Managing Forward

The Managing Forward Series are online courses to reinforce and strengthen your small business for the future. Hosted by the Missouri SBDC and facilitated by subject matter experts from the Henry W. Bloch School of Management at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, with examples from Missouri businesses. The series is funded by the Cares Act [...]

Managing Forward

The Managing Forward Series are online courses to reinforce and strengthen your small business for the future. Hosted by the Missouri SBDC and facilitated by subject matter experts from the Henry W. Bloch School of Management at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, with examples from Missouri businesses. The series is funded by the Cares Act [...]

The First Steps to Starting a Business

ELEVATIONLAB at Missouri SBDC at UMKC 4747 Troost Ave, Kansas City

Are you ready to learn the basics of starting a new business? This three-hour class provides an overview of the critical first steps needed to start a business. Participants learn to assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ownership, and the importance of planning, meeting legal and regulatory requirements and identifying sources of [...]

$49

Managing Forward

The Managing Forward Series are online courses to reinforce and strengthen your small business for the future. Hosted by the Missouri SBDC and facilitated by subject matter experts from the Henry W. Bloch School of Management at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, with examples from Missouri businesses. The series is funded by the Cares Act [...]

The Basics of Writing a Business Plan

ELEVATIONLAB at Missouri SBDC at UMKC 4747 Troost Ave, Kansas City

This course is designed for business owners and managers who need to know how to create a business plan for their organization so the plan can be a useful management tool. During this course, participants will learn the importance of business plans, the key required elements of a basic plan and data that must be [...]

$49

Social Media Road Map for Business

ELEVATIONLAB at Missouri SBDC at UMKC 4747 Troost Ave, Kansas City

This class is for companies who are new to social media or are winging it and need a plan of action! Topics covered: Social media clarity! What really matters for business? Minimum investment required to manage social media How to create a weekly social media management plan What, when, how often your company should be [...]

$199

Reading and Understanding Financial Statements

ELEVATIONLAB at Missouri SBDC at UMKC 4747 Troost Ave, Kansas City

Designed for business owners, managers, accountants, bankers and consultants who need to know how to turn financial statements into useful management tools, this course will teach you to identify key business information that is captured on the income statement and balance sheet. Learn to calculate ratios and understand what it means in terms of business [...]

$149

The First Steps to Starting a Business

ELEVATIONLAB at Missouri SBDC at UMKC 4747 Troost Ave, Kansas City

Are you ready to learn the basics of starting a new business? This three-hour class provides an overview of the critical first steps needed to start a business. Participants learn to assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ownership, and the importance of planning, meeting legal and regulatory requirements and identifying sources of [...]

$49

The Basics of Writing a Business Plan

ELEVATIONLAB at Missouri SBDC at UMKC 4747 Troost Ave, Kansas City

This course is designed for business owners and managers who need to know how to create a business plan for their organization so the plan can be a useful management tool. During this course, participants will learn the importance of business plans, the key required elements of a basic plan and data that must be [...]

$49

Entrepreneurial Mindset Training

ELEVATIONLAB at Missouri SBDC at UMKC 4747 Troost Ave, Kansas City

This class has nine sessions on Wednesday evenings from 5:30 - 8:30. Attendance at all nine sessions is HIGHLY encouraged. Have a business idea but don’t know where to start? Do you want to learn how to be an entrepreneur? The Entrepreneurial Mindset Training combines classroom and online coursework to teach 8 essentials of an [...]

$649