Basics for Business Growth

Explains how small & medium businesses (SMEs) can make appropriate choices, as basics for business growth.
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  • Lectures 10
  • Length 33 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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Published 4/2015 English

Course Description

This course will guide you on:

  1. identifying real constraints and challenges,
  2. solutions to overcome constraints,
  3. managing data
  4. strategic planning as a business need
  5. forecasting process
  6. options on affordable and suitable software models
  7. aligning and balancing divergent aspects in an enterprise

towards achieving business growth in SME

The course will also help to implement certain additional processes in your Enterprise.

The course is structured through lectures on:

  1. Identifying and categorizing true constraints
  2. Manage constraints
  3. Implement Planning & Forecasting processes
  4. Dashboards & Analytics with Variances
  5. Options of software solution models
  6. Balancing - Approach, Data and Software solution

This course will help SMEs to understand gaps and align towards their targeted business growth.

The lectures run for 30 minutes.

What are the requirements?

  • Having business experience as owning an enterprise (or) managing an enterprise is better.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Identify and categorize true constraints in SME
  • Manage constraints
  • Implement planning & forecasting for business growth
  • Evaluate software solution models
  • Balance - Approach, Data and Solutions for business growth

Who is the target audience?

  • Business owners
  • Directors
  • Investors
  • Senior Management professionals
  • Decision-makers in an enterprise
  • Entrepreneurs

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction to the course

This course will give an insight to SMEs on true challenges, to identify and manage them.

This course will foster business growth as it explains processes like budgeting and forecasting.

This course discusses on solutions to achieve business growth, year on year.

In my experience, I find, SMEs need awareness of certain dimensions in business for plugging loopholes. When SMEs decide based on awareness, those become 'informed decisions'. This course will be useful to SMEs to accelerate business growth.

Section 2: Challenges

Describes Challenges and Managing Challenges

Section 3: Managing Data

Explains about data and data storage in an enterprise


This lecture mentions about the data summarization aspects


Details the need and advantages of planning for business growth


Explains Forecasting process and its advantage in controlling business

Section 4: Managing Approaches

Explains the importance of managing approach before managing data

Section 5: Options on software solution models

Elaborates different options of models and evaluation aspects

Section 6: Balancing – Approach, Data & Solutions

Benefits of balancing approaches, data and software

Section 7: Conclusion

Summarizes the learning and how it would lead towards business growth

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Instructor Biography

Srinivasan Seshadri

Teaching is my passion and I love teaching to bring in value addition to students based on expertise gained in different dimensions over 25 years.

I have gained expertise in consulting Senior Management, Business Analytics, Corporate Performance Management, ERP, with over 25 years of consulting experience through projects participation across geographies - India, Europe, Scandinavian countries,Middle East, Australia and other APAC countries.

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