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Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017

The Basics of Writing a Business Plan

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
2436 Tanner Bridge Road, Jefferson City MO map...

Description:

Preparing a business plan is one of the most daunting tasks in starting and running a successful business. It could also be the most critical task! Our seminar will explain the fundamentals everyone needs to know before “putting pen to paper.” Attending this seminar will reduce your frustration and save you time and ultimately money. This program is for current and future business owners and focuses on understanding the key components of a business plan. It will also provide guidelines for style, appearance to help create a professional look for your business plan, and other tools and assistance in business planning. Enroll in both this class and Starting A Small Business – The First Steps and receive a $10 discount.

Registration:

Contact the Cole County Extension Center at 573-634-2824 or email thompsoncv@missouri.edu

Cost:

$35.00

Facilitator:

Chris V. Thompson, ThompsonCV@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cole County
phone: 573-634-2824




Extension Council Meeting - Webster County

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, noon to 2 p.m.

Where:  
Webster County Extension Center
800 S Marshall Street, Marshfield MO map...

Description:

Monthly business meeting of the Webster County Extension Council

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Robert A. (Bob) Schultheis, SchultheisR@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Webster County
phone: 417-859-2044




Miller County Council Meeting

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Miller County Courthouse Annex
134 Second St, Tuscumbia MO map...

Description:

Monthly meeting of the Miller County Extension Council to conduct business and plan programming efforts in the county; Meetings are open to the public

Registration:

There is no registration required, contact the Miller County University of Missouri Extension Office at 573-369-2394 for more information.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Patricia Barrett, barrettpr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Miller County
phone: 573-369-2394




A Matter of Balance (Session 4 of 8)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
Iberia Church of the Nazarene
201 W Main Street, Iberia MO map...

Description:

A Matter of Balance is a holistic program focused on preventing falls among adults and seniors. Missouri's population is aging. Citizens have identified aging and living independently as priorities for educational programming. MU Health Sciences and research states that falls are the most common reason for adult emergency room visits. If falls can be prevented, adults can save thousands of dollars in healthcare expenses.

Registration:

Contact the University of Missouri Extension Center in Miller County at 573-369-2394

Registration
deadline:

8/31/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00
$35.00 for a couple living in the same household, to share the participant book and other program materials

Facilitator:

Lynda Zimmerman, ZimmermanL@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cole County
phone: 573-634-2824




A Matter of Balance in Sedalia (Session 3 of 8)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Where:  
Pettis County MU Extension Center
1012A Thompson Boulevard, Sedalia MO map...

Description:

A Matter of Balance is an award winning program designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falls.The program helps older adults learn to: -view falls as controllable -set goals for increasing activity -change their environment to reduce fall risk factors -exercise to increase strength and balance

Registration:

Participants should preregister by calling the Pettis County Extension center at 660-827-0591.

Registration
deadline:

9/8/2017

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Melissa Cotton, cottonmr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Pettis County
phone: 660-827-0591




Canceled: Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 Tipton (Session 8 of 16)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.




Estate Planning - Keytesville

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where:  
Chariton County Courthouse - Blue room (lower level)
306 South Cherry, Keytesville MO map...

Description:

Program helps Missourians understand the need for an estate plan and presents the fundamentals of creating one. Participants will learn about transferring titled and non-titled property, non-probate transfer tools, wills, powers of attorney, health care directives, and strategies for reducing family conflict. Non-titled items often have sentimental value or are important to family history. A workbook, titled “Who Gets Grandma’s Yellow Pie Plate?” is used for this part of the program. It is a guide for passing on personal possessions and offers practical information about inheritance like what is considered “fair” and how to manage conflict in sometimes-emotional situations. Time is provided for discussion and for participants to start their plan by writing thoughts, wishes and information as program moves through materials, handouts and the workbook.

Registration:

Pre-registration is required. To register contact the University of Missouri Extension Center 660-288-3239. Minimum of 5 preregistered for the program to be held.

Registration
deadline:

7/24/2017

Class size:

10

Event full:

No

Cost:

$20.00

Facilitator:

Trish Savage, savaget@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Saline County
phone: 660-886-6908




MTI Supervisory Series Training-Sedalia (Session 2 of 4)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Description:

It makes sense to promote employees—you know their skills and work habits. But, the technical skills that made them great on the frontline aren’t the same skills they’ll need to be a good supervisor. This series is designed to give supervisors the skills they need to lead effectively.

