MGMT:433 New Venture Start-up and Financing.
This course deals with the strategic and operational issues of structuring the start-up of different types of new ventures. Beyond personal qualities, preparing viable business plans is vital for success in establishing new business ventures. Student teams will practically learn how to prepare a viable and appealing business plan for the type of venture they would like to start. They will learn the step-by-step processes of business plan preparation. The course will also cover the hows and whys of different options of financing for new ventures. At the end of the semester, students will attempt to secure financing from banks and other financing institutional capacities. Prerequisite: ACCT:200, MGMT:280, MGMT:330 or instructor's permission. 4 SH.