ERIC Number: ED302635
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Owning and Operating a Business.
Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Instructional Materials Lab.
This short course is designed to offer entrepreneurship as a career option. It outlines advantages and disadvantages of entrepreneurship, characteristics of successful business owners, and resources available to assist entrepreneurs. The course outlines five 40-minute sessions, each including objectives, appropriate exercises, student worksheets, and transparency masters. Unit titles are: Thinking about Entrepreneurship--From Interest to Plans; Getting Started--Basic Considerations; Keeping Records--Necessary Details; Developing a Plan--How to Analyze the Market; and Projecting Your Image--What to Do. A pretest and a posttest are provided. Additional materials for the instructor wishing to expand or adjust the program are provided in the appendixes. An eight-item bibliography is found at the end of the materials. (YLB)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Vocational and Career Education.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Instructional Materials Lab.