Five-Week Entrepreneurial Training Program Completed
The Entrepreneurial Training Program is especially tailored for start-up businesses and individuals thinking about launching a business. It is a five-week program and attendees will learn about the different components that comprise a business plan and will learn ways to overcome the many challenges that starting a new business presents.
Pre-registration and attendance at all five workshops is required.
Meeting Dates: The series will be conducted on five consecutive Tuesdays, beginning on May 24 and concluding on June 21.
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location: Quincy High School, Adams Lecture Hall, 2nd Floor, 52 Coddington Street, Quincy Center (parking is available at 75 Russell Park)
The deadline for registration is Friday, May 27, 2011.
Workshop Descriptions & Presenters
Tuesday, May 24
This is what you're getting into. Are you ready? If not, how can you get ready?
Presenter: Michael Dimino - Senior Business Advisor, UMass Boston Small Business Development Center
Tuesday, May 31
Establishing the basics: Legal structure, insurance and licenses.
Presenters: Michael Covais - Covais Law Offices and John Amendolare, Law Offices of John Amendolare
Tuesday, June 7
Getting the word out about your business: The importance of a strategic marketing and communications plan.
Presenters: Donna Mavromates and Maralin Manning - Quincy Chamber of Commerce
Tuesday, June 14
Business Financials: A review of financial statements, including how to manage inventory and cash flow.
Presenter: Jim Henderson - TaxSense
Tuesday, June 21
Entrepreneurial Success Stories: Learning from those who have "been there, done that".
Presenters: Jenn Ormond - Coffee Break Cafe, Christina Bartkus - PURE Chocolate, Jonathan Mendez - Zamforia, Sean Curry - Curry Hardware