Latest Course prepared for the MA programme in Rennes

(usually complemented by a start-up Business Plan)

 

SMALL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

* Small Business Environment & Creation Data

Start up formalities & assistance

Video ‘magnificent mouchoirs’

 

* Entrepreneurs & Managers

Differences in managing small firms

Case :Career of Sam Poole

 

* Small Business expansion (case Burton Walls)

Buying an existing business,(incl. MBO)

Case Small & Mallalieu

 

* Small Business problems ( and GTI survey)

Opportunities eg exporting

 

* Franchising & case of Russ Thompson

Family Business

 

* Roles for graduates in small business

Review case : National Lumber