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Entrepreneurship – from ideas to reality
Entrepreneurship – from ideas to reality

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This free course was written by Ronald Macintyre and Liz Moody. It was first published in February 2019 and updated in November 2021.

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Figure 1: Adapted from: Drucker 2007; redrawn version (c) The Open University

Figure 2: Adapted from Burns, P. (2016) Entrepreneurship and Small Business Start-up, Growth and Maturity (4th ed.) London: Palgrave-MacMillan, pp 86-117

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