This module is aimed at learners who wish to develop personal characteristics of an entrepreneur that will ensure the successful operation of a small business or new venture. It introduces economic, administrative, and behavioural barriers that can contribute to business failure. The learners will be able to develop strategies for working effectively in a group and in an entrepreneurial context. The programme will benefit individuals who wish to gain a better understanding of selling principles, management processes and stock control procedures.
On completion of this module the learner will be able to:
A number of short courses are available for entrepreneurs and owners of small or medium businesses who want to improve their managerial skills and gain a better understanding of the business environment in which they operate.