Find one (or more) of our classes to elevate or start a small business

Apr
10
Fri
2020
Operational Excellence for Profit Winter 2020 Morning @ North Idaho College Small Business Development Center
Apr 10 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Operational Excellence for Profit Winter 2020 Morning @ North Idaho College Small Business Development Center | Cheyenne | Wyoming | United States

Learn what key processes make up your business operations and improve productivity, effectiveness, and efficiency for higher profit.  Also, your employees are the future of your business.  Learn how to hire and keep winners!

Apr
14
Tue
2020
LinkedIn and Twitter Marketing for Small Business – Winter 2020 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Apr 14 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
LinkedIn and Twitter Marketing for Small Business - Winter 2020 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

Tailored to people starting out with LinkedIn or Twitter for business this workshop will cover how to manage these sites for personal or business use. A hands-on workshop for those who are at a beginner to intermediate level with social media. Please bring your web friendly device-laptop (preferred), tablet, cell phone – that you will use to manage your social media channels. Also bring and ask questions about the challenges you face with social media.

Apr
17
Fri
2020
Financial Management for Profit Winter 2020 Morning @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Apr 17 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Financial Management for Profit Winter 2020 Morning @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

Business financials are not just for paying taxes, they are essential for making good business decisions. Gain an understanding of financial statements and learn how to use them for business

Apr
21
Tue
2020
Instagram and Pinterest Marketing for Small Business – Winter 2020 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Apr 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Instagram and Pinterest Marketing for Small Business - Winter 2020 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States
Tailored to people starting out with Instagram or Pinterest for business this workshop will cover how to manage these sites for personal or business use. A hands-on workshop for those who are at a beginner to intermediate level with social media. Please bring your web friendly device-laptop (preferred), tablet, cell phone – that you will use to manage your social media channels. Also, bring and ask questions about the challenges you face with social media.
Apr
22
Wed
2020
Are You Really Ready to Start a Business? Winter 2020 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Apr 22 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Are You Really Ready to Start a Business? Winter 2020 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

Starting a new business can be overwhelming. Where do you start? Should you be an LLC or a Corporation? Is your business idea viable? Can your current lifestyle handle starting a new business? If you are asking yourself any of these questions, this workshop is for you.
You will learn a basic overview of what it takes to be a business owner and will help you perform a feasibility analysis of your business idea.

Apr
24
Fri
2020
Planning for Business Success – Winter 2020 Morning @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Apr 24 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Planning for Business Success - Winter 2020 Morning @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

If you fail to plan, you plan to fail. Learn why planning is so crucial and the right way to chart a course for your business success.  Discover the essential ingredients for developing meaningful goals and a plan that will help you and your team achieve them.

Apr
30
Thu
2020
Marketing Strategy For Profit Evening Winter 2020 Evening @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Apr 30 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Marketing Strategy For Profit Evening Winter 2020 Evening @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

Marketing is the engine of your business. What problem is your business trying to solve? How big a problem is it? Who has these problems more than any other? How much would they pay for your solution? Answers to these are the difference between thriving and just surviving.  Understand what specific need you are meeting and how to create value that your customers will be willing to pay a premium for.

May
7
Thu
2020
Operational Excellence for Profit Winter 2020 Evening @ North Idaho College Small Business Development Center
May 7 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Operational Excellence for Profit Winter 2020 Evening @ North Idaho College Small Business Development Center | Cheyenne | Wyoming | United States

Learn what key processes make up your business operations and improve productivity, effectiveness, and efficiency for higher profit.  Also, your employees are the future of your business.  Learn how to hire and keep winners!

May
14
Thu
2020
Financial Management for Profit Winter 2020 Evening @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
May 14 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Financial Management for Profit Winter 2020 Evening @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

Business financials are not just for paying taxes, they are essential for making good business decisions. Gain an understanding of financial statements and learn how to use them for business

May
21
Thu
2020
Planning for Business Success – Winter 2020 Evening @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
May 21 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Planning for Business Success - Winter 2020 Evening @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

If you fail to plan, you plan to fail. Learn why planning is so crucial and the right way to chart a course for your business success.  Discover the essential ingredients for developing meaningful goals and a plan that will help you and your team achieve them.