CATEGORY: Incubator

Start Your Own Business

Course Access: Lifetime
Course Overview

For Beginners

8 Modules / 48 Topics / 8 weeks

This course was developed by SME Hub Mentors (Pty) Ltd in South Africa and has not yet been accredited. It is internationally unique in its practicality and bottom-up profit approach. It was attempted to address all possible pitfalls with possible solutions thereto. 

Modules: 8

  • Module 1: Why a Business of your own
  • Module 2: Success in Business
  • Module 3: Planning for Profitability
  • Module 4: What is it going to cost
  • Module 5: Gross profit
  • Module 6: Cost of sales
  • Module 7: Sales requirements
  • Module 8: What is a plan of action
  • Certificate of completion

Course Outcome:

After taking this course, you will be able to:

  • Determine the reasons for establishing your own business.
  • What makes a business successful?
  • The unique problems and failures of a small business.
  • A business vision and expectations.
  • Challenges in business
  • The meaning and understanding of the business environment.
  • Characteristics of successful businesses.
  • How is success measured?
  • How to plan for profitability?
  • The cost to start a new business.
  • Sales requirements, gross profit and cost of sales.
  • A practical, effective plan of action.

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