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.
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.
2016 graduates of this course are eligible to apply for the University of Maine at Augusta GEN Scholarship, to be used for additional UMA classes at any location.
Please Call: Shirley at 753-6505 for more information and get an application to register.
Deadline for applications will be: March 19
Orientation will be April 5 followed by interviews. Class size is limited to 15.
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|Introduction to Self-Employment||2016-05-04 May 04, 2016||Start a Business||Waterville||Central|
|Introduction to Self-Employment||2016-05-09 May 09, 2016||Start a Business||Houlton||Northern|
|Introduction to Self-Employment||2016-05-16 May 16, 2016||Start a Business||Madawaska||Northern|
|New Ventures Entrepreneurship Training||2016-03-02 March 02, 2016|
(ends May 18, 2016)
|Start a Business||Lewiston||Western|
|Introduction to Self-Employment||2016-05-23 May 23, 2016||Start a Business||Pittsfield||Central|
|Introduction to Self-Employment||2016-05-25 May 25, 2016||Start a Business||Augusta||Central|
|New Ventures Entrepreneurship Training||2016-03-22 March 22, 2016|
(ends June 07, 2016)
|Start a Business||Bangor||North Central|
|Business Basics||2016-06-14 June 14, 2016|
(ends June 28, 2016)
|Start a Business||Presque Isle||Northern|
|New Ventures Entrepreneurship Training||2016-05-05 May 05, 2016|
(ends July 21, 2016)
|Start a Business||Saco||Southern|