28 hours Track

Skills for a Modern Entrepreneur or Business Owner


Whether you have a great idea for a mobile application or a web company, or just want to explore what it takes to be a business owner—this Track covers what you'll need to know to get your ideas off the ground and into the world. The diverse coursework includes instruction on financial statements, marketing, data, soft skills, and much more.

We'll start things off with our 3-hour course on How to Start a Business. You'll learn about product market fit, exploring a business model, inbound marketing strategies, and sales basics---all things you'll need to be thinking about as you establish your business.

A few things you'll learn next: how to write a business plan, how to conduct user interviews, and researching your users' needs. You'll also complete our 3-hour course on How To Market A Business, which will teach you essentials on social media, SEO, and more.

Next, we'll cover Financial Statement Basics, Spreadsheet Basics, and data analysis and visualization, all crucial steps to ensuring your business's success. You'll also learn how to present, whether that be a pitch, a report, or something in between.

Our How to Freelance course will equip you to market your skills, no matter what they are. Finally, we'll do a deep dive into Career Foundations, where you'll learn how to choose your path, and our Soft Skills course, which will prepare you with practical tactics for the workplace.

We're excited to take this journey with you. Let's get started!