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Business Plan Basics

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

Small business owners, entrepreneurs and aspiring business owners are invited to attend Business Plan Basics on Tuesday, August 19th. The class will run from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Western Dairyland Business Center, 418 Wisconsin Street, Eau Claire.  Tuition is $29 and class materials are included.  Class participants will learn how to create an effective and engaging business plan that can be presented to lenders and used to guide the launch and growth of a new business.

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Start a Small Business in 8 Steps

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014

The Western Dairyland Women's Business Center invites entrepreneurs and aspiring business owners to "Start a Small Business in 8 Steps" on Wednesday, September 17th. The training will run from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Western Dairyland Community Action Agency, 418 Wisconsin Street, Eau Claire. Tuition is $29 for individuals and class materials are included.  Scholarships are available for income-eligible individuals.

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Level 1 QuickBooks

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Level 1 Business QuickBooks No experience with QuickBooks is necessary for Level 1 Business QuickBooks, but attendees should have basic computer skills. Each session is hands-on using QuickBooks 2013 Premier and allows time for students to practice what they have learned.

  • Getting started with QuickBooks, receive an overview of accounting terms and key financial reports as you learn how to set up QuickBooks specifically for your Business and work with a chart of accounts, registers and bank accounts.
  • Begin entering sales in QuickBooks, Learn how to receive payments and make deposits, process payables and disbursements, and other useful features for the QuickBooks.

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GrowthWheel Certified Advisor

Karman Briggs, Director of Jobs and Business Development for the Western Dairyland Business Center, recently completed training and received certification as a GrowthWheel® Certified Advisor.

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New Business Development Specialist Hired

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Western Dairyland Presents Two Awards at the 10th Annual Women's Business Conference

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