Events

Looking to enhance your knowledge to help you start or grow your business?  Check this calendar often for a comprehensive list of  classes, seminars, Imagination Network meetings, and other events hosted by IGNITE! partners.

Dec
18
Mon
E-seed Entrepreneurship Training @ FVTC D.J. Bordini Center
Dec 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

E-SEED: ENTREPRENEURSHIP TRAINING

Thinking of starting a business? Need help? E-seed™ assists start-up, early-stage entrepreneurs and experienced small business owners in developing management and planning tools for their businesses. Participants develop a business plan through completion of weekly activities and business planning templates. Experts from the small business and entrepreneurial community provide insight into legal, management, marketing, technology, accounting and financing aspects of operating a successful small business.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Learn About
  • Small business ownership—Is it right for you?
  • Identifying and analyzing your industry, competition and market
  • Legal issues facing business owners
  • Bookkeeping and accounting systems
  • Networking with other peers, small business owners, entrepreneurs and business leaders
Benefits & Outcomes
  • Develop a business plan to guide the launch of your new business
  • Cultivate and grow your customer and resource networks
  • Receive one-on-one support and coaching inside and outside of each session
  • Gain insight from guest expert speakers
Training Outline
  • Introduction, Overview & Starting the Process
  • What to do Before the Business Plan is Written
  • Preparing the Business Plan
  • Executive Summary
  • Company Description
  • Industry Analysis
  • Market Analysis
  • Marketing Plan
  • Management Team & Company Structure
  • Operations Plan & Product Service Development Plan
  • Financial Projections
  • Presenting the Plan with Confidence
E-seed Entrepreneurship Training @ FVTC D.J. Bordini Center
Dec 18 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

E-SEED: ENTREPRENEURSHIP TRAINING

Thinking of starting a business? Need help? E-seed™ assists start-up, early-stage entrepreneurs and experienced small business owners in developing management and planning tools for their businesses. Participants develop a business plan through completion of weekly activities and business planning templates. Experts from the small business and entrepreneurial community provide insight into legal, management, marketing, technology, accounting and financing aspects of operating a successful small business.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Learn About
  • Small business ownership—Is it right for you?
  • Identifying and analyzing your industry, competition and market
  • Legal issues facing business owners
  • Bookkeeping and accounting systems
  • Networking with other peers, small business owners, entrepreneurs and business leaders
Benefits & Outcomes
  • Develop a business plan to guide the launch of your new business
  • Cultivate and grow your customer and resource networks
  • Receive one-on-one support and coaching inside and outside of each session
  • Gain insight from guest expert speakers
Training Outline
  • Introduction, Overview & Starting the Process
  • What to do Before the Business Plan is Written
  • Preparing the Business Plan
  • Executive Summary
  • Company Description
  • Industry Analysis
  • Market Analysis
  • Marketing Plan
  • Management Team & Company Structure
  • Operations Plan & Product Service Development Plan
  • Financial Projections
  • Presenting the Plan with Confidence
E-seed Entrepreneurship Training @ FVTC Oshkosh Riverside Campus
Dec 18 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Thinking of starting a business? Need help? E-seed™ assists start-up, early-stage entrepreneurs and experienced small business owners in developing management and planning tools for their businesses. Participants develop a business plan through completion of weekly activities and business planning templates. Experts from the small business and entrepreneurial community provide insight into legal, management, marketing, technology, accounting and financing aspects of operating a successful small business.

Learn About

  • Small business ownership—Is it right for you?
  • Identifying and analyzing your industry, competition and market
  • Legal issues facing business owners
  • Bookkeeping and accounting systems
  • Networking with other peers, small business owners, entrepreneurs and business leaders

Register today! https://www.fvtc.edu/training-services/business-industry-services/seminars/service/small-business-entrepreneurship/e-seed-entrepreneurship-training

Dec
25
Mon
E-seed Entrepreneurship Training @ FVTC Oshkosh Riverside Campus
Dec 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Thinking of starting a business? Need help? E-seed™ assists start-up, early-stage entrepreneurs and experienced small business owners in developing management and planning tools for their businesses. Participants develop a business plan through completion of weekly activities and business planning templates. Experts from the small business and entrepreneurial community provide insight into legal, management, marketing, technology, accounting and financing aspects of operating a successful small business.

Learn About

  • Small business ownership—Is it right for you?
  • Identifying and analyzing your industry, competition and market
  • Legal issues facing business owners
  • Bookkeeping and accounting systems
  • Networking with other peers, small business owners, entrepreneurs and business leaders

Register today! https://www.fvtc.edu/training-services/business-industry-services/seminars/service/small-business-entrepreneurship/e-seed-entrepreneurship-training

Jan
1
Mon
E-seed Entrepreneurship Training @ FVTC Oshkosh Riverside Campus
Jan 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Thinking of starting a business? Need help? E-seed™ assists start-up, early-stage entrepreneurs and experienced small business owners in developing management and planning tools for their businesses. Participants develop a business plan through completion of weekly activities and business planning templates. Experts from the small business and entrepreneurial community provide insight into legal, management, marketing, technology, accounting and financing aspects of operating a successful small business.

