This workshop is for entrepreneurs who are ready to start a new business or for existing small business owners who lack a formal plan to grow or obtain financing. Seminar overview: This 3-Module workshop program is spread over several weeks to allow you to finalize a solid business plan. The format includes lectures, discussions and breakout sessions with several mentors, "hands on" coaching during the workshops. Mentors will continue one on one coaching between and after workshops until completion of your business plan. Module 1 (Sept 23, 2017): Business plan overview; market research; defining your product and services; and preparing a SWOT analysis. Module 2 (Oct 7, 2017): Marketing & sales strategy; mission, vision & objectives; and legal structure & ownership. Module 3 (Oct 21, 2017): Financial statements; financing; and supporting info. **Fee: $90/person for all three modules, $60 second person from same business. Single module $35/$20.