|Location of Course
|Methods of Assessment
||Business Plan Project (75%)
Produce a Business Plan (in a group or individually), for a new business idea that will be developed during the programme.
Learners will present their business plan in groups/individually.
||On completion of the programme, participants will be able to:
o Understand whats involved in setting up and growing a business
o Grow their business / commercial knowledge and enhance their career development
o Understand key business terms and methods of analysing a business
o Know the Pressures and Challenges business face when running a business
o Understand why businesses fail and grow
o Demonstrate an understanding of different markets, industries and sectors and their requirements
||Participants must hold a Leaving Certificate, Equivalent Qualification and / or have relevant life and work experience.
||This Programme has been designed to assist learners who are involved in dealing with owner / managers of start-up and small / medium sized businesses to grow their businesses confidence and be able to have more valuable business conversations with customers and advise on how the companies products / services can help their customers and give an extraordinary customer experience.
|Enrolment and Start Dates Comment
||Contact Network Manager
||5N1418: Start your Own Business
||The programme is highly interactive and engaging and aims to develop the capabilities of frontline line staff, so that they can understand better the daily business lives, challenges and requirements of their customers and react positively to customer needs.
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