Launch & Grow Your Business

1 evening class per week for 10 weeks

Instructor: Michael Brown
When: Thursdays, February 15 – April 19, 2018
Time: 6:00 – 9:30 pm
Where: NIACC Pappajohn Center Room 117
Tuition: $259*
Course#:  111453

*If you plan to attend with a friend or spouse and will be sharing materials, it is only an additional $149 for the second person. Tuition includes a 6 month subscription to LivePlan, an award-winning business planning software, at nearly half of the original price.

Launch & Grow Your Business helps entrepreneurs and business owners maximize the likelihood of success. You will be using LivePlan, an intuitive software with tools to help you write each part of your business plan; the Business Model Canvas; and with group interaction and shared experiences of other entrepreneurs,; participants will develop their own business idea through the course.  You get the tools and network connections to win, moving from concept to reality or preparing your existing business for new growth.  The 10 week program is an interactive hands on learning experience facilitated by both entrepreneurs and business coaches.

Studies show that businesses who plan and track against that plan grow 30% faster than those who don’t. Launch & Grow uses expert assistance, the experiences of fellow entrepreneurs, and the best software to help you outline the future of your business.

To register for Launch & Grow Your Business call 641-422-4358

What does Launch & Grow cover?

Each Launch & Grow class focuses on one important step of building a successful business. Successful entrepreneurs and experts are invited to speak to the class on the week’s topic. The course is broken down into 10 areas:

Week 1: Bullseye Customer
Week 2: Brand Promise
Week 3: Brand Promise
Week 4: Relationships
Week 5: Financial Concepts
Week 6: Channels Resources
Week 7: Startup Costs
Week 8: Operating Costs
Week 9: Revenue Streams
Week 10: Next Steps / Presentations / Graduation

What do Launch & Grow graduates say about the program?

Launch & Grow Testimonial Mandy Stromer
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