Capstone - Intrapreneurial Focus Course
Business Capstone - Intrapreneurial Focus examines ways in which innovative corporations cultivate entrepreneurial-minded individuals to become actively engaged in creating new business opportunities within the firm. Learners explore the principles and concepts applied by intrapreneurial individuals in for-profit and non-profit entities. Learners investigate content and process questions as well as formulation and implementation issues related to conceptualizing, developing, and managing successful new ventures, both nationally and internationally. Learners will apply and synthesize concepts and techniques from functional areas of strategic management, finance, accounting, managerial economics, marketing, operations management, and organizational behavior in the context of creating an entrepreneurial venture within an organization.
max. 8 weeks
Estimated time per week
What will I learn?
Examine the concepts of intrapreneurship, new venture creation, and innovation
Apply the principles of intrapreneurship as it relates to a for-profit and non-profit entity
Analyze the process of conceptualizing, developing, and managing an Intrapreneurial venture and the connection to the strategic goals of the organization
Synthesize the different functions and areas of management within the organization in consideration of an Intrapreneurial initiative
Develop an initiative that achieves the Intrapreneurial goals of the organization through the lens of the intrapreneurial process
Evaluate the success of an organizational initiative from conceptualization to realization incorporating intrapreneurial practices
How will I learn?
What support will I receive?
When you have a dedicated team on your side, you'll never be alone studying at Nexford. Hailing from many different countries and with online education expertise, our faculty provides you world-class support. Ask them questions during one-to-one office hours or live chat, email them any time, and get individual feedback on your assessments.
While you’re learning, you’ll also have full access to the Nexford online library, which includes access to millions of full-text articles, industry reports and key sources such as the Wall Street Journal, the Financial Times and The Economist.
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