Session topic:

Your Legal Responsibility & Communication

Registration:

To register for this class please email Sarah Traub at traubs@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

9/14/2017

Class size:

30

Event full:

No

Cost:

$875.00

Facilitator:

Sarah M. Traub, traubs@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 660-882-5661




Greene County EXCEL (Leadership Development) (Session 2 of 8)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Where:  
Will vary from session to session but will always be in western Greene County.

Description:

Partnering with the Greene County Commonwealth newspaper, participants in this leadership development program will come to understand the local issues facing communities in western Greene County. They will share that they are learning with the public through community editorials published in the Greene County Commonwealth. The group will meet formally once per month and dinner will be served.  more...

Session topic:

Class two of our Excel program focuses on the community of Ash Grove.

Registration:

Complete our application form and contact the Greene County Extension office. more...

Registration
deadline:

8/28/2017

Cost:

$0.00
This year's program is underwritten by a special grant.

Facilitator:

David L. Burton, burtond@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Greene County
phone: 417-881-8909




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy Advanced Level 2 Union (Session 6 of 17)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Where:  
115 S Washington Avenue, Union MO map...

Description:

This program is designed for adults who have already completed Stay Strong Stay Healthy and want to continue their strength training or adults who have been strength training regularly for at least 6 months.  Like basic Stay Strong Stay Healthy, the advanced class is a 8 week program for middle-aged and older adults.

Registration:

Contact the University of Missouri Extension Office, 116 West Main, Union, MO, 63084 at 636-583-5141 to register.

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$45.00

Facilitator:

Mary Schroepfer, SchroepferM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Franklin County
phone: 636-583-5141




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1 - Union (Session 6 of 17)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Where:  
115 S Washington Avenue, Union MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy is an evidence-based eight-week exercise program for older and sedentary, middle-aged adults. The hour long class meets twice a week, and includes warm-up activities, strengthening exercises with and without weights and cool down activities. Stay Strong Stay Healthy is safe for all who are physically ready to engage in strength training exercise.

Registration:

Contact the University of Missouri Extension Center at 116 West Main, Union, MO 63084 or call 636-583-5141

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$45.00

Facilitator:

Mary Schroepfer, SchroepferM@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Franklin County
phone: 636-583-5141




Your Money Your Goals

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 10 a.m. to noon

Where:  
This is the Missouri Career Center-Park Hills located in Park Hills, Missouri. Missouri Career Center-Park Hills provides the opportunity for anyone looking for a career to learn options and find a path to their goal. They can provide you with the information you need to get going on your job today.
403 Parkway Drive Suite A, Park Hills MO map...

Description:

Learn how to set goals related to money, how to do a spending plan, what your money habitudes are, and much more!

Registration:

The cost is free!  Please call the Career Center to register!

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Stephanie Cunningham, cunninghamsm@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jefferson County
phone: 636-797-5391




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (MU Campus Tues/Thurs 12pm-1pm) (Session 4 of 16)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
616 Hitt Street, Columbia MO map...

Description:

Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase independent living older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 is a follow-up to Level 1. It is for those who want to challenge themselves a bit more! Over eight weeks, participants learn exercises to improve strength, flexibility and balance. At each session, a prescribed set of eight to 10 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. In order to enroll in the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy–Level 2 program, you must have completed the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Level 1 program at least twice. Participants are made to feel comfortable and are encouraged to gradually build the strength beneficial to health. All equipment is provided.

Registration:

To register, click "more" below.

 more...

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Sydney White, sswcm3@mail.missouri.edu
phone: 573-882-4288




Take Control of Your Finances - Park Hills Job Center

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Description:

Take Control of Your Finances is a free workshop to help you keep control of family finances while laid off, unemployed, or underemployed. Managing and budgeting your bills and your money until a new job opportunity appears is less stressful when you have a plan. The workshop is led by University of Missouri Extension Family Financial Educators, and topics include: • How to track your spending and how to develop a budget • How to cut expenses • How to prioritize debts and how to maintain good relations with creditors • How to avoid debt and credit scams that target unemployed victims • How to identify resources in your community that can help you save money Learning more about these topics will help relieve financial strain on you and your family while you are unemployed.

