To learn entrepreneurship, you must experience it. This fall, BET 420 Social Entrepreneurship and Corporate Social Responsibility takes this philosophy to the next level by integrating the Hult Prize challenge directly into the course. BET 420 gives students the opportunity to apply their classroom learning to a real-world context, while taking part in a global effort to address the planet's most pressing problems through social entrepreneurship.
This month, Enterprise Co-op students pitched for five prizes of $5,000 at the Ignition Week pitch competition. Each competing student had five minutes to pitch their venture to a panel of judges, followed by a three-minute question period.
Meet the Spring 2017 pitch winners!
E Co-op Awards
The E Co-op Awards are available to students in Arts, Environment, Math, Science, and Applied Health Sciences. This term, there were two winners:
You’ve got a great product, but how do you get your customers to buy?
BET 430 Sales Fundamentals, the latest addition to the Conrad Centre’s slate of undergraduate entrepreneurship courses, will empower students to tackle this question head-on. All ventures, from non-profits to startups to mature businesses, need sales to survive. BET 430 takes a thorough look at the process and structure of sales, from a high-level understanding of the sales cycle, to the nitty gritty details of what to say when.