Cofounding The Right Way
A practical guide to successful business partnerships.
Learn how to find the perfect co-founding team that meets your qualifiers. Learn how to analyse and pick cofounders that fill your company gaps. Use a proven strategy to document the essential requirements to avoid cofounder confrontation. Use a systematic approach to dividing up company equity. Use custom-built calculators to arrive at fair equity splits. Learn how to use milestones and vesting to protect yourself from a “bad cofounder” relationship. Understand the three different frameworks for splitting equity. Learn about and access a “Cofounders’ Collaboration Agreement” to protect your interest in the company. Use resources to help you negotiate and fix future cofounder problems.
The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace.
You are taught through a combination of
- Video lessons
- Online study materials
Will I receive a certificate of completion?
Upon successful completion, you will qualify for the UK and internationally-recognised CPD accredited certification. You can choose to make your achievement formal by obtaining your PDF Certificate at the cost of £9 and Hard Copy Certificate for £15.
Why study this course
It doesn’t matter if you are an aspiring professional or absolute beginner; this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with critical skills and an accredited certification attesting to your knowledge.
The Cofounding The Right Way is fully available to anyone, and no previous qualifications are needed to enrol. All One Education needs to know is that you are eager to learn and are over 16.
|Section 01: Course Introduction|
|Welcome and how to use this course||00:04:00|
|Section 02: Should You Have a Partner|
|Should you have a partner?||00:14:00|
|Section 03: Know What You Are Looking For In a Partner|
|Know What You Are Looking For In A Partner||00:29:00|
|Section 04: Preselect Your Cofounder|
|Preselect Your Cofounder||00:15:00|
|Section 05: Cofounder Dating|
|Section 06: Getting Serious|
|Getting Serious – Roles & Responsibilities||00:12:00|
|Getting Serious – RACI Matrix||00:11:00|
|Section 07: Equity Splits|
|Fixed Equity Split||00:19:00|
|Dynamic Equity Split||00:15:00|
|Section 08: Cofounders' Agreement|
|Cofounders’ Agreement – document it||00:14:00|
|Cofounders Agreement – live it||00:07:00|
|Section 09: How to Fix Mistakes & Handle Disputes|
|Cofounder Mistakes Aren’t Fatal||00:09:00|
|Trouble In (Cofounders’) Paradise||00:17:00|
|Section 10: Congratulations - End of Our Course|