Getting Started: a New International Business

Getting Started: a New International Business


Course Description:

This introductory practical course provides individuals with an understanding of how to explore the trade opportunities that exist in international marketplace and then how to get started in their own business.  It walks a person through the lengthy process of being able to determine whether starting an importing or exporting business will work for them.

Typically, the person who finds this course useful is someone who has visited a foreign country and has seen a product or service that he/she thinks might have sales potential in his/her domestic market; or a person who has family or relatives in a foreign country that might bring value to the process– either by finding or making goods to export, or being the receiver of goods shipped (importing).

Prerequisite: None

Course Credit: 3 Credit Hours