Digital Entrepreneurship: Developing and Financing an eBusiness

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Having successfully completed the course, students will be able to:

  • Understand and apply the basic principles of entrepreneurship and innovation
  • Recognize business ideas and evaluate business opportunities
  • Build a team around the opportunity
  • Assess and gain control of the required resources (e.g. financial)
  • Define the major strategic and operational issues that typically confront young growing businesses
  • Completely design a business plan
  • Apply and discuss exit strategies.
  • The company lifecycle.
  • Financing a venture.
  • Interacting with investors.
  • Barriers to growth and strategies for overcoming them.
  • Growth models, adaptation and evolution and managing transitions.
  • Finance for high-growth enterprises: Cash management and funding growth.
  • Stakeholder perspectives in a growing business.
  • Acquiring controlling interests.
  • Venture and development capital investments.
  • Start-up entrepreneurship
  • Hybrid securities.
  • Managing the exit.