John R Castle
Two-course sequence with ENTRE 472. Working in teams, students develop a business plan for a new venture, present their plans to a panel of investors, obtain funding, run the business, and exit the firm at the end of the second quarter. Prerequisite: ENTRE 472. Offered: WSp.
In this second half of Creating a Company teams report weekly to the Board of Directors on their business progress. These reports are alternated with guest speakers who can provide them some tips on how to make a startup company successful.
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