January 17, 5:30 pm
January 17, 8:30 pm
Creating your map to business success? We can help!
Owning your own business is the American dream. Building it to withstand the test of time requires a unique set of tools. SBDC StartSmart™ provides the resources, support, and motivation to put your dream within reach. In just 8 three-hour sessions, learn to plan and analyze your vision by creating a thoroughly researched and tested business plan. All sessions are led by experienced SBDC facilitators who help create a unique and powerful learning experience.
SBDC StartSmart™ provides the tools to:
• Evaluate your concept and develop plans to move forward.
• Acquire a working knowledge of business fundamentals.
• Build an infrastructure for business operations and processes.
SBDC StartSmart™ graduates acquire:
• An actionable business plan.
• Access to financial and business resources.
• A network of entrepreneurial peers and professionals.
SBDC StartSmart™ covers these important topics in eight high-energy, interactive modules:
January 17 - Foundations for a Successful Business
January 24 - Marketing Analysis & Research
January 31 - Capturing the Market
February 7 - Efficient Operations
February 14 - Financial Foundations
February 21 - Financial Plan
February 28 - Bringing It All Together
March 7 - Implementing and Presenting the Plan
Corporate support provided by: Citgo Petroleum Corporation, Frost Bank & Commissioner Marez
Tuition: $125 (Includes all 8 modules, food and workbooks)
Registration: Please register at www.seminarscc.com
Registration & Payment Deadline: Wednesday, January 10, 2018; 5:00pm (Registration is not complete until payment is made.) Seminar fee assistance is available for qualifying businesses.
Refund Policy: A full refund will be given if requested 24 hours prior to the start of the seminar/workshop. If there is a special circumstance and you are not eligible for a full refund, please call Monica Benavides at (361) 698-1021 to discuss other options. If the event is cancelled, all fees will be returned.