The course includes the main body of knowledge and skills in the fields of entrepreneurship and innovation and covers the following topics: Concept and Importance of Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Business and economic environment. Business opportunity, uncertainty, business risk and decision-making. Business skills, entrepreneur profile. The business process cycle (business concept, business opportunity assessment, business model development, business plan creation, funding sources). Establishment of a business. International entrepreneurship. Social entrepreneurship. Corporate Social Responsibility and Business Ethics. National policies on entrepreneurship and community actions.
- Karagiannis, H. & Bakouros, I. Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Theory - act. Sofia Publications, 2010.
- Chatzikonstantinou, G. & Goniadis, H. Entrepreneurship and Innovation. Gutenberg Publications, 2009.
- Kefis, V. & Papazachariou, P. The Business Vision in a Business Plan. Kritiki Publications, 2009.
- Deakins, D. & Freel, M. Entrepreneurship & Small Business. Newborn businesses. Rosili Publications, 2012.
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