START Peninsula and Thomas Nelson Community College have partnered to provide a course on “Building a Successful Startup Business.” If you’re an aspiring entrepreneur with an idea or a seasoned professional looking to launch a new product or service, this program will give you the support you need to get started and be successful! Specifically, instructors will discuss the Business Model Canvass, attracting customers, sales strategies, and forecasting along with a myriad of other topics that you can immediately use to improve your business. During the five-week program, you will dive deep into the following topics:
- Week 1-Ideas to Action I
- Week 2-Ideas to Action II
- Week 3-Creating your Sales System
- Week 4-Your Startup in Numbers
- Week 5-Developing an Actionable Business Success Strategy
Classes taught by Marla Schuchman, Ed Sykes and Valerie Horner.
There will be five classes held on Thursday nights beginning on April 12 from 6-9 p.m.
Peninsula Workforce Development Center in Hampton
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