FPs.II.CourseSum.S2011.BB

FPs.II.CourseSum.S2011.BB - Entrepreneurship & Small...

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Scott Turner MGMT 472 Spring 2011 Final Class Session
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Course Topics Entrepreneurship What is it? How should you think about it? Entrepreneurs Characteristics Opportunities Sources, Assessing, Recognizing Business Models Vehicles to Pursue Opportunities Resources Teams, Finances
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Examining the Topics Entrepreneurship What is the process of entrepreneurship? Entrepreneurs What are desirable characteristics for entrepreneurs? Opportunities What are sources of opportunities, and how can we assess them? How can we promote creativity and opportunity recognition? Business Models How do new ventures create, deliver, and capture value? Resources How should entrepreneurs assemble the needed human resources? How should entrepreneurs assemble the requisite financial resources?
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What is the Process of Entrepreneurship? Characteristics of Entrepreneurs Industry and Competitive Environment Opportunities • Sources and Assessment • Creativity and Recognition Building Ventures • Developing Business Models • Assembling Needed Resources
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Examining the Topics Entrepreneurship What is the process of entrepreneurship? Entrepreneurs What are desirable characteristics for entrepreneurs? Opportunities What are sources of opportunities, and how can we assess them? How can we promote creativity and opportunity recognition? Business Models How do new ventures create, deliver, and capture value? Resources How should entrepreneurs assemble the needed human resources? How should entrepreneurs assemble the requisite financial resources?
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What are Desirable Characteristics for Entrepreneurs? Theme Illustrative Attitudes or Behaviors Decisive, Immersed in venture, Persistent, Willing to make personal sacrifices Courage Engages in experimentation, Not afraid of failure, Inquisitive despite related risks Leadership Self-starter, Inspires others, Team builder Obsessed with Opportunity Shapes the opportunity, Focuses on creating value and efforts to improve, Knowledge of the needs and wants of customers Calculated risk taker, Tolerates uncertainty, Tolerates stress
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This note was uploaded on 06/22/2011 for the course MGMT 472 taught by Professor Turner during the Spring '11 term at South Carolina.

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FPs.II.CourseSum.S2011.BB - Entrepreneurship & Small...

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