Starting A Business Certificate Program
Starting a Business explores the creation of value through the process of starting a new business venture. The course covers a range of topics, including:
Personal characteristics of successful entrepreneurs.
How to identify windows of opportunity.
Developing a viable business concept.
Analyzing competition and market opportunities.
Understanding financing alternatives.
Preparing a professional business plan.
Since 1970, a number of successful entrepreneurs have taken the Caruth Institute’s Starting A Business course, including Lee Posey, chairman and founder, Palm Harbor Homes, and Garrett Boone, chairman and co-founder, The Container Store.
Distinguished Past Lecturers
Over the years, a number of distinguished entrepreneurs have lectured for the course, including:
Chris and Christine Cook, co-founders, SleepExperts
David Litman, co-founder, Hotels.com (NASDAQ).
Sheryl Leach, founder, Barney and Friends.
Jeff Smith, founder, VERIO (NASDAQ).
Bo Pilgrim, founder, Pilgrim’s Pride (NYSE).Cos
- Regular Fee - $695.00 per student
- Group(2 or more) discount - $620.00 per student
- EARLY BIRD Discount -15% off regular fee EXPIRES 9/7/2014
- GROUP EARLY BIRD - $510.00 per student