Entrepreneurial spirit is made visible in the way our students tackle their work, lead through example and find new ways of reaching common objectives.
The area of entrepreneurship instills entrepreneurial thinking and knowledge about entrepreneurship and new venture creation in prospective and current managers.
Our teaching and research concentrates on the examination of the process of new venture creation, on corporate and social entrepreneurship and on entrepreneurship in the family firm.
This course provides a forum for the in-depth examination of mindsets, methods, and managerial activities that follow the entrepreneurial process from opportunity recognition to growing ventures, beginning the course from identifying business opportunities until written a business plan.Upon the completion of this course, participants should:
Understand to recognize and evaluate new venture opportunities (vs. ideas), understanding both the entrepreneur’s as well as the investor’s perspective;
Understand the issues faced by entrepreneurs when starting a venture, as well as possess the fundamental skills and tools required for embarking on a new project, in an independent and in a corporate context
Understand the nature and purpose of a business plan in the context of new and / or growing ventures and be able to write, articulate and present a business plan.
ACCELERATE: BUILDING BUSINESS FROM SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
OWNERS AND ENTREPRENEURS MANAGEMENT PROGRAM
This focus on entrepreneurship, as part of our DNA, gives us the confidence to say that the Owners & Entrepreneurs Management Program (OEMP) is a unique program. We start from the premise that you have done well and you yourself are one of the main competitive advantages of your business. We want to help you and your business make a quality leap. We want to empower you to become more competitive in this new era we live in, which is now more global, dynamic and complex than ever. We also want to work with you in order to make your dreams come true, so that you can lead an even bigger, more international, more profitable, more sustainable, and socially responsible company.
In this program, you will have access to our top faculty; to content that will cover in-depth topics relevant to today’s global entrepreneur, to a wide array of opportunities to help you increase your social capital and to the vast entrepreneurial resources offered by IE Business School.