1. Launch Academy
Applications are currently being accepted for the 2018 Launch Academy program for founders/managers of existing small businesses with strong growth potential. Two Launch Events of fifteen companies each will be selected to join these trailblazing entrepreneurs in the program. Learn more and apply online. The deadline to apply is December 29, 2017.
Join us at an upcoming Launch Academy info session & happy hour near you:
- Tuesday 11/10 4:30pm at II Forno Classico in Fair Oaks, CA – RSVP here TBD
2. Foundations Business Planning Course
Foundations is here! We are over-the-top excited to be offering a full slate of the newly refined Foundations course in 2018. The Foundations Business Planning Class helps aspiring entrepreneurs and existing business owners create comprehensive business plans in order to start-up, expand, or enhance their businesses. Delivered to thousands of entrepreneurs over 20 years, the curriculum has been honed to help entrepreneurs build a solid foundation for business growth. Here are the upcoming start dates:
Find all the details and get registered HERE
3. Financial Tools for Small Business
Yes, 2018 can be the year you gain the small business financial management skills needed to consistently and confidently manage your business finances. This two-session course, great for existing and aspiring small businesses alike, provides an introduction to key topics including bookkeeping, accounting, and creating and using financial statements to make smarter business decisions. Sound like just the thing you need? Sign up for one of the upcoming start dates here.
4. Pricing for Profit Workshop
We’re kicking off a 2018 business training series with the great folks at the Stategy Launchpad. If you have a business or are considering starting one, we invite you to join us for the first workshop: Pricing for Profit. Learn more and sign up here.
5. Set up a Consultation with a Small Business Lender
If your small business plans for 2018 may involving a financing component whether that’s a new loan or something regarding an existing loan, set up an initial visit with one of GreatBiz Funding’ small business lenders. As our lenders repeat often, it’s never too early to start a lending conversation so that you can understand the process, what’s possible, and anything that may be needed so that you can factor these into your plans. Get ahead of the curve in 2018 and set up a no-cost lending consultation today.
Not sure where to start? You’re invited to attend one of our bi-monthly GBF informational sessions. The November sessions will be 11/10 and 11/25 4:30-5:30pm at the GBF Sacramento office.