Business Basics 2

Business Isn't Scary! We'll Show You...

This is part two of a two-part course designed to support women who have a business,
nonprofit, or project idea, who are taking over a family business/buying a business, or who
have a few ideas but are not sure where to start. Designed to women but open to all! This
course empowers women with a vision to take actionable steps to move their idea forward.
This course content is based on  principles of lean startup and design-thinking methods.

This Course Provides:

  • Gain a basic understanding of financial modeling and accounting. 
  • Understand the ways that one can finance a start-up and what resources are available. 
  • Learn how to market, promote and sell your product or service, understand your customer and use persuasion. 
  • Get practice presenting and sharing your ideas.
  • Learn about what constitutes the daily operations of a business, key activities, and resources. 
  • Develop skills to assess the success of your new product or service idea.
  • Explore the career choice of being an entrepreneur through the materials and also with your peers. 
  • Provide information to decide if you might like to continue your education in graduate studies such as a focus or degree in Business Administration. 
  • If you are already working in a company, learn how to be an intrapreneur and bring innovation and revenue opportunities to a business at any level. 

Course details:

  • Starts Monday, May 16th, 2022, and ends Friday, June 24th, 2022.
  • Online: work is done independently and autonomously to meet deadlines
  • Optional Tuesday evening labs from 6:00-7:30 for questions, occasional guest speakers, and virtual relationship building with classmates (can also watch recordings of live sessions on your own time)
  • Spots Available: 100 (first-come, first-served)
  • Pre-requisites: While we don’t require any prerequisites, we recommend taking our Business Basics 1 course to have the background knowledge and a brief foundation of startup skills, you are welcome to take this course first if you want to jump in full force.
  • For students with children who may benefit from a childcare stipend for class time, please contact the online program manager.
  •  One month free in our Mighty Network online community that includes group business coaching and an open space to collaborate with other like-minded women

How to Register


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