• Accelerating Sustainable Development through Flexible Learning: Re-Orienting Entrepreneurship Education 

      Rono, Agnes J; Tarno, Edwin; Abdi, Tiony K (Commonwealth of Learning (COL) and Open University Malaysia (OUM), 2016-11)
      One approach to enhancing entrepreneurial activity and enterprise growth in developing countries is to create an ‘enterprise culture’. To achieve a widespread enterprise culture in the long run, education and training ...
    • An Assessment of the performance of entrepreneurship and Flexible Skills Development Initiative in Auchi Polytechnic, Auchi, Edo State, Nigeria 

      Idogho, P O; Ugheoke, M L; Egele, A F (2013-11)
      Chronic unemployment problem is plaguing the Nigerian society manifesting in young graduates from tertiary institutions roaming the streets in search of white-collar jobs without success. This has caused some of them great ...
    • Business Communications 

      Lashley, Maria; Powley, Roger; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC); Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012)
      This course is designed to give you a comprehensive view of communication, its scope and importance in business and the role of communication in establishing a favourable outside the firm environment, as well as an effective ...
    • The Business Environment 

      Nkambule, Vinah; Mphanay, Tsiu; Peters-Richardson, Jacqueline; Carbol, Barry; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC); Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09)
      A business environment course will prepare future entrepreneurs to plan, launch and grow a business venture within the context of their local and national social, political, legal cultural and economic environment. It will ...
    • Business Information Systems 

      Thompson, Derrick; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC); Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012)
      The Business Information System course will prepare future entrepreneurs to use information and communication technology to support the growth and success of their business venture. They will be prepared to maximize the ...
    • Business Plan Development 

      Carbol, Barry; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC); Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09)
      This course is designed to help prepare future entrepreneurs to formalize and communicate their business idea to a variety of audiences including potential funders such as banks, other lending institutions, government ...
    • CAPE Entrepreneurship: Unit 1 - Entrepreneurship Theory 

      Spencer, Carlene; O'Mard, Janelle; Samuel, Claudette; Phillip, Renee; Frederick, Tasheba; Peters-Richardson, Jacqueline (Commonwealth of Learning (COL);Antigua and Barbuda Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, 2017-06-27)
      This is a course developed by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Antigua and Barbuda for the students of Antigua State College. The course is at the level of Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) ...
    • CAPE Entrepreneurship: Unit 2 - Entrepreneurship Practice 

      Spencer, Carlene; O'Mard, Janelle; Morris-Techeira, Micheala; Frederick, Tasheba; Peters-Richardson, Jacqueline (Commonwealth of Learning (COL);Antigua and Barbuda Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, 2017-06-27)
      This is a course developed by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Antigua and Barbuda for the students of Antigua State College. The course is at the level of Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) ...
    • Empowering Entrepreneurs: What opportunities? What enterprise? 

      Kanwar, Asha; Balasubramanian, K (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2013-12-10)
      Council for Education in the Commonwealth, Gladwyn Lecture 2013, London, United Kingdom, 10 December 2013, Presented by Professor Asha Kanwar (co-written with Dr. K. Balasubramanian), Commonwealth of Learning // 2013 is ...
    • Entrepreneurial Skill Development: Harnessing Experience While Building Formal Knowledge and Qualifications in Business 

      Ellis, Darren J (2010-11)
      Defining what it means to be an entrepreneur is no easy task. Harding (2006, p. 5) contends that one must ‘define the concept from the ground up’. Franco and Haase (2009, p. 637) maintain that a broader definition is ...
    • Entrepreneurship grade 10 

      Commonwealth of Learning (commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2012)
      Unit 1: Belief and values about business and work- Unit 2: Business ethics and career opportunities in Namibia- Unit 3: Entrepreneurship-Unit 4: The entrepreneur- Unit 5: Businesses in Namibia- Unit 6: Business environment ...
    • Exploring pedagogical innovations for micro/small entrepreneurship training to SHG members through Open Distance Learning 

      Chandraiah, Esampally (2013-11)
      In India, micro credit has been working largely through self-help groups (SHG), predominated by women. However, microfinance and skill building through micro-entrepreneurship education of rural poor are big challenges to ...
    • Introduction to Entrepreneurship 

      Kollie, James; Louw, Wilhelmina; Monyolo, Rammuso; Nkambule, Vinah; Lashley, Maria; Oriakhi, Raymond; Peters-Richardson, Jacqueline; Tinai, Sui; Mphanya, Tsiu; Daniel, Catherine; Powley, Roger; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC); Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2011-09)
      This course will introduce future business owners to the concepts and principles of entrepreneurship. The course will introduce the role entrepreneurs play in the local business environment and the impact of entrepreneurship ...
    • Monitoring, Coaching, and Consulting 

      Modesto, Stanslaus T; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC); Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning (COL), 2012)
      The Mentoring, Coaching, and Consulting course prepares entrepreneurs to become business mentors and coaches, and to be able to establish a consultancy within their sector or industry. Entrepreneurs should be willing to ...
    • Setting up a Small Business 

      Open Learning Systems Education Trust (OLSET); Commonwealth of Learning (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2003)
      The Coming Together radio series is designed for broadcast by local and community radio stations or it may be heard and downloaded from the web. It has been produced by OLSET and COL for use anywhere that people want to ...
    • Starting Your Own Business: A Self-Study Guide 

      Commonwealth of Learning; Virtual University for the Small States of the Commonwealth (VUSSC) (Commonwealth of Learning, Vancouver, 2006)
      The contents of the Starting Your Own Business course have been written for: 1 anyone who wishes to start their own business; 2 anyone who already owns a small business, but would like to grow it while learning more about ...
    • Training in Business Entrepreneurship Skills through Distance Learning 

      Kuruba, Gangappa (2010-11)
      Training imparts skills and enriches the skills of people towards increasing productivity. Training is part of any business proposition not only to see its impact on sustainability of the organization but also to ensure ...
    • Using Open and Educational Resources (OERs) and Wiki’s to Support Entrepreneurship Training in Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Institutions in Zambia 

      Konayuma, Gabriel (2013-11)
      Though entrepreneurship training has been offered in Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) institutions in Zambia since 2000, there have been challenges of inadequate and inappropriate teaching resources ...