Registration:

Free Workshop ! 403 Parkway Drive, Suite A Park Hills, MO 63601 To register or for more information call (573) 518-2431

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Stephanie Cunningham, cunninghamsm@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jefferson County
phone: 636-797-5391




Cooking Matters (Session 6 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Linwood YMCA
3800 E Linwood Boulevard, Kansas City MO map...

Class size:

12

Event full:

Yes

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Denise Sullivan, sullivand@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Jackson County - Kansas City
phone: 816-482-5850




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2 (MU Campus Tues/Thurs 5:30PM-6:30PM) (Session 4 of 16)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Where:  
616 Hitt Street, Columbia MO map...

Description:

Missouri’s Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase independent living older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength training program. Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 is a follow-up to Level 1. It is for those who want to challenge themselves a bit more! Over eight weeks, participants learn exercises to improve strength, flexibility and balance. At each session, a prescribed set of eight to 10 upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. In order to enroll in the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy–Level 2 program, you must have completed the Stay Strong, Stay Healthy-Level 1 program at least twice. Participants are made to feel comfortable and are encouraged to gradually build the strength beneficial to health. All equipment is provided.

Registration:

To register, click "more" below.

 more...

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Sydney White, sswcm3@mail.missouri.edu
phone: 573-882-4288




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2, Adrian (Session 12 of 17)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 7:45 a.m. to 8:45 a.m.

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy, Level 2 is an eight-week, evidence-based strength training program for people who have completed Stay Strong, Stay Healthy, Level 1. This class helps adults stay active and improve their quality of life. The exercises are easy to learn, safe and effective.

Session topic:

Participants will complete warm-up sessions, a series of 8-10 strengthening exercises and then cool-down stretches.

Registration:

Call Bates County University of Missouri Extension at 660-679-4167

Registration
deadline:

8/17/2017

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Tamara Roberts, robertstt@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Bates County
phone: 660-679-4167




Forage Production and Management

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, 8 a.m. to Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, 4 p.m.

Where:  
2 miles east of Cook Station, Missouri. Some GPS systems may not find correct location. Please feel free to call to receive old fashioned directions.
164 Bales Road, Cook Station MO map...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Ted C. Cunningham, cunninghamtc@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dent County
phone: 573-729-3196




Forage Production and Management

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, 8 a.m. to Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, 4 p.m.

Where:  
2 miles east of Cook Station, Missouri. Some GPS systems may not find correct location. Please feel free to call to receive old fashioned directions.
164 Bales Road, Cook Station MO map...

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Ted C. Cunningham, cunninghamtc@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dent County
phone: 573-729-3196




Management Intensive Grazing School at MU Wurdack Farm

When:  Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017, 8 a.m. to Friday, Sept. 29, 2017, 4 p.m.

Where:  
2 miles east of Cook Station, Missouri. Some GPS systems may not find correct location. Please feel free to call to receive old fashioned directions.
164 Bales Road, Cook Station MO map...

Description:

This 3-day school teaches livestock producers how to better manage their farms forage resources through management intensive grazing. Topics include: Understanding your farm's resources; Soils and soil fertility; Forage species and plant growth; Livestock nutrition, requirements, and matching livestock to forages; Fence and Watering systems; Grazing Economics; Extending the grazing season; Pasture weed and brush control. Additionally farm tours and field exercises are held to provide participants with hands-on learning activities. more...

Registration:

Contact the Dent County University of Missouri Extension office at 573-729-3196 for registration or Dent County website to download flyer and registration form

Registration
deadline:

9/21/2017

Cost:

$135.00
$215 for a farm couple (2 individuals from the same farm enterprise)

Facilitator:

Ted C. Cunningham, cunninghamtc@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Dent County
phone: 573-729-3196




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 2, Butler (Session 12 of 17)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

Where:  
Bates County Memorial Hospital
615 W Nursery St.

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy, Level 2 is an eight-week, evidence-based strength training program for people who have completed Stay Strong, Stay Healthy, Level 1. This class helps adults stay active and improve their quality of life. The exercises are easy to learn, safe and effective.

Session topic:

Participants will complete warm-up sessions, a series of 8-10 strengthening exercises and then cool-down stretches.

