A five-week course designed to help you start and run a business, will be offered in Forest City beginning April 23. The FastStart classes will provide guidance and knowledge for the start-up entrepreneur and help put a new spin on improving a current owner’s business.
Classes will be held on Mondays and Thursdays April 23 through May 24 and will be held on the campus of Waldorf College. All classes will run from 6:00 to 9:30 p.m. throughout the series.
Participants will evaluate and design a business concept, write a feasibility plan, discover approaches to marketing that create an understanding about the customer and pricing methods along with other topics. Participants will receive two hours of credit for the course.
“This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is thinking of starting a new business and also for those who currently own a business but would like to take it to another level,” said Tim Putnam, associate director of the NIACC John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center.
To register, call 422-4208 or 1-888-GO NIACC, Ext. 4208. For more information, call the NIACC John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center at 422-4111 or 1-888-GO NIACC, Ext. 4111.
The John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center is located on the North Iowa Area Community College campus in Mason City and provides college level courses and degree programs in entrepreneurship, as well as comprehensive consulting services for business start-ups, existing industries and owner transitions in the North Iowa region. Space is available for start-up businesses in the North Iowa Business Incubator.
The national NACCE Innovation Award winning NIACC JPEC provides college level courses and degree programs in entrepreneurship, as well as comprehensive consulting services for business start-ups, existing industries and owner transitions in the North Iowa region.
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