Build Your Future Today!This fourteen-chapter text and supplementary package is designed for a college-level, one-term Entrepreneurship course. Written by Steve Mariotti, Founder and President of the National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE), this text takes you step-by-step through the process of starting and operating a new small business. Here's what leaders in the educations and business community have to say about this book:"This is the book we've been waiting for the essentials of how to start and operate a small business taught clearly and energetically for the college student by Steve Mariotti, who has built a national and international movement in entrepreneurship education." Tommy Goodrow, Vice President of Economic and Business Development, SpringfieldTechnicalCommunity College"Entrepreneurship is the engine of our economy, but its true purpose lies in building community. Through the businesses we create, we become of service to our community and the world. In Entrepreneurship: Starting and Operating a Small Business, Steve Mariotti teaches not only the nuts and bolts of how to start and operate a small business, but also energizes that knowledge with a strong sense of purpose that will inspire students to go forth and make a difference." - John Whitehead, former co-chairman of Goldman Sachs"The best entrepreneurs are people who understand the financials and economics of business. Entrepreneurship: Starting and Operating a Small Business provides students with a thorough education in the nuts and bolts of building a business from the ground up, while helping them develop into leaders who can energize and inspire others." Alan Patricoff, Co-founder, Apax PartnersMariotti, Steve is the author of 'Entrepreneurship Starting And Operating a New Business W Bizbuildercd+ Busplanpro Pkg.', published 2006 under ISBN 9780132223690 and ISBN 0132223694.