Week 2- Due by November 26 Develop a one paragraph overview of your product or service. Then, identify at least five questions to include in a customer survey. Identify two attractive (growth) and two unattractive (dying) industries to enter into as a new entrepreneur. Provide your reasons for the selections. Week 3-Due by November 29 There is a vast difference between thinking up a new product idea and actually designing and manufacturing the product. Explain the nature and importance of this difference. Why do you think this task is more difficult than anticipated? Why do you think an operations model can serve as the cornerstone of the success of a new venture? Identify one company that has developed a unique operating model (as an example, Dell developed a very unique operating model to sell customized computers online). Week 4-Due by Dec 6 Your friend is getting ready to write a business plan for a new business. Your friend told you the plans are to prepare the financial statements first to get that job out of the way before the rest of the plan is developed. Explain the flaw in this approach. What value does it provide the entrepreneur to write the financial section as the last part of the business plan? Respond to your friend’s question: “How in the world do you project income and expenses for a business that doesn’t exist?” Week 5- Due by Dec 13 In order to develop your business plan presentation you believe it will be important to develop a catchy slogan to describe your business. Guided Response: Share your slogan with your classmates and critique the slogans presented by two of your classmates.