Identify different types of external capital available throughout your entrepreneurial journey
Insightful and inspiring stories of female founders in India that have secured funding to grow their businesses
Apply knowledge of financial statement basics, ratio analysis and growth projections to your business so that you will be equipped to seek external funding
Identify emerging initiatives that make capital available to women business owners and the understand the mindsets and skills required to capture those opportunities
This is a five-module, project-based course that aims to equip you with the essential financial and network knowledge to grow your business. This course is designed for women in India who are starting or operating a business, but everyone is welcome to participate in the course. You will learn about common factors that result in the existing funding gap for women entrepreneurs, and through detailed explanations and regular self-reflection exercises, will also learn the 5C framework of capital access.
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"Before taking this course, I only have some very rough ideas about raising funds, most of which are traditional ways. Now I've learnt how to target potential investors and how to construct a story that is appealing to them."