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Business Planning class Fall 2023 (WBC)
September 5 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Duration: Tuesdays and Thursdays for 10 weeks
APPLY BY AUGUST 28!
Join us for this 10-Week Virtual Business Planning Class! Learn business basics, develop networks, and confidently build your business plan. This class will guide you in creating a practical and effective business plan by providing an overview of marketing strategies, business operations, and financial projections. A comprehensive business plan is a critical management tool for accessing capital for business launch and growth. Completing this course will help build the strong foundation required to embark on the exciting entrepreneurship journey. This class will be highly interactive and engaging.
Participants have access to the following:
- Industry experts
- One-to-one consultations
- Small group interactions
- Financial coaching
- Business plan workbook & review
This class meets twice a week (Tuesdays and Thursdays) for 10 weeks. Class starts September 5 and ends November 9, 2023.
Applications for this course will be accepted on a rolling basis. However, please note that the final deadline to apply is August 28. After this date, we will no longer be accepting applications for this class. Enrollment will be capped at 25 students, so apply early! Click the “register here” button at the bottom of this page to start the application.
If accepted into the course, you will receive an email from Renaissance staff with follow-up questions, including client intake paperwork if necessary. After completing the intake, you’ll be provided the Zoom link to join the class.
Tuition, Scholarships, and Payment Plans
Tuition for this 10-week course is $500.
Sliding scale scholarships of 25% – 100% are available based on household size, income level, and personal circumstances. Scholarships and payment plans are available to anyone who requests them. We do not turn anyone away for lack of ability to pay. By completing the application and indicating you need a scholarship/payment plan, you are automatically applying to get one.
If you have questions about this class, please email us at email@example.com.
Instructor: Beth Houtrow
Beth has 15+ years of experience supporting nonprofits, tech companies, and small businesses from inception to scale. She is now focused on helping the new wave of small business owners tackle the reality of operating a business. Passion for your product is a great starting point, but Beth helps you develop the skills and know-how to run a successful business. In addition to her work as a business coach, she is also the founder of Climb – The Small Business Book, a community of founders working together to learn and grow their businesses.
Renaissance WBC is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions, or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the SBA. All SBA programs or cosponsored programs are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made, if requested, at least 2 weeks in advance. Contact: Isla, Isla@rencenter.org, (415) 348-6227register here
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