Stanford online business e-courses of interest

Kate Stuart
July 1, 2014
Posted in Announcements

Enroll in these two business e-courses provided by Stanford Online. Courses include: "Scaling Up your Venture Without Screwing Up" and "Technology Entrepreneurship I."

Starts September 8
 

The success of every venture depends on scaling: on sustaining and enhancing its effectiveness as it adds more employees, customers, and locations. The problem, however, is that scaling comes with inherent risk. Even the best founders and teams face setbacks, make mistakes, and must muddle through stretches of confusion and uncertainty. In this course, you will learn the principles that will help you scale up your venture without screwing up. >LEARN MORE

Starts July 13
 
This course introduces the fundamentals of technology entrepreneurship, pioneered in Silicon Valley. Course participants will learn the process that technology entrepreneurs use to start companies, which includes: finding a commercial opportunity for a technology idea, gathering talent and capital, selling and marketing the idea, and managing rapid growth. To gain practical experience alongside theory, course participants will form teams and work on startup projects. >LEARN MORE