Document Type

Closed Project

Publication Date

Spring 2001


Dundar Kocaoglu

Course Title

Capstone Project

Course Number

EMGT 589/689


Entrepreneurship, New business enterprises -- Management, New products -- Development, Entrepreneurship -- Research -- Methodology


Some authors like Bygrave consider today the entrepreneurial age (Bygrave 1997). And the entrepreneurs are transforming the economies worldwide. The future of the countries of the world may depend on their ability to create new businesses and new products.

This paper will provide insight into many of the issues relating to planning and executing a start-up strategy. The main areas covered are as these: planning, finance, marketing/sales, operations and team building of the new firms.


This project is only available to students, staff, and faculty of Portland State University

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