New Venture LaunchPad

New Venture LaunchPad
Launching actual new ventures. Mentored learning of idea validation, business models, minimum viable products, and financing plans. Good preparations for participating in BYU's entrepreneurial competitions.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesMajor status.
 TaughtFall, Winter
 ProgramsContaining BUS M 476
Course Outcomes


Create value through innovation.

Communication Skills

Sell an idea and communicate effectively with employees, partners, manufacturers, investors, and Venture Capitalists.

Business Plans

Create and write effective business plans.

Internet Technology

Utilize internet technology to find opportunities, conduct analysis, create buzz, attract customers, and market new products/services.

Ethical Leadership

Manage ethically and serve as an ethical leader in the business community.