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This course focuses on the common growth challenges faced by existing private businesses when they attempt to grow substantially....
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Recommandé : 7 weeks of study, 1-3 hours/week

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Sous-titres : English, Spanish, Russian

Compétences que vous acquerrez

Business IntelligenceStrategic ManagementPlanningEntrepreneurship
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Cours en ligne à 100 %

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Calendar

Dates limites flexibles

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Recommandé : 7 weeks of study, 1-3 hours/week

Approx. 10 heures pour terminer
Comment Dots

English

Sous-titres : English, Spanish, Russian

Programme du cours : ce que vous apprendrez dans ce cours

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Section
Clock
14 minutes pour terminer

Course Overview

This module introduces the course....
Reading
1 vidéo (Total 4 min), 1 lecture
Video1 vidéo
Reading1 lecture
Resources10 min

2

Section
Clock
2 heures pour terminer

The Truth About Growth

This module presents an overview of growth in business with common myths and truths. There is a required reading: Edward D. Hess, "Growth is the Dynamic Confluence of Strategy, Entrepreneurship, and Values." An option case study reading on Eyebobs Eyeware, Inc is also available. Please visit the Eyebobs website at https://www.eyebobs.com and think about whether Julie's vision and customer value proposition connects with you. What do you like about the site? What do you dislike? Why is her website so important to her business? What should Julie do to keep her website "fresh"?...
Reading
8 vidéos (Total 82 min), 1 lecture, 1 quiz
Video8 vidéos
The Eyebobs Conversation26 min
Growth Research10 min
A More Realistic View of Growth5 min
A Growths Risk Assessment Tool10 min
Julie Allinson Interview: Intro2 min
Julie Allinson Interview14 min
Julie Allinson Interview: Conclusion1 min
Reading1 lecture
Resources10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
The Truth About Growth8 min

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Section
Clock
1 heure pour terminer

Feller's Gourmet Workshop

This module presents an series of questions to discover if you are ready for growth. The required reading is by Edward D. Hess, 3 Fellers Bakery, Case Study. ...
Reading
3 vidéos (Total 66 min), 1 lecture, 1 quiz
Video3 vidéos
Workshop: Part 2 Feller's Gourmet - Growth Analysis25 min
Workshop: Part 3 Feller's Gourmet - Growth Decision14 min
Reading1 lecture
Resources10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Feller's Gourmet Workshop4 min

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Section
Clock
2 heures pour terminer

The 4 P's

This module presents the four P's of growing a business: planning, prioritization, pace and processes. The four ways to grow your business are improvements, innovations, scaling, and strategic acquisitions. The required reading is Edward D. Hess, "Defender Direct, Inc.: A Business of Growing Leaders," Case Study....
Reading
7 vidéos (Total 87 min), 1 lecture, 1 quiz
Video7 vidéos
Defender Direct Case Study22 min
Defender Direct: Planning, Prioritization, Pace and Processes 10 min
Prioritization: What, Whom, and Why? Where is the biggest fire?9 min
Processes: 99% Defect Free On Time Delivery to Customers5 min
Pacing Growth: Controlling Your Gas Pedal3 min
Defender Direct Interview with Dave Lindsey14 min
Reading1 lecture
Resources10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
The 4 P's10 min

Enseignant

Edward D. Hess

Professor of Business Administration
Darden School of Business

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