How it works

Be Your Own Boss

The Be Your Own Boss course by Cisco Networking Academy is a series of 8 modules on how to run a successful technology business and become a “technopreneur.” Each hour-long module includes an instructional video, insights from a noted technopreneur, and a quiz.

  • Understand what a technopreneur is and how to become one
  • Discover how to put your creativity to work, test your ideas, and research the market
  • Develop a business plan and get you and your team ready for market
  • Create a business contract and develop business relationships with customers
  • Get connected to the global Cisco Networking Academy community


Estimated Study Time

8 hours

Access Time

Always available


No certification available


Cisco Networking Academy

Price: Free