GHU in collaboration with Harvard Business School Online
The course "Entrepreneurship Essentials" of Harvard Business School Online will be credited to the MSc Program of GHU
GHU in collaboration with
Harvard Business School Online
The course Entrepreneurship Essentials by Harvard Business School in collaboration with the Global Humanistic University, will cost 760, - USD only.
The students will get a Certificate from the Harvard Business School.
Entrepreneurship Essentials consists of approximately 25 to 30 hours of material delivered over a four-week period. You can complete the coursework on your own time while meeting regular deadlines.
Hear from a HBS course attendee
The students that have chosen to study the Harvard Business School course come from different countries but they all have one thing in common - they have enjoyed studying through the HBS platform, and talking about their experiences to advance their careers. Hear from one of the students from Austria, Vanessa.
Entrepreneurship Essentials introduces you to the entrepreneurial journey from finding an idea, to gaining traction in the marketplace, to raising capital for your venture. This course explains how entrepreneurs run structured experiments to val- idate ideas and refine business strategy. You will dive deep into the numbers behind how entrepreneurs and their investors make financial decisions to create value and grow their operations.
|Modules||Case Studies||Key Takeaways||
|1st: Ideas and Opportunities||• Dr. John’s Spinbrush
||• Identify an entrepreneurial idea
• Evaluate an entrepreneurial idea
• Gain comfort with twists and turns
|• Sizing the market
• Estimate willingness to pay
|2nd: Building a Business||• Rent the Runway
||• Apply the POCD (People, Opportunity, Context, Deal) framework
• Manage risk and reward through experimentation
• Make decisions with the future in mind
|• Evaluating POCD elements and fit
• Designing and learning from tests
• Anticipating change and reacting to new information
|3rd: Financing a Business||
||• Determine how investment can help you create value for yourself and your investors
• Consider risk and reward through various forms of analysis
• Discover when to solicit investment and how much you will need to seek out
|• Understanding and present- ing key financial metrics
• Determining investment needs
|4th: Sources of Investment
• Understand the opportunities and trade- offs associated with different sources of financing. • Defining key financing terms
|• What do entrepreneurs get from investors?
• Calculating the value of a start-up