About this course

You must have a range of skills to play an essential role in a business. In Business Essentials, you will learn the practical business skills necessary for effectively managing a successful company, including financial management and planning, marketing strategy and communications, project planning, employee hiring, and executive and investor presentations. By working through a series of realistic tasks, you will gain a deeper understanding of the elements of a successful business and the role each business function plays in achieving this goal, as well as acquiring key business skills that will be immediately applicable in the real world.


5 weeks full time or
8 weeks part time



Included in course

One-on-one mentorship

Peer participation

Online, mentored courses

Our courses are entirely online, but they are not like any online courses you have ever seen. You will not be watching boring video lectures and taking tests; you will learn by doing with the help of knowledgeable mentors who are always available to provide advice and feedback on your work.

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