Intro to Entrepreneurship
Venture funding decisions
Achieving project success
(Overcoming all hurdles)
(Extracting the value)
Rules for portfolio simulation
Each team gets a box with 10 potential projects.
Entrepreneur moderate risk taker; controller; goal is to create the dream; lives in
the future; thrives on ideas, visions, innovation
o Three personalities technician entrepreneur manager
Entrepreneurship the process of creating value by bringing togethe
25 Multiple Choice Questions
Reading 1 (Available on Canvas in the Reading folder): Vernekar and
Venkatasubramanian, 2010, Celebrating the Spirit of Entrepreneurship and its Role in
International Businesss, Journal of Marketing & Co
Intro to Entrepreneurship Midterm Study Guide
CHAPTER 1&2- Entrepreneurship Overview and The Entrepreneur (6 Qs)
Entrepreneurship: The process of creating something new and assuming the risks and
The average number of tim
Intro to Entrepreneurship
Opportunity Evaluation Framework (for first project due January 24)
Anchored in a product service or business
o Solves a problem
o Significant and lasting profit potential
Window of opportunity
o Fit with the entreprene
Individual Personal Reflection Assignment
After completing the Basadur Creative Problem Solving Profile, I found my
problem solving to be almost evenly distributed between the four section
Exam 2 Study Guide
Business Plan and Industry Analysis.
From Lecture 7:
Describe the main structure of the business plan and the relevant questions that it
answers for the investor.
Discuss the reasons that make the business plan an important document t
From lecture 3:five categories of analysis that investors use to determine the attractive
of new venture.
1 Product service feasibility analysis: is an assessment of the overall
appeal of the product or service being proposed. Although
Exam 1: Study Guide
Role of Entrepreneurship.
Lecture from first class session
Discuss the impacts that entrepreneurship has on the U.S. economy in terms
of job creation and innovation.
Describe the phenomena Creative Destruction and its impact on indus
Who here doesnt want to get an A in this class? No one right? Exactly. College is
challenging. Its like walking a tight rope: trying to balance life, school, friends, family and a job
for some. Wouldnt it easier if you had a mentor to rely on. Ou
How do you feel about tutoring services currently?
Well i don't think that they are as good as they can be but i also don't find
them too useful because there is always the availability of prof
BA 260 Class 7:
Dr. Manuela N. Hoehn-Weiss
College of Business
April 18, 2016
Our Path Ahead: Feasibility Analysis and Go-to-Market
Goal: A Compelling Business Model!
At Taj we pride
ourselves, bringing the
East to meet the West
in the blending of our
cultures, which is
evident throughout our
Taj offers a
approach to Middle
Eastern cuisine by
ideas with age old
(By Aaron Hiddleson)
We at Taj Bakery feel there is an unfilled void in the food options available at
Oregon State University and the surrounding Corvallis market as a whole. That market
is for fresh, wholesome, locally sourced, middle-
The story of Xerox and the failure to
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Ba 260: Lecture 2
Lecture 2: Idea Generation
Barringer Chapter 2
Ba 260: Lecture 2
Opportunity: An opportunity is a
favorable set of circumstances that
creates a need for a new product,
service, or business.
Window of Opportunity: When you can
Part 1 Opportunity Assessment
Section 1: Development of the idea; analysis of the competition and competing companies;
identifying the uniqueness of the idea.
Our proposed business is Black Rock Coffee Bar, which is a coffee shop to be located in
The final exam is cumulative.
According to our class syllabus, what information is needed in the subject line of
any email sent to your instructor?
None of the above
To get full par
Chapter 1: Introduction to Entrepreneurship
What is Entrepreneurship?
Entrepreneurship Process by which individuals pursue
opportunities without regard to resources they currently control.
Corporate Entrepreneurship - Behavio
Our product falls into two markets, in more narrow terms it is
definitely a product for pets but since it is designed with durability and
for doing more adventurous outdoorsy things it also falls into the
outdoors market. In the pet industry the market si
BA 260 TR 12-2
Strengths and Weaknesss
As an entrepreneur I know there are many strengths that you would
need since it is very hard to break out and make your own ideas a
reality. One of attribute that I possess that would be a
The Outdoor dog falls into two industries the pet industry and the outdoor industry,
and more specifically the accessory industry. There are about 56.7 million
households owning dogs in the US and the market has been seeing a steady increase
of about 3 Bi
Huge Opportunities for the Innovators
Companies not only need to fill volumes of open positionsthey need to fill those
positions with skilled workers who can contribute effectively in a highly sophisticated and
technical business environment.
o The pace
Taj Bakery will launch a first location on Sixth Street and Monroe in Corvallis. This first location is where
Taj will incur baking as well as serving the public. A second location will be opened up shortly after to
accommodate more foot tr
Your Name: _Jesse Sadler_
Your BA 260 Team Name and BA 260 Section Number: _ConnectU & Section 002 _
Instructions: Rate each of your team members, including yourself, on each of the items listed below and as objectively as possible. First, write the names
HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW
THE HIGH-PERFORMANCE ORGANIZATION
Over many years, the leaders of
SAS Institute have distilled a set
of principles for getting peak performance from creative people.
Among them: Value the work over
the tools, reward ex
As an aspiring entrepreneur I feel that first off you should be
100% focused and supportive of what business you are trying to
start and progress. I see being an entrepreneur as an all or
nothing type opportunity, you cannot half-ass