Startup Financing Mastery - A Startup Business Funding Guide
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Startup Financing Mastery - A Startup Business Funding Guide

Startup Financing Mastery: Discover Different Funding Options Available for Your Startup Business to Secure Your Funding
4.6 (10 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
1,982 students enrolled
Last updated 6/2020
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 5 articles
  • 10 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • How to Pick a Startup Funding Strategy to Raise Money Within No Time
  • Estimate Your Operational Costs and How You Can Reduce Them
  • Understand Debt vs Equity Financing and Find Which Is Best for You
  • Evaluate Finance Options Including Bank Loans, Crowdsourcing, Venture Capital and Private Equity
  • Anticipate and Plan for Negotiations
  • Most Importantly You Will Be Confident to Decide on the Right Financing Option(s) for Your Business at Different Stages of Growth by Understanding and Anticipating the Risk It Incurs
Requirements
  • A Desire to Start, Improve and Enhance Your Startup Business Financial Model
  • You Should Be Open-Minded to Accept, Evaluate and Adopt the Funding Options Discussed Inside the Course
Description

Do you want to know how startup funding works?

Are you struggling to decide on the best funding options for your startup?

OR you are simply curious to know what are the funding options available for a startup?

If you have answered YES to any of the above questions, then you are at the right place…!!!

In this course, you will discover different funding options available for your startup business and/or side-hustle to secure your funding.

Learn from Hannah, an industrial expert with an MBA who has 8 years of experience at an FTSE100 firm, currently working as Head of Procurement - Technology & People Capability.


This course is designed for startup business owners, who are ready to discover various funding options for their startup, the first-time entrepreneurs who are seeking financial growth in their business and for new entrepreneurs, either full-time or side-hustles, who are launching a new business and needing to secure funding for the launch.

This course will help you to evaluate and identify the best financing options for your business and develop your plan, all in less than an hour!

As a business owner, you want to focus on delivering the best product and service to your customers, not losing valuable time researching how to get finance. This course enables you to avoid the research and fast-track your decision making so you can focus on your main goal of growing your business.

If you have recently started a business or a side-hustle, you will know how important finance is to keep your business alive. For new entrepreneurs, it can be hard to know where to start when looking for funding, especially if you have managed to self-fund it so far.


This course is full of investment case studies and ready-made worksheets, which will help you to quickly develop your startup funding model or financial plan.

This course is loaded with 10 downloadable resources:

1. Your current funding sources (PDF)

2. Negotiation case study (PDF)

3. Non-monetary startup benefits from financial providers (PDF)

4. Risk worksheet, to identify how risky will finance providers consider your business? (worksheet)

5. Identify your operating costs, and how you might reduce them (worksheet)

6. Identify your finance requirements - What activities need to be funded? How much money does your business need? (PDF)

7. An investor case study (PDF)

8. Financing your business – Debt or Equity? (PDF)

9. Financial options summary sheet (worksheet)

10. Your financial plan (worksheet)


At the end of the course you will be able to:

· Estimate the value of your business to support your pitch for financing

· Reduce time spent researching finance options including bank loans, crowdsourcing, venture capital and private equity

· Confidently decide on appropriate financing options for your business at different stages of its growth, understanding the risk it incurs

· Anticipate and address negotiation topics, such as equity %, by understanding finance providers' objectives

· Plan and enact the next steps to secure whichever type of financing your business needs


This course will:

· Guide you step-by-step through the process of identifying different financing options, deciding which are best for your business and how to go about securing it

· Share with you the risks to look out for, and negotiation topics likely to arise

· Help you understand how risky your business is for finance providers and how to prepare to get the best deal

· Identify how different types of financing are appropriate at different stages of your business growth


After taking this course, you will most importantly have the confidence to decide on the right financing option(s) for your business at different stages of growth by understanding and anticipating the risk it incurs.

You will experience how financial planning will lead your business to success. You will lead your startup journey more confidently towards success!

So, what are you thinking? Go ahead and click on the “Enroll Now” button.

You have 30 days’ money-back guarantee and lifetime access to the course…! See you in the course!


Course Reviews:

"Really clear teaching and delivered in easy to comprehend bite size chunks. Very useful and practical content too! Thank you" - 5 stars


"Wow what an excellent course providing a great insight into the fundamentals of starting a business. The presenter gave clear and concise advice throughout the course and supported examples with easy to follow, step-through slides. I appreciated the way the different examples were delivered independently enabling me to refer to any of the sections as and when the need may arise." - 5 stars


"This is a short but in-depth course. Hannah has explained the details in great depth and a lot of case studies and templates are made available which are real ice breaker." - 4.5 stars

Who this course is for:
  • Startup Business Owners, Who Are Ready to Discover Various Funding Options for Their Startup
  • First-Time Entrepreneurs Who Are Seeking Financial Growth in Their Business
  • New Entrepreneurs, Either Full-Time or Side-Hustles, Who Are Launching a New Business and Needing to Secure Funding for the Launch
Course content
Expand all 38 lectures 54:39
+ Preparing to seek financing for your business
9 lectures 09:51
Buying & Selling Money
01:18

Test your understanding of how buying and selling money works

Buying and Selling Money
2 questions
Negotiation and financing
01:26
Negotiation Case Study
00:08
Non-monetary benefits from finance options
01:07
Risk - the entrepreneur's perspective
01:07
Risk - exercise
00:28
Before you finance 1 - Operating Costs
00:55
Before you finance 2 - Your Financing Requirements
02:45
+ The Value of your Business
7 lectures 09:28
Debt vs equity financing
03:11
How valuation impacts equity funding
00:52
Why do equity investors invest?
03:00
Exit Strategies
01:14
Case Study
00:08
Financing Your Business - Debt or Equity?
00:12
+ Financing Options
13 lectures 21:41
Grants
01:21
Bank Loans & Overdrafts
02:30
Leasing vs Buying
01:18
Community Development Finance Institutions
00:36
Invoice Discounting
00:36
Debt Factoring
00:31
Peer-to-Peer Lending
01:07
Business Angels
02:56
Venture Capital
02:09
Family & Friends
01:13
Crowdfunding
03:56
Accelerators & Incubators
02:14
+ Creating Your Finance Plan
4 lectures 05:16
Evaluating financing options for your business
01:02
Creating your plan
02:04
You're Finished!
01:23