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

Jan
8
Wed
2020
Are You Really Ready to Start a Business? Winter 2020 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Jan 8 @ 8:30 am – 11:30 am
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.

Jan
9
Thu
2020
Marketing Strategy For Profit Evening Winter 2020 Evening @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Jan 9 @ 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.

Jan
16
Thu
2020
Operational Excellence for Profit Winter 2020 Evening @ North Idaho College Small Business Development Center
Jan 16 @ 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!

Jan
23
Thu
2020
Financial Management for Profit Winter 2020 Evening @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Jan 23 @ 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

Jan
30
Thu
2020
Planning for Business Success – Winter 2020 Evening @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Jan 30 @ 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.

Feb
7
Fri
2020
Marketing Strategy For Profit Winter 2020 Morning @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Feb 7 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm
Marketing Strategy For Profit Winter 2020 Morning @ 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.

Feb
14
Fri
2020
Operational Excellence for Profit Winter 2020 Morning @ North Idaho College Small Business Development Center
Feb 14 @ 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!

Feb
21
Fri
2020
Financial Management for Profit Winter 2020 Morning @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Feb 21 @ 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

Feb
28
Fri
2020
Planning for Business Success – Winter 2020 Morning @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Feb 28 @ 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
8
Wed
2020
**Cancelled** You Really Want to Buy a Business?? Winter 2020 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Apr 8 @ 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
**Cancelled** You Really Want to Buy a Business?? Winter 2020 @ North Idaho Small Business Development Center
Buying a business can make great sense, or it can be a real disaster!  This class covers the due diligence needed to find the right opportunity for you and avoid a true money pit.  If you are business hunting, you can’t afford to miss this class.