MIT $100K Entrepreneurship Competition
The MIT $100K Entrepreneurship Competition is one of the largest and most famous business plan competitions in the world. Entirely student-managed, students from all programs and levels at MIT organiz...
CBDC NORTIP
CBDC NORTIP is one of 41 Community Business Development Corporations in Atlantic Canada and a part of a Network of 270 Community Futures Development Corporations across Canada. CBDC NORTIP is located...
Porter's four corners model
Porter’s four corners model is a predictive tool designed by Michael Porter that helps in determining a competitor’s course of action. Unlike other predictive models which predominantly rely on a firm...
JDC West
Jeux du Commerce West, JDC West Business Competition or informally, JDC West is an annual business competition featuring top business schools and students from across Western Canada, as well as the la...
Joint decision trap
The joint decision trap was identified by the political scientist, Fritz W. Scharpf in a 1988 scholarly article, Scharpf, Fritz W. 'The Joint-Decision Trap. Lessons From German Federalism and European...
Operational planning
Operational planning is the process of planning strategic goals and objectives to tactical goals and objectives. It describes milestones, conditions for success and explains how, or what portion of, a...
Tournament In Management and Engineering Skills
The Tournament In Management and Engineering Skills (TIMES) is the only European-wide business case competition of its kind, and has been organised since 1994.The European case study competition TIMES...
Best of Biotech
Best of Biotech (BOB) is an international business plan competition with focus on life sciences, i.e. Biotechnology, Medical technology and related fields. The competition is organized every 1–2 year...
Gap analysis
In the management literature, gap analysis is the comparison of actual performance with potential or desired performance. If a company or organization does not make the best use of current resources, ...
Strategic assumption surfacing and testing
Strategic assumptions surfacing and testing (SAST) is a method for approaching ill-structured problems. It can be applied as a dialectical approach to policy and planning.An ill-structured problem ma...
Aggregate project plan
An aggregate project plan (APP) is the process of creating development goals and objectives and using these goals and objectives to improve productivity as well as development capabilities. The purpo...
University of Adelaide Entrepreneurs' Challenge
The University of Adelaide Entrepreneurship Challenge is one of the largest and most famous business plan competitions in the Asia-Pacific. Managed by the Entrepreneurship, Commercialization and Inno...
Community business development corporation
There are 41 Community Business Development Corporations (CBDCs) operating in rural Atlantic Canada. The CBDCs are a network of not-for-profit organizations that work in co-operation with all levels o...
Open Options Corporation
Open Options Corporation is a privately owned business strategy consulting company that specializes in applied game theory and business war games where there are multiple stakeholders who can all infl...
KEBA Student Investor Challenge
The KEBA Student Investor Challenge (in Hungarian: KEBA Tőzsdeverseny) is a national, academic competition that provides high school students (grades 9-12) with an insider's view of the global capital...
New Venture Championship
The New Venture Championship (NVC) is an international entrepreneurial investment competition for graduate students presented by the University of Oregon's Lundquist Center for Entrepreneurship.Teams ...
Business Association of Stanford Entrepreneurial Students
The Business Association of Stanford Entrepreneurial Students (BASES) is a student group at Stanford University focusing on business and entrepreneurial activities. One of the largest student-run entr...
Business war games
Business war gaming or business wargaming is an adaptation of the art of simulating moves and counter-moves in a commercial setting. Unlike military war games, or fantasy war games which can be set hu...
Stakeholder management
Stakeholder management is a critical component to the successful delivery of any project, programme or activity. A stakeholder is any individual, group or organization that can affect, be affected by,...
Strategic thinking
Strategic thinking is defined as a mental or thinking process applied by an individual in the context of achieving success in a game or other endeavor. As a cognitive activity, it produces thought.Whe...
Community Futures
The Community Futures Network of Canada is an extensive network of 269 community futures development corporations. The national Community Futures Program is administered by four regional development a...
Strategic planning
Strategic planning is an organization's process of defining its strategy, or direction, and making decisions on allocating its resources to pursue this strategy. It may also extend to control mechanis...
Exit planning
Exit planning is the preparation for the exit of an entrepreneur from his company to maximize the enterprise value of the company in a mergers and acquisitions transaction and thus his shareholder val...
Porter five forces analysis
Porter five forces analysis is a framework to analyze level of competition within an industry and business strategy development. It draws upon industrial organization (IO) economics to derive five for...
Technology intelligence
Technology Intelligence (TI) is an activity that enables companies to identify the technological opportunities and threats that could affect the future growth and survival of their business. It aims t...
Venture Cup
Venture Cup is a type of a Scandinavian business plan competition in which entrepreneurs with unique business ideas compete for investment capital.Run by non-profit organizations in Denmark, Finland, ...
Customer Demand Planning
Customer Demand Planning (CDP) is a business-planning process that enables sales teams to develop demand forecasts as input to service-planning processes, production, inventory planning and revenue pl...