Last updated : 01 Jan 1970

Why Entrepreneurs Should Think Big


In this course, you can listen to Donna Novitsky as she explains why entrepreneurs should think big when they are investing so much of their time, energy and passion into creating a business. She also explains how to differentiate between the roles of entrepreneurs and venture capitalists in areas such as business strategy and execution, technology and team building, business diversity and singular focus. You will also learn about the importance of teamwork as nobody can do it all alone, and she also has advice and guidance in terms of naming a company and marketing start-up companies.


Go big or dont't go

Importance of Teamwork

Difference between a VC and an Entrepreneur

Naming a Start-Up

Marketing a Start-Up

Learning outcomes

- Learn how to differentiate the roles of venture capitalist and entrepreneur;

- Learn the difference between strategy and execution;

- Learn the difference between technology and team building;

- Learn the difference between diversity and singular focus;

- Learn about naming a company;

- Learn about marketing a company;

Teaching-Learning methodology




  • Soft skills Teamwork
  • Language English
  • Other languages (eg. Subtitles) Unknown
  • Period of activation Self-paced
  • Date Unknown
  • Duration Unknown
  • Level of commitment required 1-2 hours per week
  • Cost Free MOOC, Paying certification * See platform for details
  • Providing institution Stanford
  • Mooc Platform Alison
  • Target group Unknown
  • Instructor Unknown
  • Level of assistance offered Unknown
  • Keywords Unknown