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

Winning Federal Research Grants: SBIR/STTR Workshop

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

An introductory look at how to win Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer Research grants. Learn how to find, apply, and create a strategies to gain funding for a growing technology business. The highly competitive SBIR program encourages domestic small businesses to engage in federal research and research development (R&D) that has the [...]

$49

NEW Venture Nuggets

Who: Entrepreneurs ready to start or ready to learn what you might have missed.How: These virtual sessions are available through Zoom. There is no fee, but pre-registration is required. You can attend any single sessions. We hope you'll join them all! May 19: Definition of a business and the "startup loop of despair" May 26: [...]

Free

Better Together Tuesdays

Making Business Simple in Complex Times. A weekly fast-paced, 30 minute webinar hosted by SBDC Business Development Consultant, Joel Barrett. Joel will be joined by team members of the SBDC and other experts in their field to break down a timely business-related topic. May 12: SBA Loan Forgiveness May 19: Unemployment May 26: Understanding Payroll [...]

Free

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

NEW Venture Nuggets

Who: Entrepreneurs ready to start or ready to learn what you might have missed.How: These virtual sessions are available through Zoom. There is no fee, but pre-registration is required. You can attend any single sessions. We hope you'll join them all! May 19: Definition of a business and the "startup loop of despair" May 26: [...]

Free

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

Better Together Tuesdays

Making Business Simple in Complex Times. A weekly fast-paced, 30 minute webinar hosted by SBDC Business Development Consultant, Joel Barrett. Joel will be joined by team members of the SBDC and other experts in their field to break down a timely business-related topic. May 12: SBA Loan Forgiveness May 19: Unemployment May 26: Understanding Payroll [...]

Free

Small Business Certifications for Federal, State & Local Government Contracts

This virtual seminar is an overview of the current small business socio-economic certifications in federal, local state and city government. The federal government spends over $500 billion in goods and services each year, and 23% of this spend is set aside for small businesses. With state and local activity, there are established goals to spend [...]

Better Together Tuesdays

Making Business Simple in Complex Times. A weekly fast-paced, 30 minute webinar hosted by SBDC Business Development Consultant, Joel Barrett. Joel will be joined by team members of the SBDC and other experts in their field to break down a timely business-related topic. May 12: SBA Loan Forgiveness May 19: Unemployment May 26: Understanding Payroll [...]

Free