Course description

Define business start-up strategies and costs, along with ongoing operation expenses. Examine revenue streams and potential financial resources needed to start and operate your business. Explore financial record-keeping basics required for success.

Learner outcomes

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Define start-up and first year operational costs for the business 
  • Define the revenue streams, cost structures and financial resources needed for business success 
  • Examine the viability of the various financial sources (banks, family, friends, etc.) 
  • Develop a plan for financial record keeping 
  • Complete the segments of the business planning canvas to this point 


Applies towards:

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Section title
Managing Your Business
L - Lecture
9:00AM to 5:00PM
Jul 25, 2024
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
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Course Fee(s)
TXSB non-credit $249.00
Section Notes

•   Before your course begins, ensure your MyMRU account is activated. Step-by-step instructions for account activation can be found here. Once you have activated your account and have your MyMRU login information, you can log into your MRU Google account using your @mtroyal.ca email address and set up Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA). Help with your Google account can be found here, and help setting up MFA can be found here.

•   Course content will be available on the Google Classroom Learning Management System (LMS) 3 days prior to the start date of your course. You must be logged in to your MRU Gmail account to access Google Classroom. Your instructor will be available on the course start date. 

•   Bring a downloaded or printed copy of the course materials to class.

•  Review our Student Information site for additional information about forms and policies, campus maps, parking information, technical support, and more.

•  For questions about this course or other information, contact cebusiness@mtroyal.ca or 403.440.6861 / 1.888.392.3655 toll-free.

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