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Starting a Business 2: People and Networks

University of Leeds via FutureLearn

4 Reviews 6801 students interested
Found in Entrepreneurship
  • Provider FutureLearn
  • Cost Free Online Course (Audit)
  • Session Finished
  • Language English
  • Certificate $34 Certificate Available
  • Effort 2 hours a week
  • Start Date
  • Duration 2 weeks long
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Overview

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A successful business relies heavily on people and networking. A good team and wider network are essential to success and growth. Whether you have an idea for a future venture or you already have a side-line business whilst studying, this course will help you to recognise the people who can help you take your business forward in both formal and informal business networks.

This course is the second in a series of six about ‘starting a business’.

This course is part of the Going to University collection which has been specifically designed for students at schools and colleges. They provide a taster of undergraduate study at the University of Leeds and help students to decide which subject to study at university.

Completion of the courses will also enhance students’ university applications.

The courses can also be used as a teachers’ classroom enrichment resource.

Courses in this collection are also great for people that want an introduction in the specific subjects discussed in each course.

Taught by

Dr Sally Jones

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Anonymous
5.0 3 months ago
Anonymous completed this course.
I have really learnt so much especially on setting up a team and recruiting tips. Most importantly how to create new ties that will help me achieve my business goals.
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Ayot A
5.0 2 months ago
Ayot completed this course, spending 4 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.
I have really learnt so much especially on setting up a team and recruiting tips. Most importantly how to create new ties that will help me achieve my business goals.
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