Please review the following materials in advance of the program so that you are prepared for the sessions.
1. Program Overview, from Susan Stehlik, Academic Director
2. Defining a Business, Developing a Plan: Session overview
3. The Business Model Canvas: This strategic management and entrepreneurial tool will allow you to familiarize yourself with the components of putting together a business plan. It will be an essential tool for your project work during the program.
4. Business Fundamentals Primer
We suggest that you brush up on your business fundamentals by visiting this website to get comfortable with the following concepts:
Balance Sheets and Cash Flow
- Balance Sheets
- Cash Flow Management
- Financial Markets
- Capital Markets
- Asset Management
- Corporate Governance
- Operations Management
- Performance Management
If you want to do even more preparation, you may review Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).