A 60-hour course in business planning. The following topics are covered in depth: your customer, competition, marketing, record keeping, taxes, financing, legal aspects, and more. At the end of the class, you will have a completed business plan. There are also 3 monthly follow-up networking sessions at the completion of the class. Class size is limited to 15. You must complete an application, come to the orientation, have an individual interview, and be accepted into the class.
Note: This course qualifies for 3 Pass/Fail credits from the University of Maine at Augusta upon approval of your completed business plan and payment of a small processing fee.
An application, attendance at the Orientation session, and an interview are required.
Application Deadline: March 13
Orientation: March 19
Interviews: March 19 & 20
Class Begins: March 26.
For more information, and/or to request an application: firstname.lastname@example.org or 207 386 1664
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(ends November 10, 2014)
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|Business Basics||2014-11-06 November 06, 2014|
(ends November 13, 2014)
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|New Ventures||2014-09-24 September 24, 2014|
(ends December 17, 2014)
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|Business Basics||2015-03-13 March 13, 2015|
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