Full 12 – Week Program (Course Bundle) – September 8, 2018 to December 1, 2018

$600.00

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Description

Course Bundle includes the following programs:

WEEK 1: June 16
Introductions, Orientation, Program Outline
• Review program schedule
• Distribute, complete registration materials
• Walk through individual success goals and measurements
WEEK 2: June 23
Business Plan Purpose, Use and Development
• Explain Business plan outline and strategy
• Determine your business plan components
• Internet research for component development
WEEK 3: June 30
Company Structure, Legal and Insurance 
• Analyze your best structure
• Discuss tax impact
• Explore legal issues and insurance options
WEEK 4: July 7
Licenses, Permits, Registrations, Certifications
• Understanding your unique business needs
• Discuss the impact of certifications (DBE/WBE/etc.)
• Determine your needs in this area
WEEK 5:   July 14
Business Plan Check-up
• Business Plan Workshop
• Program update/progress
• A Look Ahead
WEEK 6: July 21
Branding, Marketing, Advertising, Using Social Media
• Explore how Branding works
• Marketing concepts vs. Advertising concepts
• Leveraging Social Media to grow your business
WEEK 7: July 28
Competition
• Who are they
• Where are they
• Ways to differentiate your product/service
WEEK 8: August 4
Financing Your Business
• Understanding your Credit history
• Bank Financing vs Micro loans
• Crowdfunding
WEEK 9: August 11
Program Progress Overview/Business Plan Review
• Business Plan Workshop
• Location…Location…Location
• Preparing for the next phase
WEEK 10: August 18
Business Accounting
• Buy wholesale to sell retail
• Pricing your service
• How to tell if you are making a Profit
WEEK 11: August 25
Business Operations Plan
• Concepts in Hiring
• Employee vs. Contractor
• Standard operating procedures
WEEK 12: September 1
Program Wrap-up, Evaluation, Next Steps
• Evaluation
• Program Completion Certificates awarded
• Where do you go from here?

Program costs are as follows:  (credit/debit cards accepted)
• Full 12- week program (pre-paid): $600 complete
• Framed Certificate of Completion will be presented
Scholarships may be available based upon income