Registration:

Call Bates County University of Missouri Extension

Registration
deadline:

8/17/2017

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Tamara Roberts, robertstt@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Bates County
phone: 660-679-4167




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy- Level 2 (Session 4 of 16)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, noon to 1 p.m.

Where:  
8000 Natural Bridge Road, Saint Louis MO map...

Description:

This MU Extension strength-training program is for adults who want to challenge themselves a bit more! If you previously participated in Stay, Strong, Stay Healthy– Level 1 and/or have some background in performing strength- training exercises, you may enroll. Class is designed to improve flexibility, balance and strength. Level 2 participants are encouraged to be able to move to and from the floor. Equipment is provided. Pre-Registration forms must be completed prior to first class.

Registration
deadline:

9/11/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$50.00

Facilitator:

Leslie Bertsch, bertschl@missouri.edu
MU Extension in St. Louis County
phone: 314-400-2115




A Matter of Balance (Session 3 of 8)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Where:  
1012A Thompson Blvd., Sedalia MO map...

Description:

A Matter of Balance is an award winning program designed to reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falls.The program helps older adults learn to: view falls as controllable set goals for increasing activity change their environment to reduce fall risk factors exercise to increase strength and balance

Registration:

Participants should preregister by calling the Pettis County Extension center at 660-827-0591

Registration
deadline:

9/8/2017

Class size:

12

Event full:

No

Cost:

$25.00

Facilitator:

Melissa Cotton, cottonmr@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Pettis County
phone: 660-827-0591




University of Missouri Extension Council- Ralls County

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
The MU Extension office - Ralls County is located in the basement of the courthouse in New London, MO.
PO Box 540, New London MO map...

Description:

The University of Missouri Extension Council - Ralls County meets on a monthly basis except in December. The council meeting is usually held the fourth Thursday of the month in the basement of the courthouse in New London. The meetings are open to the public.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Jim Meyer, MeyerJE@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Ralls County
phone: 573-985-3911




Stay Strong Stay Healthy Level 1 - Owensville (Session 8 of 16)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Where:  
Owensville Senior Center
214 North 1st Street, Owensville MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong, Stay Healthy (SSSH) program is designed to increase independent living older adults’ access to a safe, structured, and effective strength-training program. Over eight weeks, participants learn exercises to improve strength, flexibility and balance. At each class, a prescribed set of eight upper and lower body strengthening exercises are done along with warm-up and cool-down stretches. Participants are made to feel comfortable regardless of their current fitness level so they can safely participate and gradually build the strength beneficial to health.

Registration:

Pre-Registration Required. Contact the Gasconade County Extension Office at 573-437-2165.

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Hawau Bojuwon, bojuwonh@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Gasconade County
phone: 573-437-2165




Stay Strong, Stay Healthy - Level 1, Butler (Session 12 of 16)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 11 a.m. to noon

Where:  
615 W Nursery Street, Butler MO map...

Description:

Stay Strong Stay Healthy is a strength training class for middle-aged and older adults. Exercises are designed to increase strength and improve balance. The class meets twice per week. Exercises are easy to learn, safe and effective.

Session topic:

Participants will complete warm-up exercises, a series of two sets of eight simple strengthening exercises, and cool down stretches.

Registration:

Call Bates County University of Missouri Extension at 660-679-4167 to enroll.

Registration
deadline:

8/18/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$40.00

Facilitator:

Tamara Roberts, robertstt@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Bates County
phone: 660-679-4167




Morgan Co. Master Gardener Core Class (Session 1 of 10)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where:  
Morgan Co. MU Extension office ( 4th Floor of the Morgan Co. Courthouse)
100 E Newton St., Courthouse 4th Floor, Versailles MO map...

Description:

The mission of the Missouri Master Gardener Extension Program is “helping others learn to grow.” The Master Gardener program provides in depth horticultural training to individuals throughout Missouri who then volunteer their time applying what they have learned to help others in their communities to learn about gardening and environmental education. The Master Gardener Program throughout Missouri promotes and raises public awareness of the University of Missouri Extension as a source of unbiased, research based gardening information.

Session topic:

Orientation and Plants & the Environment

Registration:

Fee covers instruction, manual, one soil test, and name tag upon completion of volunteer hours. A scholarship is available for those in need.

