Leading Edge- Fall 2019
This 10-week program (on Thursday evenings Sept 12- Nov 14, 2019) delivers comprehensive training to small businesses by providing a better understanding of what it takes to start and run a small business. The course is highly interactive, includes engaging speakers, and is geared toward helping startups and existing businesses understand how finance, marketing, operations, and management create the foundation of every successful business. Upon completion, you’ll have direction, focus, and your own business blueprint in hand so you can start working smarter immediately! Participants will: * Determine the market-driven need and benefit of their business; * Identify core competencies; * Understand the competitive landscape; * Develop a business value proposition; * Identify their most profitable target audience; * Create a marketing plan; * Understand basic accounting principles; * Learn to read financial statements; * Build a detailed financial model and cash flow projections; and * Develop a strategic plan and timeline for implementation. What people are saying about Business Blueprint: Amazing speakers and resources all in one place! Very comprehensive information. Helped get my business started on the right foot I wish I had signed up for this series when I was starting my business! Starting a business? Reviving a business? TAKE. THIS. CLASS! I’ve taken this class twice and will probably take it again— an invaluable resource!
Speaker(s): Nancy Murphy and guests
Co-Sponsor(s): Colorado SBDC , Region 10, City of Montrose
Fee: $ 250.00
Payment can be made online with credit card or at the door with check for $250/person.