Business Planning, Forecasting and Valuation of Start-Up Companies
Learn how to create a financial model for strategic business planning, capital raising, business valuation and investor negotiations for a start-up company
This course will help you to:
- Up-skill yourself in Business Finance skills
- Engage effectively with investors
- Give guidance to your finance team
- Resolve all your doubts and queries on the go
- Learn from scratch
- Get a certificate of completion
- No specific qualification required
Skills you will learn:
- Build a forward looking business plan of the company
- Estimate the external funding to be raised
- Negotiate the % of equity dilution to investors
- Build the financial statements of the company
- Become smart in talking to investors
- Estimate the valuation of your business
Ashish is a Business and Finance Expert with around 10 years of experience in this domain. Previously, he has worked with BlackRock, the world’s largest asset management company, as a Vice President in the Financial Markets Advisory (FMA) team. Prior to that, he worked with the Strategy and Corporate Finance practice at McKinsey, the world’s most prestigious consulting company. He has advised clients globally on various Strategy and Finance engagements.
Ashish is also the founder of an education firm SKILLFIN LEARNING which curates content in Business, Finance and Data Analysis topics. He conducts corporate trainings in a leading global consulting firm. He is passionate about teaching and strongly believes education should be accessible and affordable to all.
PreviewYour Instructor (1:38)
PreviewLecture 1: Welcome to the course (0:09)
PreviewLecture 2: What aspects of Finance should an Entrepreneur be involved with? (4:23)
PreviewLecture 3: Business Planning & Fund Raising - they are inter-linked (1:12)
StartLecture 4: What are Investors looking for investing money in your business? (2:28)
StartLecture 5: The 7-Step Business Finance Framework (4:44)
StartLecture 6: Please provide us your valuable feedback on the course thus far
StartLecture 11: Introduction to Step 1 (0:18)
StartLecture 12: What are the Revenue drivers of a business? (4:17)
StartLecture 13: Key assumptions on the Revenue drivers (3:05)
StartLecture 14: Calculating the Revenues of a business (2:30)
StartLecture 15: End of Step 1
StartLecture 16: Please provide us your valuable feedback on the course thus far
"This is great for beginners because it is broken down step by step and is repetitive. He doesn't gloss over any topics or make it confusing. I will be watching the course again when I fill out my own spreadsheet. and follow exactly as he says!"
"The Author is great and delivered exactly what I needed to know before starting a business. Excellent course for anyone looking for how a Business Plan and Financial Plan are connected. Thanks, great job guys.
- Foster Smith
"Very good course on the subject. Recommended for everyone."
- Achuthan Pankaj