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433 reviews

About the Course

Success in business can be greatly enhanced with an understanding of key entrepreneurial characteristics and competencies solutions. This interactive course provides potential entrepreneurs with the knowledge of succeeding in an entrepreneurial opportunity. Topics include: how creativity, opportunity and feasibility are best evaluated; business strategies for new businesses; importance of a business plan; achieving success in a new business. At the end of the course students will have the skills and confidence to evaluate starting a business, in addition to becoming more enterprising in how they approach their roles should they decide to work in organizations. Upon completing this course, you will be able to: 1. Learn about the many faces of and contexts for entrepreneurship 2. Learn about the entrepreneurial process and how to manage it 3. Learn about what it takes to be an entrepreneur and your own potential to be one 4. Learn to recognize opportunities to generate and assess your own business idea 5. Explain the business planning process 6. Apply entrepreneurial approaches, concepts and methods to your own business idea 7. Learn about the operational issues in developing new business ventures...

Top reviews

Jul 4, 2020

Easy and not as intimidating as I feared. I am not a financial person, but I found these insights to be very helpful in understanding those who are, and being able to appreciate my family's business.

Nov 7, 2015

I really enjoyed this class. It has given me serious motivation to start my own company. I liked being able to see an overview of the steps I need to take to start my business off on the right foot.

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By Akshay G Y

May 20, 2020

great, thanks coursera..

By Mohammad

Aug 7, 2016

Great Course . Thank you

By R. A T

Sep 13, 2015

good information, thanks


Oct 4, 2020

Very good explanations

By Mark L

Sep 20, 2020

Concise and practical.

By Ahmad M M

Jul 8, 2020

it is wonderful course


May 3, 2020

Excellent presentation


Jun 8, 2020

Excellent explanation


Aug 28, 2020

Good course to learn

By Edinson C F

May 2, 2021

Excelente Contenido

By Hassan S A A H

Jan 31, 2021

all good thank you

By Ashraf Y M A

Jan 24, 2021

its good thx alot

By Yogesh k D

Jun 26, 2020

Great for beginners

By alen

Oct 31, 2019

I love your lessons

By Mahak M

May 13, 2021

Amazing experience

By Prakash B

Sep 8, 2020

very knowledgeable

By Dina G

Jul 7, 2020

really interesting

By Carmen L O L

Nov 6, 2016

highly recommended

By Akshat G

Apr 15, 2016

Excellent Teaching

By Ilić V

Apr 24, 2021

Brilliant course.

By Michel E H

Nov 2, 2020

Interested course

By Malshetteppa B

Jun 13, 2020

very good course'

By Aula

May 22, 2020

Thank you so much

By Ayaz A

Jun 8, 2016

awesome lectures.


Nov 24, 2020

Nice opportunity