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For your capstone project, you are developing a health care business concept and producing a screencast video presentation that describes your business. The screencast video needs to capture you, with web camera turned on, presenting a PowerPoint that covers the criteria of the project. For assistance in creating your PowerPoint presentation, see the AU Writing Center’s How to Make a PowerPoint Presentation (Links to an external site.). Use one of the following programs to record your screencast video presentation.
For tips on making a professional video, review the Filming a Video that Demonstrates Professionalism (Links to an external site.) resource.
Capstone Project-Business Plan
You are planning to create a health care business such as a clinic, home care business, adult day care center, IT or management consulting firm, a small store selling medical supplies or other healthcare related business. Develop your business plan in terms of the criteria listed below. Then create a PowerPoint presentation that promotes your health care business. Finally, record a screencast presentation of yourself, presenting your PowerPoint presentation.
Step 1: The Business Plan
In your Capstone Project: Business Plan,
- Describe the mission, vision, nature of your business, services and/or products, stakeholders, and customers of your business.
- Assess the competitive environment of your business (e.g., culture/social, legal/regulatory, economic, technological, and/or competitive factors) along with your major competitors.
- Identify local, state, and federal regulations or other ethical concerns in relation to your business.
- Formulate your key marketing strategies to promote your services/products.
- Create your HR plan with projected positions for the first year of your business.
- Develop a 1-year budget plan with an estimate of how much money will be required to establish your new business, and justify how you will finance your venture.
Step 2: The Presentation
For your Capstone Project: Business Plan video presentation,
- Create a PowerPoint that presents the required criteria of your business plan.
- Design your PowerPoint so that it promotes your health care business.
- Produce a screencast video that presents your Capstone Project: Business Plan.
- Develop a transcript of your video presentation.
The Capstone Project-Business Plan Video Presentation with PowerPoint: