Assignment: Jim Poss Case
Read the Jim Poss Case at the end of Chapter 4 of New venture creation: Entrepreneurship for the 21st century.
Write a paper of approximately 900 words that addresses the following:
Apply the Timmons entrepreneurship framework (entrepreneur–opportunity–resources) to analyze this case. Pay particular attention to the entrepreneur’s traits and how he gathered resources for his venture.
Discuss Jim’s fund-raising strategies. What other options could be considered for raising the funds SPC needs? Is this a good investment?
Discuss the growth strategy. What additional market(s) would you recommend pursuing as they move ahead?
Include a minimum of two scholarly, peer-reviewed sources, which may consist of readings from the University Library, your text, or other selections.
Format your paper using West Writing Style Handbook guidelines.
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