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The University’s Entrepreneurial Center / Women’s Business Center has expanded into two new locations in Hartford and East Hartford. Upcoming workshop and business advising location details will be emailed to registrants and posted on our calendar

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Business Planning Foundations

Cost: $495, deposit of $225 is requested with registration
Tuition assistance available for income eligible applicants. See here for more information.

This 13 week course is a practical, hands-on business development program that utilizes facilitated learning, business experts as guest speakers, textbooks and electronic business plan templates.

During the course you will learn to:

  • Define your business model
  • Research your market  
  • Identify and reach your target customer
  • Develop marketing and sales strategies  
  • Develop financial statements and strategies
  • Develop an operational plan 

Business advisers will coach entrepreneurs through the development of a complete business plan to operate their business and/or seek financing. One-on-one appointments with advisers are available throughout the course. 

Business Planning Foundations is offered every fall and spring as a morning or evening class. 

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