Outline
Topic D: Draft a Business Plan
Module 5: Get Financing
Topic A: Contact Organization for Guidance
Topic B: Decide the Type of Financing
Topic C: Shop Around
Topic D: What to Do Once Approved
Module 6: Hire Employees
Topic A: Develop Job Descriptions
Topic B: Advertise Positions
Topic C: Interview Candidates
Topic D: Select Candidates
Module 7: Training Employees
Topic A: Teach Company Culture
Topic B: Implement Actual Training for the Position
Topic C: Provide Feedback
Topic D: Offer Additional Training, If Necessary
Module 8: Market the Business
Topic A: Traditional Marketing
Topic B: Create a Website
Topic C: Social Media
Topic D: Networking Groups
Module 9: Run the Business
Topic A: Procurement
Topic B: Sell! Sell! Sell!
Topic C: How to Manage Cash Flow
Topic D: Budgeting
Module 10: Grow the Business
Topic A: Offer More Products/Services
Topic B: Open Another Location
Topic C: Franchise Opportunities
Topic D: Scoring Large Contracts
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 1
- Duration 50 hours
- Language English
- Students 657
- Certificate Yes
- Assessments Yes