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Virtual Launch & Grow: Seattle
January 12 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm$299.00
Launch & Grow Your Business is a Washington State SEAP approved course designed to train participants on starting and running their business. Through seven, 3-hour sessions participants will learn how to manage, market and finance their business while creating a solid business plan.
This opportunity is designed to be an immersive, seven-week program and is a paid course.
Prerequisite for Grow & Thrive
Session I: Planning (January 12th)
- What is an entrepreneur?
- What does it mean to be a business owner?
- Feasibility and business planning.
- Key components of a business plan, leadership and business ethics.
Session II: Products and Services (January 19th)
- Features versus Benefits
- Competitive Matrix
Session III: Marketing Part 1 (January 26th)
- SWOT Analysis
Session IV: Marketing Part 2 (February 2nd)
- Components of marketing strategy, including:
- An in-depth look at social media marketing and budget strategies.
Session V: Financial Planning Part 1 (February 9th)
- Understanding Financial Statements
- Chart of Accounts and Financial Ratios.
Session VI: Financial Planning Part 2 (February 16th)
- Cash flow projection
- Financing options
- The 5 “C”s of Lending
Session VII: Growth (February 23rd)
- Human Resource Management
- Contractor vs. Employee
- Growing Your Business
- Group Presentations
This course is offered at a special discount rate of $299 through March 2021 thanks to the Washington Women’s Business Center.
NOTICE: In an effort to follow the guidelines regarding the Coronavirus, Launch & Grow sessions will be held via a virtual meeting on the Zoom platform until in-person meetings are deemed appropriate, not in-person. We will notify all enrollees prior to the start of the series with instructions for accessing the online workshop and workshop materials.
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Seattle, WA 98144 United States
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