Kickstarting Your Business with Crowdsourcing


Smart entrepreneurs and business professionals are doing more with less using crowdsourcing. The course Kickstarting Your Business with Crowdsourcing training covers all the essentials of the major types of crowdsourcing: micro-work, macro-work, crowd-voting, crowd-contests, crowd-wisdom, and crowd-funding.

Students will learn about each type of crowdsourcing as well as the general crowdsourcing process, the most popular crowdsourcing platforms, and ways to engage the crowd.


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Course Outline:

Session One: Course Overview

Session Two: What Is Crowdsourcing?

Session Three: The Crowdsourcing Process

Session Four: Choosing Your Crowdsourcing Platform

Session Five: Types of Crowdsourcing

Session Six: Social Media and Crowdsourcing

Session Seven: Engaging the Crowd

Session Eight: Test Driving

Recommended Reading List

Post-Course Assessment

Personal Action Plan