Resource Partner Event
Apr 23
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Strategic Planning Basics for Small Businesses

Business Planning

April 23, 2014 | 4:00 pm EDT - 6:00 pm EDT

Location Name:
Maine SBDC

501 Forest Ave., Portland, ME,


Chris Long



Are you ready to plan the future direction of your business? Do you want to improve your bankability, expansion or realize your long term goals for the business? This unique series of workshops will help to get you there! Strategic Planning Basics for Small Business for businesses with under 500 employees This strategic planning series allows you to attend the sessions which have a better fit to your scheduling and interest. Each workshop is offered on two different dates. You can attend them consecutively or pick and choose the sessions which interest you, or sign up for all six! Dates: Wednesdays starting February 5, 2014 Time: All sessions run from 4:00 to 6:00 pm. Place: Maine Small Business Development Center, 501 Forest Ave., Portland, ME Cost: Any 1 session is $20 or register for all 6 sessions for $100. Registration: Pre-registration is required by the Monday prior to Wednesday’s class. Please call Chris at 780-4949 to register and for payment information. Enrollment is limited. February 5 & March 19; • Strategic Positioning and Risk Assessment February 12 & March 26: • Knowing Your Target Market & Competition February 19 & April 2: • Assessing Your Industry – Trends / Social Responsibility and Sustainability February 26 & April 9: • Solid Financials – Cash Flow Forecasting March 5 & April 16: • Solid Financials – Balance Sheet Management March 12 & April 23: • Growth Strategies & Setting Goals Reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities will be made if requested two weeks in advance. Please contact Chris Long at 780-4949, TTY: 780-5646 or