Career & Technical Education


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Students will:

  • assess personal characteristics in relation to those of successful entrepreneurs

  • explain the advantages and disadvantages of business ownership

  • conduct a market survey

  • develop a marketing survey

  • construct a sound business plan

  • identify the start-up costs for a business

  • evaluate sources of new venture financing

  • explain a profit and loss statement and construct a balance sheet

  • develop an accounting system and plan the organizational structure for a business

  • establish long and short term goals for a business

  • participate in the operation of a business.

Last Updated: March 25, 2009