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100 % en línea

Comienza de inmediato y aprende a tu propio ritmo.

Fechas límite flexibles

Restablece las fechas límite en función de tus horarios.

Aprox. 9 horas para completar

Sugerido: 4 weeks of study, 1-3 hours/week...

Inglés (English)

Subtítulos: Inglés (English)

Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

Semana
1
4 horas para completar

Company Structure & The Foundation: Financial Statements and Projections

Great companies are built upon great structures. We believe this structure is comprised of four critically important components: 1.) Development of your financial statements. 2.) Creating your legal entity. 3.) Protecting your intellectual property. 4.) Building your team. In Module 1, the learner will receive an introduction to the basics of the three financial statements: Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Statement of Cash Flows. By the end of this module you should be able to recognize the differences between each financial statement and understand the role they play in assessing the performance of your company. To close out the module you will be challenged to develop your first projected income statement for your business concept.

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6 videos (Total 29 minutos), 4 readings, 4 quizzes
6 videos
Overview of Key Financial Statements5m
The Income Statement: Terminology & Structure7m
The Balance Sheet: Terminology & Structure5m
The Cash Flow Statement: Terminology & Structure5m
Financial Projections - Predicting the Unknown4m
4 lecturas
Investopedia: Definition of Income Statement10m
Investopedia: Balance Sheet Definition10m
Investopedia: Definition of Cash Flow Statement10m
Explore Projected Income Statements10m
3 ejercicios de práctica
Income Statements10m
Balance Sheet10m
Cash Flow Statement10m
Semana
2
3 horas para completar

The Frame: Forming the Legal Entity

By the end of this module, you will be able to explain the difference between C-Corps and LLC entities. You will also be able to use this understanding in order to establish your own business entity.

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2 videos (Total 14 minutos), 2 quizzes
2 videos
C-Corps vs. LLCs: What's the Difference?10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
C-Corps vs. LLC's20m
Semana
3
1 hora para completar

The Features: Intellectual Property

Intellectual property is an often misunderstood component of business success. By the end of this module you will have an understanding for the basic forms of intellectual property protection and the role each one may play in the development of your small business.

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4 videos (Total 12 minutos), 3 quizzes
4 videos
Patents: Form & Function2m
Copyrights: Form & Function2m
Trademarks: Form & Function4m
3 ejercicios de práctica
Patents10m
Copyrights10m
Trademarks10m
Semana
4
2 horas para completar

The Finish: Building the Team

Who you surround yourself with as you launch your venture will have an enormous impact on whether or not you succeed or fail. In this module we cover why team matters and how to recruit the right people to join your cause. By the end of this module you should have a feel for the characteristics of people that would be a good fit for your team and you will put your skills to the test by developing a staffing plan for you venture.

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3 videos (Total 14 minutos), 1 reading, 1 quiz
3 videos
Why Your Team Matters4m
How to Build a Great Team5m
1 lectura
"The Mechanics of Mafia" by Blake Masters (transcribed from Peter Thiel)10m

Instructores

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Ken Szymusiak

Managing Director, Burgess Institute for Entrepreneurship & Innovation
Broad College of Business
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Forrest S. Carter

Associate Professor, Faculty Director of Institute of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Marketing
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David Wheeler

Creative Research Faculty, The Hub for Innovation
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Acerca del programa especializado How to Start Your Own Business

This specialization is a guide to creating your own business. We will cover a progression of topics necessary for successful business creation including: mindset, ideation, planning, action and strategy. Rather than just describing what to do, the focus will be on guiding you through the process of actualy doing it. The Capstone course will bring all of the tools and lessons discussed together for you to launch your business. It may not be the business of your dreams, but it will be a functional business giving you the execution capability to start something you are passionate about....
How to Start Your Own Business

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