New Venture LaunchPad

New Venture LaunchPad
Student entrepreneurs currently building a business will learn business best practices through mentored learning with a proven entrepreneur. Topics covered include product-market fit, sales systems, pitches, boards, employees, compensation, leadership, ethics, and fundraising.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesFor Marriott School majors.
 TaughtFall, Winter
 ProgramsContaining ENT 434R
Course Outcomes: 


Create value through innovation.

Communication Skills

Sell an idea and communicate effectively with employees, partners, manufacturers, investors, and Venture Capitalists.

Business Plans

Create and write effective business plans.

Internet Technology

Utilize internet technology to find opportunities, conduct analysis, create buzz, attract customers, and market new products/services.

Ethical Leadership

Manage ethically and serve as ethical leaders in the business community.