MU Extension events calendar
Thursday, July 11, 2013
Starting a Small Business: The First Steps
When: Thursday, July 11, 2013, 1:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Plaster Hall Room 102, MSSU
3950 Newman Rd., Joplin MO map...
Three-hour course that introduces participants to the business planning process and provides tools to assess their personal, managerial, technical and financial skills to successfully run a business. more...
Karen Bradshaw, firstname.lastname@example.org
Missouri Southern State University SBTDC
Building the Ultimate Business Plan (Session 30 of 43)
When: Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 6 p.m. to Thursday, July 11, 2013, 9 p.m.
Missouri State University's Robert W. Plaster Center for Free Enterprise & Business Development.
405 N Jefferson, 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, a solid business plan will prevent unexpected problems and help pave the way for a successful business venture. Learn how to utilize the “Ultimate Business Planner” software and companion workbook to aid you in the process of developing a solid business plan. This seminar provides an overview of the step-by-step approach to writing your plan and forecasting your financials. With the help of this course instruction and software, simplify the process of putting together your formal business plan with expert advice, tips and hints based on proven business practices.
• Defining the concept
• Understand how to research the feasibility
• Learn how to assess the industry, market and competition
• Focus on assembling a marketing plan/niche
• How to develop basic financial projections from marketing analysis
• Necessary components of the formal plan
• Learn successful writing techniques that appeal to lenders/investors
Using examples and worksheets, we will show you how to translate your ideas into a written plan. The seminars are on two consecutive nights lasting a total of 6 hours.
Visit www.sbtdc.missouristate.edu or call 417-837-2617 more...
$139.00 and $99.00 for a second person from the same business