Discuss how the public
availability of the Internet drove innovation in the 1990s. Give at least
one example each of a company or industry that benefited and one that was
damaged by the advent of the Internet.
Discuss the three
aspects of the Timmons' framework and how it can be used to analyze what is
needed to improve the likelihood of success for a new venture.
Enterprises engage in business
modeling as part of strategy development. Discuss the two major parts of the
business model and how they are related.
Discuss the limitations of market
research for revolutionary new products.
Discuss pre-funding compensation of the founding team, in
particular the benefits and issues regarding the use of equity to attract and
retain the founding team.