Course Outline Why Attend The course introduces a pragmatic and process-based approach to developing and implementing business plans. Course Methodology This course is highly interactive.
Chapter 1 to 3, Part 2: The 2 lower quizzes will be dropped. This means that if you miss a quiz that grade would be dropped, therefore there are no make ups for the quizzes.
I will also wil give two attempts per quiz and the lowest attempt will automatically be dropped. Make sure you read the book on a constant basis to avoid covering all the contents in only one week. Business plan development syllabus quizzes have an opening date and a closing date.
It is your responsibility to see the dates in the syllabus calendar see below and the assessments tab in Blackboard. You also need to make sure you have a reliable internet connection while taking the quizzes. What answers will satisfy you? Why or why not? To make sure you use the concepts from the Chapter please answer both questions in no more than words.
The Key terms are all words highlighted in bold in the text or the key terms at the end of each Chapter. The grade would be based on the logic of your argument and on the correct application of the concepts of the chapters. Is the idea an Opportunity? Analyze whether the opportunity is due to: Economic, social, technological, political or regulatory trend — From solving a problem to customers - From finding a gap in the market 3.
Here are some additional tips from real Venture Capitalists about what they value on business ideas: You need to brainstorm individually and select an idea that matches your interests and experience.
Here is a list of projects that may be interesting to build your business idea. Please copy and paste in google the following address: In this website you will find examples of ideas pitched by entrepreneurs to VCs and also the website where you can see more detail of their projects.
It will also give you an impression of what real venture capitalists are interested in and what is the logic you need to use to get their attention. These ideas can prompt your creativity and brainstorming.
Additionally, here are interesting links on writing a business idea: In the first part you need to put the Business Idea in one paragraph in no more than words.
In the second part you are going to write your pitch, making sure you mention all 3 aspects in the selection criteria outlined above, that is, your business model needs to add value to customer, solve a problem or close a business gap.
The length of the Business idea and the Pitch altogether cannot exceed two pages. The deadline for posting your personal idea is September 23rd. You can submit as an attachment in the discussion for your team.
I will be giving feedback and suggestions after posted. After the ideas have been posted and you have received my feedback, you need to vote for the best idea that you as a group will support, therefore you should communicate privately to the captain of the group the project that you liked the best besides yours.
The captain will decide whose idea won based on the majority preference. In case of an even split, I will be the Venture Capitalist and will decide which one has the most potential.
I will grade you as a group based to the extent that your idea selected meet the previous selection criteria. The owner of the winning idea will earn 3 extra-points on the final grade. Believe or not you are in a vantage point because you have potential customers that are willing to tell you their preferences.Social Entrepreneurship Course Syllabus (Draft, March ) Graduate School of Management will be expected to develop a business plan for a social enterprise.
Because the field of social Assignment due: Progress report on business plan development. Reading. A well written business plan should provide decision makers with enough insights to assist them in deciding the viability and feasibility of new ideas, strategies and initiatives.
This course is designed with this key objective in mind. Palms and Bonds business development business plan executive summary. Palms and Bonds is a Botswanan company providing high-level expertise in local business development, market identification and development, channel development, distribution strategies, and marketing/5(40).
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Business Administration & the. Syllabus (E&BPD A, Fall ‘18).doc 3 In Introduction to Business Plan Development, we’ll cover topics including: • Conceiving a viable venture • Determining whether the idea is .