777 Business Program
Information for the Entrepreneur
||Information for the Entrepreneur|
Who Should Attend?
Entrepreneur's thinking of starting their own business, independent contractors, or business owners needing to learn other ways to grow and succeed.
Course Code: 7ED
Business Start-up -
History of Business in the United States; Understanding the U.S. Business System; Discussion on starting your own business in Pennsylvania however a packet on practices for your state will be distributed at class; Understanding types of business organization; Steps in creating and managing a corporation; Understanding Small Business; Entrepreneurs and Small Business; Reasons for Failure and Success of Small Business; and Why organizations are changing.
Business 101 –
Special issues in corporate ownership; Discussion on the various departmental functions, such as: Accounting; HR; Financial Manager and Risk Management; Interviewing and hiring the best employees; and Understanding the Labor & Management; and Understanding the U.S. Economic System.
Business and Beyond –
Managing the Business Enterprise; Motivation and Leadership; Ethics and Responsibility in the workplace; Understanding Securities and Investments; Understanding the Global context of business; Evolution of Environment and Technology; eCommerce; Organizational Information Systems; How organizations use Telecommunications and Networks; Computer Research lecture and lecture on Operations Planning.
The Business and Marketing Plans –
How to develop the Business Plan and create and complete a Statement of Purpose and the various sections included in the Business Plan. The Marketing Plan lecture will have a discussion on the Growth-Share Matrix and its impact on business thinking. You will learn to identify an organizations strengths and weaknesses by designing a SWOT Analysis. Review various terminology and the various sections included in the Marketing Plan.
COURSE STRUCTURE: The methods of teaching used in all classes; Business Start-up/Business 101; Business and Beyond; and The Business and Marketing Plans include but are not limited to:
COURSE OUTLINE for all Classes:
- Lectures with appropriate student/faculty interaction
- Cases of real situations to present course concepts
- Q & A Consulting sessions throughout the lectures
|8:00AM to 10:00AM
|10:00AM to 10:15AM
|10:15AM to 11:45/12:00PM
Seminar Structure: Seminars are scheduled for half-days for many concepts are discussed, and I want you to take the afternoon absorbing the lesson while enjoying the beautiful Myrtle Beach area with family and friends. The end-time for the seminars is listed as a range for it depends on the Q & A and if detailed lectures are required on a particular subject. Refreshments will be served at the beginning of each seminar and at the break. As a thank you for completing the evaluation door prizes will be drawn from those completed entries after each class. The seminar will be a warm, friendly and professional discussion of the subject material. Interaction with peers and the instructor is encouraged.
||DATES IN MB|
|7ED -Information for the Entrepreneur
Business and Beyond
The Business and Marketing Plans
(Includes: The 7 Cameron Clue's)
|To be announced|