Leading Edge: Interactive Strategic Planning Series to Grow Your Business

Leading Edge: Interactive Strategic Planning Series to Grow Your Business

Event date: September 7 – November 2

Tuesday Evenings
5:30pm - 7:30pm

Based on your requests, we are excited to launch this popular series for Northwest Colorado! The Leading Edge Interactive Strategic Planning Series is a 9-week interactive webinar series that will help move your business to the next level. This intensive training course provides business owners expert guidance in the areas of cash flow management, marketing, finance, personnel, legal issues, and more. The series engages a variety of learning modalities, including reading, worksheets, videos, regional breakouts and live interaction with presenters. Tuesday evenings, Sept. 7 – Nov. 2, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Leading Edge will provide value for businesses in all phases – idea, startup, sustaining and growth path.

Registration: $250

www.NorthwestSBDC.org/nwsbdc-events

Course Outline:

  • Week 1: What do you want your business to do for you?
  • Week 2: SWOT, Competitive Analysis
  • Week 3: Marketing
  • Week 4: Legal Aspects
  • Week 5: Cash Flow
  • Week 6: Financial Statements
  • Week 7: Ratios and KPIs
  • Week 8: Funding
  • Week 9: Presentations and Celebration!

What people are saying about Leading Edge:

  • Amazing speakers and resources all in one place! Very comprehensive information.
  • Helped get my business started on the right foot
  • I wish I had signed up for this series when I was starting my business!
  • Starting a business? Reviving a business? TAKE. THIS. CLASS!
  • I’ve taken this class twice and will probably take it again— an invaluable resource!

This webinar will be presented on Zoom. Please register to receive the link to join.

Meet our facilitator: Nancy Murphy, Region 10’s Small Business Development director, is a forward-thinking business executive with a proven track record of creating industry trends and strategies that have impacted the expansion and profitability of global luxury/lifestyle brands including BMW, Benetton, and the Olympics. Since 2003, she has worked with hundreds of entrepreneurs and small businesses around the world to successfully launch products and services, expand markets, and increase profitability– building a solid foundation for business success.

Speaker(s): Our expert speaker will change each week to present on the different topics. Nancy Murphy will serve as our moderator throughout. Northwest SBDC consultants will lead our local cohort in breakout sessions and networking.

Please email erin@northwestsbdc.org with questions and to inquire if this series is the right fit for your business. You will also find Leading Edge Intro Sessions on our calendar – August 19, 25 and 31. These classes are optional and free, but provide some fantastic introductory content.