In order for the academic entrepreneur to succeed, they must ensure their project is supported by effective business planning and ample funding. The following modules introduce readers to business plasn and to some common funding streams that academic entrepreneurs may pursue.
While you may have a well thought out problem statement, and a perfect solution to solve it, you won’t be able to bring your idea from the lab to the outside world without money! Business planning, looking for and applying for funding, and knowing how to pitch your idea to various stakeholders are all critical steps to being a successful academic entrepreneur. This interactive will touch on just some of these topics.
The sections are listed below:
Business Planning & Key Strategic Steps
Types of Funding and Support
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