MU Extension events calendar
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Business Plan Writing Workshop
When: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 8:30 a.m. to Thursday, June 19, 2014, noon
St. Louis County Library Headquarters
1640 S. Lindbergh Boulevard, Saint Louis MO map...
This 2-session (June 17 and 19, 2014), three-hour offering is for current and future business owners and entrepreneurs who have some knowledge of writing a business plan and want to get the ideas out of their head an onto paper. "The Basics of Writing a Business Plan Workshop" is designed for business owners and managers who need to know how to create a business plan for their organization and want to get started so the plan can be a useful management tool. During this course, participants will learn the importance of business plans, the key required elements of a basic plan and data that must be included. Participants will also get tips on writing style to make the business plan easier to understand and more professional in appearance. It will also provide guidelines for style and appearance to help create a professional look for your business plan. The Business Counselor will help you examine your individual situation, explore opportunities and discover new ideas. She will also help stimulate ideas when you're stuck and provide feedback to help you create a viable and useful business plan. You'll learn from other participants and have a host of valuable resources available to you.
This 2-session (June 17 and 19, 2014), three-hour offering is for current and future business owners and entrepreneurs who have some knowledge of writing a business plan and want to get the ideas out of their head an onto paper.
Call (314) 994-3300 or stop by any St. Louis County Library location to register.
Each session will begin with morning refreshments and a networking period from 8:30-9:00am. Both session will be held in the West Room at the County Library Headquarters.. more...
Starting and Managing a Business
When: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 9 a.m. to noon
Missouri Career Center
3675 N. Outer Road, Arnold MO map...
Thinking about starting your own business, being your own boss and enjoying the life of an entrepreneur? Fantastic!
Of course you have a business plan, have secured funding, and have hired an accountant and lawyer, right?
Starting a Business in Missouri is a 3-hour workshop created for those considering going into business for themselves.
In just 3 hours, you will…
• Discover if you have what it takes to be an owner by assessing your strengths and weaknesses.
• Learn the importance of having a business plan and what might go wrong if you don’t!
• Learn how to assess the industry, market and competition.
• Discuss legal and regulatory requirements.
• Find successful writing techniques that appeal to lenders/investor.
• Identify sources of funding.
• Receive a Start-up Manual.
Who Should Attend?
Starting a Business in Missouri is designed for entrepreneurs of all ages, backgrounds, education and experience—regardless of the type of business you want to start! If you are a dislocated or laid off worker registered with jobs.mo.gov, you could attend this workshop at no cost. Please call 314-657-3547 for details.
No Cost to Dislocated Workers. Please call 314-657-3547 for details.
Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - St. Louis County Extension Center (Session 6 of 8)
When: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
St. Louis County Extension Center
10650 Gateway Blvd, Creve Coeur MO map...
Please contact the St. Louis County Extension Center at 314-400-2115 or WissmannM@missouri.edu
If you attend 7 out of 8 classes and both the pre- and post-assessment, you will receive a $5 refund.