Learn About

  • Small business ownership—Is it right for you?
  • Identifying and analyzing your industry, competition and market
  • Legal issues facing business owners
  • Bookkeeping and accounting systems
  • Networking with other peers, small business owners, entrepreneurs and business leaders

Register today! https://www.fvtc.edu/training-services/business-industry-services/seminars/service/small-business-entrepreneurship/e-seed-entrepreneurship-training

Jan
8
Mon
E-seed Entrepreneurship Training @ FVTC Oshkosh Riverside Campus
Jan 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Thinking of starting a business? Need help? E-seed™ assists start-up, early-stage entrepreneurs and experienced small business owners in developing management and planning tools for their businesses. Participants develop a business plan through completion of weekly activities and business planning templates. Experts from the small business and entrepreneurial community provide insight into legal, management, marketing, technology, accounting and financing aspects of operating a successful small business.

Learn About

  • Small business ownership—Is it right for you?
  • Identifying and analyzing your industry, competition and market
  • Legal issues facing business owners
  • Bookkeeping and accounting systems
  • Networking with other peers, small business owners, entrepreneurs and business leaders

Register today! https://www.fvtc.edu/training-services/business-industry-services/seminars/service/small-business-entrepreneurship/e-seed-entrepreneurship-training

Jan
9
Tue
Expert Panel: Financing Your Business Dream @ Thelma Sadoff Center for the Arts
Jan 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

AT THIS MONTH’S IMAGINATION NETWORK MEETING:
The dos and don’ts for your business’s financial success
Financial tools available to you at service agencies
What banks need from you BEFORE you sit down with them
Networking
Peer and expert learning
Food and friends

Registration and food available for purchase starting at 5:15 p.m.
Meeting begins at 6 p.m.

Jan
10
Wed
Explore Starting a Business – Appleton @ FVTC D.J. Bordini Center
Jan 10 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

EXPLORE STARTING A BUSINESS

The complimentary Explore Starting a Business session provides a look inside at what it takes to launch a small business. Whether you want to own a part-time, home-based, micro, small or an entrepreneurial business, this session provides you with the information to get started.

Explore key factors in starting a business. Examine how to determine if you have a feasible idea, how to assess your business model and learn how developing a plan will build your business skills. Benefit from learning about all of the technical and financial resources available to help you launch a new business or reboot your existing business.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Learn About
  • The four (4) critical things you must do to launch and sustain a small business
  • Resources available to new and existing small business owners
  • Why the planning process is essential to your success
  • Skill sets needed to be a successful business owner
  • The legal, financial and regulatory issues
Benefits & Outcomes
  • Network with people who want to start a business or already operate a business
  • Get a realistic perspective of how to get a solid start in business ownership
  • Participate in lively discussions that will answer key questions about launching and growing a business
  • Learn about how to get money to launch or grow your small business
Jan
15
Mon
E-seed Entrepreneurship Training @ FVTC Oshkosh Riverside Campus
Jan 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Thinking of starting a business? Need help? E-seed™ assists start-up, early-stage entrepreneurs and experienced small business owners in developing management and planning tools for their businesses. Participants develop a business plan through completion of weekly activities and business planning templates. Experts from the small business and entrepreneurial community provide insight into legal, management, marketing, technology, accounting and financing aspects of operating a successful small business.

Learn About

  • Small business ownership—Is it right for you?
  • Identifying and analyzing your industry, competition and market
  • Legal issues facing business owners
  • Bookkeeping and accounting systems
  • Networking with other peers, small business owners, entrepreneurs and business leaders

Register today! https://www.fvtc.edu/training-services/business-industry-services/seminars/service/small-business-entrepreneurship/e-seed-entrepreneurship-training

Jan
18
Thu
Management and HR Employment LAW Series CRN 31215 @ Moraine Park Technical College
Jan 18 @ 2:00 pm
Management and HR Employment LAW Series – The objective of the series is to provide your organization with the legal and practical advice necessary to ensure that HR and all levels of management are legally compliant and maximizing effective employment techniques. The series includes 3 two hour seminars: How Management Will Avoid Employment Liability, What Organizations Need to Know to Minimize HR Litigation, and How to Avoid Discrimination and Harrassment Claims-The Do’s and Don’ts.

West Bend Campus AMTC – Room T118

The class runs every Friday Jan 18, 2018 to March 16, 2018 from 2:00pm to 3:55pm.
0.150 Credit hours
6.000 Lecture hours