Course Details for Dr. Zhe Zhang - Winter - 2019-20

Entrepreneurship and Innovation in London

Faculty:
Dr. Zhe Zhang (More Info)

Course:
Entrepreneurship and Innovation in London

Program Dates:

Honors Credit:
None

WKU Course:
TBA

Discipline(s):
Business , Management

Course Description:
In today’s hypercompetitive global market, learning how to be an entrepreneurial and innovative business leader gives students a competitive career advantage. Where better to acquire firsthand experience in this field than in this class in England, where we’ll visit sites such as the London Business School, Cambridge, and Oxford.  On site in the UK, you’ll examine the similarities and differences in entrepreneurship practices between the US and the UK and apply entrepreneurship theories with case studies.

Prerequisites:
None

Physical Activity Requirements:
Expect 4-6 miles of walking on class days.

Course Highlights:
  1. Entrepreneurship is an imperative in any type of organizations, not just start-ups. This course teaches you how to create and maintain sustainable competitive advantages through effective management practices that encourage and support corporate entrepreneurship.
  2. In today’s hypercompetitive global market, learning how to be an entrepreneurial and innovative business leader gives students a competitive career advantage. Where better to acquire firsthand experience in this field than in this class in England, where we’ll visit London Business School, Cambridge and Oxford and visit the London Stock Exchange. On site in the UK, you’ll examine the similarities and differences in entrepreneurship practices between the US and the UK and apply entrepreneurship theories with case studies.