A course for the planning and design of a business with specific attention to human ingenuity, innovation, and social responsibility. The course takes a systems design approach for business, allowing for students to pursue an individualized project in relation to a startup, acquisition, takeover, or franchise. Through the lens of their individualized business interest, students will examine the interaction between societal and market needs and the use of business as economic change agents. The course is interactive and exploratory, in which students will aim to develop and design a customer-centric business idea experientially. Prerequisite: Admission to MBA program.