These resources are tools that can be helpful for teams developing innovative new business ideas.
eVenture Business Presentation Guide
This is a set of Powerpoint slides that presents a guideline for topics to cover when presenting an original, innovative business. The focus is on presenting insight into the business model that will be further developed. It is relevant for innovative entrepreneurial businesses where the business concept is discovered through experimentation and iteration and there is really no valid information to produce a traditional business plan.
Financial Case Guide
This is a set of Powerpoint slides that briefly summarizes the steps involved in developing the financial case for a new business.
Financing the Business
This is a set of Powerpoint slides that briefly summarizes different ways to finance a start-up business.
Cooperative Entrepreneurship Innovation Guide
This is a pdf file of a very simple two-page framework that captures the essence of a new business concept. It can provide some basic direction for students who are learning how to develop a new, innovative business.
Business Model Canvas
This is a one-page framework that captures the key elements that work together to make a business model successful. Look for the form and several completed examples under “Business Model Canvas.”