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    Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019

    Tackling The Tough Skills

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

    The Well Church
    Springfield MO


    A fun, innovative, and highly interactive life skills curriculum to help hard-to-reach adults or teens prepare for success in work and life. A program on building life skills. The curriculum includes sections on attitude, responsibility, communication, decision making and problem solving and preparing for the workplace.

    Session topic:

    The session will focus on the importance of good communication skills. Communication is critical to every relationship in our lives The session will look at the fact that communication is about more than talking. We will focus on body language, listening, speaking, conflict resolution, anger management, using "I" messages and dealing with difficult people.



    Building Your Business Plan

    When:  Thursday, Feb. 14, 2019, 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

    MSU's Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center
    405 N Jefferson Avenue, Springfield MO map...


    Preparation is key to the success of any business venture. Whether you are starting a new business, growing an established business, or launching a new product or service, planning is critical. This seminar provides an overview of two approaches to business plans and the steps necessary to develop those plans.

    Topics Include:

    · Business success factors
    · Business Model Canvas for an informal plan
    · Five minutes, three crucial sections
    · Sources for evaluating the industry, market and competition
    · Target market identification
    · How to develop basic financial projections
    · Debt and equity funding options
    · Successful writing techniques that appeal to lenders/investors
    · Using the plan to manage your business  more...


    Visit or call 417-837-2617 more...




    Tara Horton,
    Missouri SBDC at Missouri State University (MSU)
    phone: 417-837-2617