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Small Business Workshops - Take Five

Small Business -  Take Five Series



Learn the basics of planning and operating your own business so you can relax through the process. Take-Five as a series or pick from the five you stress over the most.


Fee Options: 
Individual course: $35
Take-Five series: $150
Take four of the five:  $125

Home-Based Business
To Be Advised

Home-based businesses are assumed to be less structured than others, but the fact is home-based business owners need more structure and discipline because of the relaxed home atmosphere. Examine issues important in deciding whether a business at home is for you.

Writing Your Business Plan
To Be Advised

Your well-written business plan is the most important tool in developing your business. This session will focus on the components of that plan including financial projections.

Financing Your Business
To Be Advised

This workshop will define and examine sources of business capital. Before approaching lenders, be prepared to answer their questions and concerns.

Marketing Basics
To Be Advised

What is marketing? Examine what you are really selling and who your target customer really is. Options will be shown to most effectively market your product of business on a cost effective basis.

Advertising Strategies
To Be Advised

Learn advertising strategies that are so hot they sizzle! Discover how to make advertising a part of your overall marketing plan. Learn how to analyze the cost-effectiveness of your techniques that will put your advertising on target.  

For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact the Ohio Small Business Development Center at 330.308.7522.