English for Entrepreneurship

A Combined Approach to learning English and Entrepreneurship

“Having an entrepreneurial mindset” is as important as “speaking English well” for a successful career. These two qualities can be learned together at FLUENTRUSSIA.

The unique English for Entrepreneurs program has been created to give students with a great business idea the opportunity to help shape their futures – by making their pitch in English. Covering a range of vital topics such as marketing and branding; business planning and finance; employment and hiring this program will give real confidence to entrepreneurs seeking a global marketplace.

This course is best for:
  • Students wanting to launch their own great business idea
  • Gaining confidence in selling your business idea too investors
  • Creating great business plans in English to appeal to your investors
This course aims to:
  • Help you learn the English you need to start your own business or show future employers how enterprising you are;
  • raise your IELTS level to the required 7.0
  • explore the language surrounding Sales and Marketing, Finances, Taxation, Company structures and Employment Law; and
  • connect you with other Entrepreneurs
Entry Level: Intermediate+

Summary of Syllabus

Part 1: Becoming an Entrepreneur

In this unit, we will introduce course goals and logistics, then discuss basic concepts and vocabulary related to entrepreneurship.

Part 2: Identifying an Opportunity

This unit will cover how to do market research to determine whether a new product presents an opportunity in a market. We will focus on surveys and questions.

Part 3: Creating a Business Plan (Part 1)

This first part of Unit 3 will review the importance of writing a business plan and will focus on the first two sections: operations and marketing.

Part 4: Creating a Business Plan (Part 2)

In this second part, we will learn about the Financials section of a business plan and how to create a simple, brief business plan of our own.

Part 5: Attracting Investors and Obtaining Financial Support

In this unit, we will discuss different ways to get the money needed to start a business. At the end you will create a "pitch" to present your business ideas.