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May 25, 2021
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
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Virtual Course: Business Creator: Transforming Your Vision Into Reality, Six-Week Course, Presented by Sierra SBDC

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

Program Format: Multi-session Course Training Topics: Business Plan, Business Start-up/Preplanning Description: Business Creator with the Placer Business Resource Center Transforming your vision into reality Set your intention. Commit to the course. Our expert team will provide the tools and inspiration needed to be in business by July 1, 2021. Certificate included upon completion. Six-week course: Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 9:00 – 10:30 A.M. May 25, 2021, through July 1, 2021 Personal and business goals § The small business owner mindset § Elevator pitch § Business strategy § Defining your value proposition § Basic business finance § Tools of the trade § Integrated marketing plans § Setting pricing and defining products or services § Entity selection, legalities, and insurance § Personalized action plans

Business Creator

This immersive, six-week program is perfect for people who want to transform their passion into a prosperous enterprise or are ready to take their budding small business to the next level.

Professional instructors will encourage a results-driven mindset for each participant while one-to-one mentors and other team members actively support students’ goals. This series intends to help you launch your business at the conclusion of the course.

Business Creator covers everything from conquering fears and obstacles to the core competencies of time management, bookkeeping, taxes, law, insurance, marketing, and technology. Class curriculum focuses on the skills needed to launch now and laying the foundation for successfully moving forward in 2021.

The virtual classroom environment is lively and interactive, with students and experienced instructors teaching and learning from each other. In addition to classroom sessions, the weekly peer mentoring group keeps students on track and motivated.

The comprehensive curriculum is supercharged with access to a broad array of support services, such as free one-to-one mentoring through the Sierra Small Business Development Center, human resources services, and loan assistance from the Placer Business Resource Center.

If you are ready to transform your dream into reality, register for the Business Creator today.  

Course Facilitator

Robert X Trent – MA Educational Technologies

Robert has been consulting with businesses for twenty-five years. His for-profit marketing communication company Velocity7 assisted local “mom and pops,” corporations, government organizations, and NGO’s with planning, outreach, marketing, and public relations. As the founder and Executive Director of the Nevada County non-profit Sierra Commons, Robert has consulted with and taught hundreds of entrepreneurs - helping them plan, launch, and grow their businesses. Robert was also Executive Director of the Nevada County Economic Resource Council and has launched and sold several small businesses. With a broad understanding of what it takes for companies to survive and thrive, Robert brings his expertise to SBDC clients who are inspired to take their businesses to the next level.