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.

Mar
14
Thu
The Business Plan Part I: Planning Process – Workshop 2 CRN 30840 @ Moraine Park Technical College Fond du Lac
Mar 14 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

145 442 – 30840 The Business Plan Part I: Planning Process – Workshop 2
This seminar concentrates on the organization and elements of a basic business plan. Learn the uses of a business plan and when and why it is necessary – a must for people starting their own business or business owners seeking financing. No prerequisite.

Class meets on Thursday March 14, 2019, at the Fond du Lac Campus, Bldg O, Room O108.

Class starts at 05:30PM to 08:25PM.

Mar
28
Thu
III-Bus Plan Prt II-Mrkt CRN – 30841 @ III-Bus Plan Prt II-Mrkt
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

145-443 30841 Barz,Laurie III-Bus Plan Prt II-Mrkt

145 443 – The Business Plan Part II: Marketing and Promotion – Workshop 3
This seminar continues from Part I, the Planning Process, by focusing on the business plan and its effect on marketing and promotion for the business owner. The Business Plan Part I: Planning Process recommended.

Class meets on Thursday March 28, 2018 at the Fond du Lac Campus,  Bldg O, RoomO108.

The class starts at 05:30PM to 08:25PM.

Mar
30
Sat
QuickBooks Level 1 – CRN 30893 @ Moraine Park Technical College West Bend
Mar 30 @ 9:00 am – Apr 13 @ 1:00 pm

101 408 – 30893  QuickBooks Level 1
This is a brief introductory course that covers the basic concepts of QuickBooks. It also reviews fundamental accounting concepts. The key lesson features you will learn are managing QuickBook files, working with customer and vendor transactions, banking with QuickBooks, planning and creating a new company, and opening of balances and balance sheet reports.

The class meets on Saturday March 30 through April 13, 2019 at the West Bend Campus Bldg L, room L112.

The class starts at 09:00AM to 12:55PM.

Apr
4
Thu
IV-Create Budget for Small Bus – CRN 30842 @ Moraine Park Technical College Fond du Lac
Apr 4 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

145 444 – 30842 Creating a Budget for Your Small Business – Workshop 4
Learn to plan and forecast your cash needs in order to start, operate, or purchase a business. This step-by-step seminar concentrates on the basics of cash flow planning. This seminar teaches you the proper format and purpose of this vital part of operating a small business. No prerequisite.

The class meets on Thursday April 4, 2019 at the Fond du Lac Campus Bldg O, room O108.

Class starts at 05:30PM to 08:25PM.

Apr
9
Tue
Empezar un puesto de comida/Starting Your Food Stand @ UW-Fond du Lac
Apr 9 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Comienza el año nuevo haciendo planes para su negocio de comida. Nos reunimos cada mes para aprender las reglas de seguridad de comida, dónde ubicar un puesto, cómo sacar los permisos necesarios, y elaborar los planes individuos. Contamos con la presencia del Departamento de Salud, UW-Extension, y emprendedores con experiencia de hacer puestos temporales exitosos. Aprendamos juntos y así estaremos listos aprovechar el verano en WI.

Start the New Year making plans for your food stand. We will meet monthly to learn food safety rules, where to locate stands, how to obtain the necessary permits, and develop individual business plans. We’ll be joined by the Health Department, UW-Extension and entrepreneurs with experience running successful food stands. We’ll learn together and be ready when summer comes in WI.

Apr
11
Thu
Financing a Small Business – Workshop 5 – CRN – 30843 @ Moraine Park Technical College Fond du Lac
Apr 11 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

145 445 –  30843 Financing a Small Business – Workshop 5
Learn where and how to borrow money, the dos and don’ts of borrowing, and the different sources of money available to you. Learn how to build the proper banking relationship and what is needed to secure that business loan. No prerequisite.

The class meets on Thursday April 11, 2019 at the Fond du Lac Campus Bldg O, room O108.

The class starts at 05:30PM to 08:25PM.

Apr
27
Sat
QuickBooks Level 2 – CRN 30895 @ Moraine Park Technical College West Bend
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – May 11 @ 1:00 pm

101 409 – 30895 QuickBooks Level 2
This course is a continuation of QuickBooks Level 1. Students are guided with step by step instructions covering advanced topics of QuickBooks: working with physical inventory, payroll and job costing, creating estimates and formatting options, working with balance sheets and customizing your QuickBooks file using reports and graphs.

The class meets on Saturdays April 27, 2019 through May 11, 2019 at the West Bend Campus Bldg L, room L112.

The class starts at 09:00AM to 12:55PM.

May
14
Tue
Empezar un puesto de comida/Starting Your Food Stand @ UW-Fond du Lac
May 14 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Comienza el año nuevo haciendo planes para su negocio de comida. Nos reunimos cada mes para aprender las reglas de seguridad de comida, dónde ubicar un puesto, cómo sacar los permisos necesarios, y elaborar los planes individuos. Contamos con la presencia del Departamento de Salud, UW-Extension, y emprendedores con experiencia de hacer puestos temporales exitosos. Aprendamos juntos y así estaremos listos aprovechar el verano en WI.

Start the New Year making plans for your food stand. We will meet monthly to learn food safety rules, where to locate stands, how to obtain the necessary permits, and develop individual business plans. We’ll be joined by the Health Department, UW-Extension and entrepreneurs with experience running successful food stands. We’ll learn together and be ready when summer comes in WI.

Jun
11
Tue
Empezar un puesto de comida/Starting Your Food Stand @ UW-Fond du Lac
Jun 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Comienza el año nuevo haciendo planes para su negocio de comida. Nos reunimos cada mes para aprender las reglas de seguridad de comida, dónde ubicar un puesto, cómo sacar los permisos necesarios, y elaborar los planes individuos. Contamos con la presencia del Departamento de Salud, UW-Extension, y emprendedores con experiencia de hacer puestos temporales exitosos. Aprendamos juntos y así estaremos listos aprovechar el verano en WI.

Start the New Year making plans for your food stand. We will meet monthly to learn food safety rules, where to locate stands, how to obtain the necessary permits, and develop individual business plans. We’ll be joined by the Health Department, UW-Extension and entrepreneurs with experience running successful food stands. We’ll learn together and be ready when summer comes in WI.

Jun
17
Mon
QuickBooks Level 1 CRN – 10183 @ Moraine Park Technical College Beaver Dam, WI
Jun 17 @ 5:30 pm – Jun 26 @ 8:30 pm

101-408  CRN- 10183  QuickBooks Level 1

This is a brief introductory course that covers the basic concepts of QuickBooks. It also reviews fundamental accounting concepts. The key lesson features you will learn are managing QuickBook files, working with customer and vendor transactions, banking with QuickBooks, planning and creating a new company, and opening of balances and balance sheet reports.
Textbook required.
BDC

Moraine Park Technical College Beaver Dam 700 Gould Street, Beaver Dam, WI 53916-1994

K Buliding in Room K207

Meets on Monday 6/17/19, Wednesday 6/19/19, and Monday 6/24/19 from 05:30PM to 08:25PM (4hrs per class)