Introduction to Entrepreneurship

Everything you need to know to make it as a successful entrepreneur
  • Lectures 21
  • Video 3 Hours
  • Skill level all level
  • Languages English
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  • Over 21 lectures and 2 hours of content!

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  • Looking to become an entrepreneur
  • Trying to turn your business idea into a real and successful business
  • Starting to write a business plan
  • Confused about the legal issues when starting a business
  • Looking for help with business basics

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Curriculum

Section 1: Welcome Orientation
Introducing Tim Berry
04:53
Course Objectives
00:51
Section 2: What is Entrepreneurship?
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This chapter provides an overview of entrepreneurship and the basics of starting a business. The key elements that will be addressed here are defined: What is an entrepreneur? What needs is your business going to fill? What do YOU bring to the equation? What does your business plan look like? How ar…
06:55

Part 1 of a three part series on Entrepreneurship.

OPTIONAL: A Slide Notes handout is available. Click here to download it.

08:11

Part 2 of a three part series on Entrepreneurship.

10:37

The last of a three part series on Entrepreneurship.

Section 3: Concept Kick Start
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In this chapter, you will learn: Can you turn your business idea into a real business? What does it take to build a business? What sets your business apart from other companies? OVERVIEW You have an idea for a business. What’s the first step? Take the idea that has been forming in your head (your bu…
08:15

Part 1 of a four part video series on Concept Kickstart.

OPTIONAL: A Slide Notes handout is available. Click here to download it.

10:09

Part 2 of a four part video series on Concept Kickstart.

10:24

Part 3 of a four part series on Concept Kickstart.

07:46

The last of a four part series on Concept Kickstart.

Section 4: Business Basics
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In this chapter you will learn: There are many types of startups, from the simple one-person business to a complex technology startup, with a lot in between. How to choose a business name, and how to own the name. Basic legal business types: corporations, limited liability corporation, sole propriet…
10:18

Part 1 of a three part series on Business Basics.

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11:23

Part 2 of a three part series on Business Basics.

18:21

The last in a three part series on Business Basics.

Section 5: Next Steps
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Now that you have completed this course we are happy to offer you additional courses which can help you succeed in business.  The Introduction to Entrepreneurship  course which you completed is a module of the How to Start a Business course. The How to Start a Business course is $129 however as an e…
Section 6: Optional Downloads
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Use this handout to take notes during the Introducing Tim Berry video.

Ch2: Slide Notes Entrepreneurship Overview
1.74 MB
Ch3: Slide Notes Concept Kick Start
2.15 MB
Ch4: Slide Notes Business Basics
1.97 MB
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Advertising The paid promotion of a product or service, in print, TV, or other media. Angel Investor A person who invests his or her own money in a startup business who meets the SEC guidelines. Assets Property that a business owns, such as cash and inventory, office equipment, buildings, accounts r…

Instructor Biography

Tim Berry , Business Planning Expert

Tim Berry is the founder of Palo Alto Software, makers of the top selling business plan software in the world. He is also the founder of Bplans.com, co-founder of Borland International, author of several best-selling books on business planning, and has a Stanford MBA.

Tim has spent his entire career focused on entrepreneurship and business planning. As a consultant Tim has helped businesses such as Apple, Autodesk, and McDonalds with their business planning.

As an entrepreneur, he started a company from nothing and grew it to own 70% market share without any outside investment. As an educator, Tim taught entrepreneurship at the University of Oregon for 11 years.

In 2001 Tim won the USASBE (United States Association of Small Business and Entrepreneurship) Corporate Entrepreneur of the Year award and a USASBE award for teaching. His books have been published by Harcourt Brace, McGraw-Hill, Dow Jones-Irwin and Entrepreneur Press.

Instructor Biography

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