LEARNING ABOUT SMALL BUSINESS

The purpose of this course is to encourage small businesses at a local level in island nations. The course contents will help small business people add commercial value to local cultural activities and harness their skills in planning successful small commercial enterprises.

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Course Content

Adaptation Guide for the Delivering Institution

Tutor's pack

Participant's workbook

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  • Part One - Skills needed to start a small business
    • Module 1: Skills
    • Module 2: Things you need to know
    • Module 3: Pricing
    • Module 4: The market
    • Module 5: Money
    • Module 6: Banking
    • Module 7: Book-keeping
    • Module 8: Communicating with people
    • Module 9: Organising yourself
    • Module 10: Rules and regulations
    • Module 11: A business plan
    • Module 12: Budgeting
  • Part Two - Integration of ICTs into small businesses
    • Module 1: The use of telephone and fax
    • Module 2: Television and radio
    • Module 3: The computer: word processing
    • Module 4: The computer: the Internet
    • Module 5: The e-business