Grow your business: Planning and finances

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Based on the best-selling book by Alex Blyth


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Many business owners and entrepreneurs have a lot of work to do just to keep their business running, so it’s no surprise that they often have little time or energy to think about growth. But growth doesn’t need to be stressful. This course offers practical advice for planning and financing your success so you can start your growth today!

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Who this course is for


Anyone with a few years of business experience and who is interested in business growth.
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What you will learn

  • 1

    Why it is important to plan for your growth and how to do it wisely.

  • 2

    Why growth requires investment, but you can still cut costs strategically.

  • 3

    How to think about cash flow and recognise your legal obligations.

  • 4

    What options to consider to grow your finances.

Created with Pearson, the global leader in education logo

Created with Pearson, the global leader in education

The course is based on the best-selling book How to Grow Your Business - For Entrepreneurs by Alex Blyth published by Pearson. Funzi's learning experts have transformed the book into a mobile-optimized course consisting of bite-sized learning content.

This is a Funzi premium course. It has been created in partnership with Pearson, the global leader in education content.

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Course contents: 3 topics

  • 1

    How to plan for business growth Planning isn’t just for when you start a business - you should also plan for growth. Plan strategically so you can focus on what is most important.

  • 2

    Cut your costs Growth isn’t free and you should expect to make some investment into your growth. However, there are some simple costs you can cut to make this easier.

  • 3

    Grow your finances You will probably need some extra cash for your growth, but luckily you have a few options. Learn how to turn your business into an attractive investment.

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What you will get

When you complete the course you’ll earn a Funzi certificate of achievement. You can showcase your certificate by mentioning it in your CV, Linkedin profile and other professional profiles.

  • Practical skills broken down into bite-sized learning, so that you can complete the course with only 15 min/day for 1 WEEK

  • Course content in the form of text, visuals, and activities to verify your learning

  • Access to the course anytime, as long as you want, once you’ve purchased the course

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