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October 24, 2012

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Entrepreneurs Notebook: Zell Lurie Institute, University of Michigan

Underscoring its commitment to drive the advancement of entrepreneurial skills at Michigan and beyond, The Samuel Zell & Robert H. Lurie Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business has made material from one of its top courses available to educators at universities and colleges worldwide. The course, Entrepreneurship: New Venture Creation, was developed by James Price, successful serial entrepreneur and adjunct lecturer of entrepreneurial studies, and provides educators with a practical guide to starting a new business, exposing students to every crucial aspect of the entrepreneurship experience.

By offering courseware online, the Zell Lurie Institute is making learnings from its top-ranked graduate entrepreneurship program more accessible than ever before. In fact, of the over 1,100 MBA students who have taken this course at the University of Michigan, dozens have successfully launched new ventures—some while still in school, others after graduation—and many have successfully…

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Courseware for “Entrepreneurship: New Venture Creation” Now Available October 24, 2012

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Over the years, over 1,300 MBAs at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business have chosen to take my MBA elective course “Entrepreneurship: New Venture Creation.”

Now, in order to make the course more broadly available to others,  I’ve worked closely with the folks at the UM’s GlobaLens to package and offer the courseware to other institutions:


Custom developed with a focus on premier academic quality as well as practicality and relevance in the entrepreneurial and corporate worlds, the course is broken into four modules:

  • Evaluating Entrepreneurial Career Options and Startup Opportunities
  • Understanding Startup Finances and Capital Requirements
  • Developing and Presenting Your Startup Business Plan
  • Launching and Managing the Startup Enterprise

You can find the courseware here: http://globalens.com/es615/

Follow My “Business Insider” Column October 20, 2012

Posted by Jim Price in Business, Entrepreneurship.
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My new column in “Business Insider” on topics of entrepreneurship and innovation is gaining a growing readership.  You can follow it here:


Best regards,

-Jim Price