The business plan provides a roadmap for your venture. It will contribute to your long term success and help you avoid costly mistakes for your business. Topics covered include the basic elements of a business plan, how to link the various aspects of your business, creating a sound marketing plan & using tools to research your consumer target, standards for effective cash flow & SCORE’s Excel Financial Model and using your plan with different audiences. The class covers everything you need to create a successful roadmap for your business.
Recording keeping principles.
If your elevator pitch is 30 seconds, what would you say if you had 30 minutes? Merrill Loechner, Chief Storyteller and Podcast Producer with Smith Douglass Associates, will be speaking on why podcasts have grown so explosively over the past few years. Who listens to podcasts and where? What podcasts are out there that you should be listening to? How can you be a featured guest on someone’s podcast? Should you try to produce your own? Come learn more about why podcasts are growing more and more important in the business world.
Learn how to always optimize your image in any setting. Since Covid, however, appearing and presenting yourself virtually in the best way possible is an adjustment for many. Mastering these skills will exude a positive, trustworthy and confident image. Presentation will cover first impressions, preparation, appearance and body language, background and lightening, your professional photo. We hope you will join us for a fun and informative 90 minutes.