MBAexpress: Essence of Entrepreneurship

People & leadership

Course

MBAexpress: Essence of Entrepreneurship

Instructors: Peter Margaritis, CPA, CGMA, MAc; Jennifer Elder, CPA, CGMA, CIA, CFF, CMA

  • Format

    Course - Online

  • Level

    Intermediate

  • Duration

    1 hour

This course is designed to help entrepreneurs and finance professionals who work with entrepreneurs with starting a business, creating a business plan, building a team and the potential dark side of being an entrepreneur.

Learning outcomes

  • Identify key areas of focus when starting a business
  • Identify the four components of a non-traditional business plan
  • Recognise the importance of your team's resume
  • Recognise the personal challenges of being an entrepreneur

£29.00 (CIMA members only)

£39.00

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Product information

Overview

Merriam-Webster's dictionary defines an entrepreneur as "a person who starts a business and is willing to risk loss in order to make money." This course is designed to help entrepreneurs and those finance professionals who work with entrepreneurs with starting a business, creating a business plan, building a team and the potential dark side of being an entrepreneur.

Topics discussed:

  • The reason current business plans focusing primarily on the numbers are using the wrong approach
  • Components of the non-traditional business plan: people, opportunity, context, risk and reward
  • The dark side of being an entrepreneur
  • Lead generation strategies

Who should take this course?

  • CFOs, controllers, treasurers, and other financial managers

Professional development

This Course - Online offers 1 hours of CPE credit.
Note on CPE Requirements and Credits
All learning resources available in the CGMA Store qualify for CPD for CIMA members.

Field of study: Business management and organisation
Prerequisites:None
Programme level:Intermediate
Duration:1 hour
Format:Course - Online
Access:This is a digital product. You will have access to the content for a year after purchase date.

Return and refund policy

£29.00 (CIMA members only)

£39.00

VAT calculated on checkout

Instructors

  • Peter Margaritis, CPA, CGMA, MAc

  • Jennifer Elder, CPA, CGMA, CIA, CFF, CMA

    Jennifer Elder, CPA, CMA, CIA, CFF, CGMA is a keynote speaker, trainer, and business coach dedicated to business transformation. For more than 20 years, she has been helping businesses by peeling back the layers of "administrivia" and finding the hidden strengths and core values that make you and your company awesome. Ms. Elder works with businesses to develop a compelling business strategy that is quick to implement that transforms your company from what you are now to what you have always wanted to be.

    Known for being energetic and enthusiastic, Ms. Elder has been delivering high-quality, customized training that make complicated topics easy to understand, relevant, and useful for years. She has conducted seminars for the Fortune 500, US Government, State CPA Societies, and CPA Firms in 33 states. Her sessions are highly interactive, full of discussion, and even entertaining. Ms. Elder received her BA from the University of Massachusetts and an MS in Organizational Management from Antioch University New England. She lives on her boat near Annapolis, Maryland.