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Fall 2014-2015
* EGR 201   Graded A-F, P/D/F, Audit

Introduction to Entrepreneurship

John D. Danner
Christopher B. Kuenne
Derek B. Lidow

The mission of this class is to give students a sense of the impact of entrepreneurship on the social and economic fabric of all cultures, while also defining the challenges all entrepreneurs must overcome in order to be successful. This class will adopt a point of view of the Princeton entrepreneur that pays particular attention to the opportunities and challenges faced by entrepreneurs who attend Princeton. The class will contain modules on the following topics, among others: Value Creation, Finding and Creating Markets, Business Models, Financials and Financing, and Leadership.

Sample reading list:
Derel Lidow, Start up Leadership
Geoffrey Moore, Crossing Chasm
John Kotter, What is Leadership
See instructor for complete list

Reading/Writing assignments:
Reading assignments approximately 50 pages per week. Each student will be keeping an Entrepreneurship Journal, which will be 20% of the grade. Team projects.

Requirements/Grading:
Mid Term Exam - 30%
Paper in lieu of Final - 20%
Design Project - 30%
Other (See Instructor) - 20%

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
There are no prerequisites for this course. Students from all disciplines are welcome..

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
23432 L01 11:00 am - 12:20 pm M W   Jadwin Hall   A10   Enrolled:81 Limit:100