The purpose of this program is to introduce aspiring entrepreneurs to some of the skills required for the successful operation of a business.
Program participants will acquire the knowledge to successfully complete their business plans. Upon completion of this plan, participants will be better able to make an informed decision on the validity of their business idea.
The training component of the program covers topics which focus on new business development. The program utilizes the expertise within the community by inviting professionals to deliver portions of the program. Covered topics include:
- What is an entrepreneur?
- Legal Issues in starting a business
- Market Analysis
- Business Planning
- Bookkeeping/Record keeping
- Human Resource Management
- Customer Service