Starting your own business and being your own boss is a dream that millions of people share. A recent study found that 63% of millennials want to become entrepreneurs.
With a pinch of passion, loads of dedication and a flair for innovation – your entrepreneur dream can become a reality. But with that, you also need business and leadership skills to make your reality a success.
Here are three free Alison courses to help you develop the entrepreneur in you.
Why Entrepreneurs Should Think Big
Donna Novitsky has many years of experience as both an entrepreneur and venture capitalist. Her motto is “Go big or don’t go!” and this has driven her work as both entrepreneur and venture capitalist.
This course will be of great interest to business professionals who are starting their own businesses, particularly high-potential start-ups in the technology space, and would like to benefit from Donna’s advice and guidance on thinking big and achieving extraordinary personal success in business.
Leadership Skills in Business
Successful entrepreneurs need more than business ideas, they need to be good leaders. This free online course from Alison reviews the essential leadership skills an entrepreneur or business person needs. These skills include the knowledge and understanding of how to organize your company, how to select your business team, how to manage your business team, and how you should behave as a business professional.
Creating An Entrepreneur’s Checklist for Success
Steve Blank is a serial entrepreneur with over 30 years of experience in high technology companies and management. In this free online course, he goes through a checklist of questions and answers that will be helpful to any new business leader. He offers insights and case studies from industry and new technology companies.
This course will be of interest to business people, entrepreneurs and anyone who would like to hear key insights and knowledge gained by a very successful entrepreneur with years of experience in business start-ups and management.