Accelerator Series

North Idaho SBDC is once again offering it’s ‘Accelerate Your Business’ Series IN PERSON on the North Idaho College Campus beginning in January 2022.  January & March Classes will be held Friday mornings, 8:30AM – Noon.  February & April Classes will be held Thursday evenings, 5:30-9:00PM.  All classes will be held in Hedlund bldg, rm #143.

Learn the essential skills and tools every business owner needs to take their business to the next level. The Accelerate Your Business Series includes: Marketing Strategy for Profit, Financial Management for ProfitOperational Strategy & Hiring  Winners, and Digital Strategy for Success.

In the past they have been offered at $49.00 each or all 4 at $120 if you signed up for all of them at the same time, but this Winter the entire series will be offered FREE of charge.

Accelerate Your Business Series Course Snapshots:

Marketing Strategy for Profit

To Build a Highly Profitable Business You Must Have an Effective Marketing Strategy.

But most marketing efforts are expensive & ineffective. Key to building an effective marketing strategy is a Great Value Proposition. You will learn the secret sauce of building an effective strategy so that you can build a highly profitable business.

Financial Management for Profit

It takes more than hard work to run a successful business. You have to work smart also.

Business Financial Management is a numbers game, so to manage the business you have to know how to work the numbers. Your Profit & Loss Statement is your go-to source for effective business management. In this webinar you will learn how to interpret business performance via the Profit & Loss Statement, Prepare Annual Budgets, and use Budgets and Profit & Loss statements to access business performance and take actions to reach your goals.

Operational Strategy & Hiring Winners

Are you struggling to attract good employees? Do you struggle keeping excellent employees?

To thrive, your business needs to be able to attract, hire and retain talent. 

In this webinar you will:

  • Understand the reasons for the labor shortage and how to successfully attract the labor your business needs at this time.
  • Learn different tactics needed for finding hourly and salary workers and strategies for hiring.
  • Discover what is driving job seekers and how to position your business for success.

Digital Strategy for Success:

Covid has accelerated your customers’ migration to ease of digital shopping.

With nearly half of the global population online it is an essential tool to reach & build your customer pipeline. Find out what opportunities exist and how a website, videos, or social media could help you reach your goals.

In this webinar you will learn:

  • What does a digital transformation encompass?
  • How can I best use data and technology to my business’ advantage?
  • How to keep pace with the digital world