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    FastTrac® GrowthVenture™ (Session 9 of 10)


    Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, 9 a.m. to noon


    4747 Troost
    Suite 104, Kansas City MO map...


    FastTrac® GrowthVenture™ is targeted to existing businesses who want to develop a plan for growing their companies. Hindsight is 20/20, so use that to create a framework and a plan to improve your business performance. In this course, you are an active participant working on your own business strategy. Facilitators are knowledgeable entrepreneur practitioners who are attuned to the issues that influence the decisions you make about your company, making the program meaningful by applying this knowledge to your business. On-going coaching enables you to access one-on-one input to continue to move your business forward even after the program has ended.

    Week 1: Sizing Up Your Business
    Focus: Assessing your organization

    Week 2: Exploring Growth Opportunities
    Focus: Scanning the marketplace

    Week 3: Making Strategic Decisions
    Focus: Developing direction

    Week 4: Using Financial Tools
    Focus: Building a case for growth

    Week 5: Strengthening the Product/Service
    Focus: Operational planning

    Week 6: Growing the Market with Intl. Trade
    Focus: Exporting & Trade Basics 101

    Week 7: Leading the Organization
    Focus: Succession Planning 101

    Week 8: Managing Operations for Growth
    Focus: Management Flow Chart

    Week 9: Charting Financial Performance
    Focus: Trend analysis for growth

    Week 10: Making It Happen


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    Carmen DeHart,
    University of Missouri-Kansas City SBTDC
    phone: 816-235-6428

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