Enterpriser is a 12 week online program designed for individuals who have a business idea or those who are simply curious about what it takes to launch a business. A unique feature of this program is that Venture Development Centre advisors will be available online to assist you with specific issues or difficulties you may encounter. Throughout the program you will develop the tools necessary to complete a comprehensive business plan and launch a new venture. The program offers an interactive, module based, learning environment covering the essential areas of business start-up. The self-paced modules cover the opportunity analysis, the anatomy of a business plan, as well as marketing, financing, taxation and cutting through red-tape. Helpful online templates are available in each module to be filled out and added to your online portfolio. Special online tools include a sample business plan, a start-up checklist, a discussion board, private email and links to strategic resources.
Effective as of Fall 2003