Business Plan Basics
Thursday, November 6th, 2014
Small business owners, entrepreneurs and aspiring business owners are invited to attend Business Plan Basics on Thursday, November 6th. 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.
Women's Leadership Book Club - November: Lean In: Women, Work, and the Will to Lead
Friday, November 7th, 2014
Looking for a chance to invest in your professional development in a casual, no cost way? Come to the Western Dairyland Women's Business Center's NEW Women's Leadership Book Club. We will meet monthly at The Goat Coffee House, 336 Water Street, Eau Claire on the first Friday of each month. Discussion, facilitated by Karman, will start at 7:30am, but feel free to come early to network and chat over coffee and yummy baked goods.
MISSION STATEMENT & STRATEGIC PLANNING WORKSHOP
Thursday, November 13th, 2014
The Western Dairyland Business Centers will host a workshop for small business owners on Thursday, November 13th entitled "Mission Driven: Linking Mission to Strategy." The workshop is created for existing small business owners and will explore crafting a well-developed mission statement that will lead to the formation of an effective strategic plan and how to use both grow your business.
Tuesday, November 18th, 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 2014 Premier and allows time for students to practice what they have learned.
11th ANNUAL WOMEN'S BUSINESS CONFERENCE APRIL 10, 2014
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.
New Business Development Specialist Hired
Western Dairyland Presents Two Awards at the 10th Annual Women's Business Conference