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innovation and

entrepreneurship

LORA CENTRE FOR INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP

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JULY 2016 - NOVEMBER 2016

Following a competitive selection process, the NVC delivers a condensed learning experience through classes, teamwork, personalized feedback, coaching, and curated readings in 5 months to take fast-tracked leaders to the next level.

This is a SETA accredited certificate at level 4 according to the SAQA standards.

Our NCV program prepares you to navigate the complex challenges of driving organizational change:

    Decision-making

    Operating under ambiguity

    Understanding worldviews

    Risk-taking

    Critical thinking

    Storytelling

    Marketing

    Strategy

    Driving innovation

    Securing buy-in

    Management

    Making change happen

Our Learning Model

HOW THE NVC PROGRAM IS DIFFERENT

We tackle these topics with practical, hands-on assignments and the intense collaboration that comes from doing work that matters.

The following modules are required to complete the module:

- Entrepreneurship and Innovation

- Business Finance

- Operations Management

- Marketing Management

- Personal Branding

- Digital Marketing

- Business Strategy and Leadership

ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION

  •  Freelancer or Entrepreneur?
  •  Adjusting the Course
  •  Innovation and creativity
  •  Learning how to see
  •  Creating Scarcity
  •  Dealing with fear
  •  Dealing with failure
  •  Where creative ideas come from
  •  Making Ideas Travel
  •  Business planning
  •  Corporate Entrepreneurship
  •  Case Studies

BUSINESS FINANCE

  •  Bootstrapping (starting a business without cash)
  •  Raising Money and Cash Flow
  •  Budgeting
  •  Costing and Pricing
  •  Personal finances
  •  Stories about money
  •  Cash flow and stock management
  •  Break even analysis
  •  Case Studies

Individual Assignments:

Individual assignments are based on your business or project you are working on. By the time you graduate, you will have obtained feedback on your business or project at work.

Group Assignments:

Group assignments are based on case studies that students will do in class. Case studies will in the following areas:

- Innovation

- Branding

- Marketing

- Strategy and Leadership

Exam:

This is an open book exam that will test your application to key learning. It is one exam that will include all the topics you learned in class.

MARKS ALLOCATIONS

Individual Assignment

30 %

Group Assignment

20 %

Exam

50 %

Total

1