Finance for Entrepreneurs

Start-ups can benefit from a wide variety of financing options on the path to profitability, but how do you know which one to choose? This course explores different financing models, including bootstrapping, organic growth, debt, risk capital, and also provides a clear overview of equity financing, including the key types of investors: angels, venture capital, and crowdfunding. You will learn about term sheets, exit modes and what exit strategy might be best for you. By the end of this course, you'll have an understanding of what success looks like and how it can be financed.

Education team

Hossein, or Unclecode as he prefers, is a Computer Science expert specializing in Natural Language Processing, Data Science, and AI.

Course Creator

Maysam is an expert in the field of Molecular Biology specializing in drug discovery for cancer and bioinformatics.

Course Moderator

Ahmed is an energetic and passionate instructor and trainer, specializing in basic and advanced web development.

Course Trainer

Ummu is a mathematics teacher who specializes in teaching primary, secondary, and IGCSE students.

Course Trainer

Finance for Entrepreneurs course for kids

What will you learn?

The Three Types of Financing
This module will introduce the three main types of financing available to startups, and discuss the pros and cons of each option.
Which One is Right for Me?
This module will help students assess which type of financing is best suited for their business model and goals.
Bootstrapping Your Business
This module will explore how to finance a startup without external funding, through creative methods such as bartering and personal savings.
Organic Growth Strategies
This module will teach students how to finance a startup through gradual growth and profitability, without taking on debt or outside investment.
Crowdfunding Your Venture
This module will cover how to raise funds for a startup by soliciting small amounts of money from many individuals, typically via the internet.

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