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About the Course

This course will explore the earlier stages of the entrepreneurial venture process across four modules. The modules will examine the nature of growth and error in entrepreneurial settings and how to manage resources in those settings. In addition, the modules will explore the emergence of entrepreneurial opportunities, the formulation of ideas in relation to those opportunities, and how those opportunities and ideas influence entrepreneurial phenomena. Finally, the course will focus on how business concepts underlie compelling entrepreneurial missions that provide guidance to the evolution of a venture’s business model and future strategic planning. You will be able to: - Develop a foundational understanding of the entrepreneurial process - Consider the relationship between growth and error - Understand how particular opportunities influence entrepreneurial phenomena This course is part of Gies College of Business’ suite of online programs, including the iMBA and iMSM. Learn more about admission into these programs and explore how your Coursera work can be leveraged if accepted into a degree program at

Top reviews

Sep 8, 2020

The course material is excellent and relevant to the times. The interviews with former students and entrepreneurs provides a real world view of the application of the knowledge disseminated in course.

Oct 16, 2020

I love this one it opens me up something i never been experience and trying to interview people that i dont know and im surprise that i did and i evolve because of what i learn from here.

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By Farhana P J

Aug 22, 2020

Excellent platform for boosting up the skills !!

By Marina I

Dec 10, 2020

I enjoy every minute of this course, inspiring

By Sasipim S

Aug 3, 2020

The course was a valuable experience for me.

By Divya N

Sep 18, 2020

Good course learned so many basic things

By ananporn

Aug 10, 2020

I get a lot of knowledge from this course.

By Fahmida B

Aug 8, 2020

It is a very helpful course for beginners.


Nov 17, 2020

It's good to know about entrepreneurship.

By Nishat N

Aug 11, 2020

very important course for an entrepreneur

By zaileena l

Nov 15, 2020

Thank you for your clear presentations.

By Sk H

Sep 7, 2021

Very detailed explanation from scratch

By Md. S I

Aug 4, 2020

I am highly satisfied with this course

By prasadarao s

Aug 5, 2020

Very good course for the beginners

By Sujata R

Aug 14, 2020

It’s very useful to entrepreneur.

By chutinun s

Aug 6, 2020

I think this course is very good.

By Lynthia B

Feb 18, 2021

it was indeed a great experience

By Naquana W

Oct 6, 2020

Great I honestly learned a lot !


Jul 8, 2020

The course is highly recommended

By Sim S Y

Sep 27, 2020

Good and informative lecturer.

By ahmed y

Jun 5, 2020

Nice specialisation in general

By Nithya A

Sep 22, 2020

This course is really helpful


May 30, 2020

A great learning experience

By Jasmine A

Aug 19, 2020

wonderful learning process


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By Purva S

Jun 30, 2020

Loved it! Will do part 2!


May 23, 2020

I really love this course