At some point, you have to move from ideas to action...and that point is now! In this course, you'll identify the social enterprise idea you want to use to solve your social or environmental problem. You likely have a few different ideas, so you'll evaluate which one is the most inspirational and the most feasible. You'll then get to work by creating a minimum viable product, which is a first version of your product or service you can use to start testing whether your idea will work or if you need to develop it further. This course is all about teaching you how to test, iterate, and fail fast so you can get your social enterprise started with minimal time, energy, and money wasted.
In this course, you'll learn how to:
work with your team to brainstorm the best enterprise ideas for the problem you’re trying to solve
choose the several best ideas to pursue using a low resolution evaluation
research your top ideas further to validate which ones are best to pursue in terms of the impact they will make, financially and socially
build a minimum viable version of your idea, to test it in the market
test your idea in the market, tweak (or iterate), test again, until you have a working model to develop further
Last Updated: February 15, 2019
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