Registration
deadline:

9/22/2017

Class size:

25

Event full:

No

Cost:

$135.00
Couple Fee -$225

Facilitator:

Todd Lorenz, LorenzT@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Cooper County
phone: 660-882-5661




NSF S&T I-CORPS SITE WORKSHOP (Session 3 of 4)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Economic Development Alliance Corner of Franklin and Pierce Streets
315 S Franklin Street, Kirksville MO map...

Description:

Do you have a new business or product Idea? Is it STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) related? Introducing I-Corps! The I-Corps Site experience is a crash course for researchers, students (all levels), alumni and non-academics to encourage technical entrepreneurship by testing research, projects and ideas for their commercial potential. This program emphasizes getting out of the lab/office and interviewing potential customers, partners, and investors. Anyone who wants to start a new business or has a new product idea is welcome to be a part of this program. However, teams with a STEM-related business or product who finish the program in its entirety will receive up to $3000 as a micro grant. Completing the program grants eligibility to apply for the National NSF I-Corps program ($50K for customer discovery and/or prototyping). The curriculum focuses on agile innovation tied to customer discovery and makes use of mentors to supplement the program. Participants are NOT required to have previous experience in business or entrepreneurship. Sound interesting? Join us for the upcoming FREE cohorts in Kirksville!  more...

Registration:

To apply visit: http://i-corps.mst.edu/application/  more...

Registration
deadline:

9/8/2017

Cost:

$0.00




Diabetes Self-Management, Butler (Session 4 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  
Bates County Memorial Hospital
615 W Nursery Street, Butler MO map...

Description:

Diabetes Self-Management is a six-week evidence-based course designed to help people understand their disease, plan healthful meals, and learn how to manage the many aspects of diabetes. Participants brainstorm and discuss options for making their life with diabetes easier to manage. A class book is provided.

Session topic:

Participants will learn how to manage difficult emotions, discuss making important food choices, and menu planning

Registration:

Call bates County University of Missouri Extension at 660-679-4167

Registration
deadline:

8/29/2017

Class size:

20

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Tamara Roberts, robertstt@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Bates County
phone: 660-679-4167




Cooking Matters for Adults (Session 1 of 6)

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 4 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Where:  
511 S Neosho Blvd, Neosho MO map...

Description:

Participants will learn to shop smarter, use nutrition information to make healthier choices, cook delicious, affordable meals, and safe food handling practices. Encouraging these healthy behaviors helps reduce health care costs by helping prevent chronic health conditions throughout a person's life span, as well as reducing food waste and cost for a family or individual's budget.

Registration:

Call or e-mail Lindsey Stevenson at 417-682-3579 or stevensonlk@missouri.edu

Registration
deadline:

9/26/2017

Class size:

15

Event full:

No

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Lindsey Stevenson, stevensonlk@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Barton County
phone: 417-682-3579




Starting a Business: The First Steps

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Where:  
St. Paul United Methodist Church
111 Bus. Highway 63, Thayer MO map...

Description:

Do you dream of starting your own business, but don’t know where to begin? How do you validate your startup idea before you quit you day job? What chance does your business idea have of being profitable? It’s easy to become overwhelmed in the early stages of launching a company. Get answers to your questions at the free “Smart Start: Developing a Successful Business” workshop at St. Paul United Methodist Church in Thayer, MO. Learn the first steps to starting your own business and how to pave the way to success, and how a Microloan can help. This two (2) hour workshop will outline the first steps you need to take, how to create a business plan, and how to get a handle of the finances from the start. more...

Registration:

Register www.ozsbi.com or 256.9724 more...

Registration
deadline:

9/25/2017

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Willis Mushrush, MushrushW@missouri.edu
MU Extension in Howell County
phone: 417-256-2391




A New Administration in Washington DC - How Does That Affect Your Business?

When:  Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  
Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center
18011 Bass Pro Drive, Independence MO map...

Description:

Rob Engstrom from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce will be discussing the political environment in Washington DC and how it will affect businesses in Missouri.

Registration:

There is no cost for the event, however RSVP's are requested at 816.229.8558 or lvermillion@bluespringschamber.com

Registration
deadline:

9/27/2017

Cost:

$0.00

Facilitator:

Kelly Dyer, kdyer@mochamber.com
Business Development Program SBTDC, MU Extension
phone: 573-634-3511