Welcome to the Ross School of Business

The Ross School of Business is located in Guelph, Ontario on the Campus of John F. Ross C.V.I. The R.S.B. offers programs in General and International Business Studies, Accounting, Marketing, Law (both Domestic and International), Entrepreneurship, Human Resources and Economics.
What is the Ross School of Business all about?
Check out What We Do to get an overview of the Enduring Understandings for each course.

What do we expect of our students?

Download the RSB Policy Document for information on Attendance, Due Dates, Participation, etc.

Do you want to be recognized by one of the top Secondary Business Programs in the province? Learn how to earn your Ross School of Business Certificate today. RSB Certification Information Sheet.
Graduating?
Reminder the RSB certificate application is now available. Apply as soon as you are enrolled in your 6th RSB class to receive a letter of reference for post-secondary and scholarship applications. Successful applicants will receive your certificate at June commencement and be recognized in the programme. Click here for your application.

BDI 3C1


Grade 11 Entrepreneurship: The Venture

BDI introduces the concepts of the Successful Entrepreneur. Idea generation, Business Planning, Funding Sources, Operations, and Marketing are among the concepts covered.  We run a class business with support from Junior Achievement Guelph-Wellington and students will write individual business plans for their own business ideas.

Course Outline
Day 1 Slideshow



Unit 1 - Starting our Business

Greatest Canadian Invention - Video and Worksheet

Course Resources: 



Business Plan Resources: 

Read these two articles:


Real Estate

Business Registration

Business Permits

Restaurant Supply


Culminating Project



Exam Review Materials


  • Exam will feature a combination of Scantron (True/False-Multiple Choice) as well as a Case students will read ahead of time and answer questions on during the exam. 
  • Students will be given the reading on the last day of class and may highlight/make notes on the case and bring it to the exam. 
  • Exam is 1.5 hours long and counts for a 10% weight.


Exam Review Package with Sample questions