Our Classes

Grow your business through these SBDC classes and workshops

Our classes are designed to meet the needs of today’s entrepreneurs, to build sustainable businesses and to meet the training needs for business owners and management teams.

The classes vary from one-hour presentations and intensive three-hour workshops to all-day workshop formats to give our business community the tools necessary to develop and prosper in today’s marketplace.

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Find A Class For Your Business

IDEA: You have an idea for a business, but it isn’t off the ground yet. You may have some of the pieces in place or a working plan but aren’t yet in business. This is sometimes also called “pre-venture”.

LAUNCH: Your business is up and running. You may not yet be profitable and things still feel new.

EXPANSION: Your business is generating a consistent source of income and you regularly see new customers. You are looking at new opportunities for your business.

RENEWAL: Business conditions, leadership and other factors can lead to changes in direction. This is a time to look at new processes and big decisions to move the business forward. It is often when businesses pursue new avenues for growth.

EXIT: You are ready to make a big change in the business and exit to new opportunities. Business succession plans need to be identified early to achieve your desired outcomes.

BUSINESS CONCEPT & PRODUCT: Creating and refining your business concept toward products & services that have growth potential and revenue models that propel your business.

CUSTOMER RELATIONS & BRANDING: Finding the right customers, understanding community demographics and building a brand that enhances public relations, marketing and networking are critical to your success.

ORGANIZATION & HUMAN RESOURCES: How your company is structured as a board, employees, partnerships, business processes and legal issues.

OPERATIONS & FINANCE: The operations side of your business, including financials, funding, production and deliveries, IT systems and facilities.

What can we help you with?
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Learn the basic steps to starting a business in Oregon, how to register your business name, where to obtain your businesses licenses, types of...

In this presentation you will learn: How eCommerce has grown and shaped business. How to start an eCommerce business - the administrative setup, costs, and considerations. The...

Learn the basic steps to starting a business in Oregon, how to register your business name, where to obtain your businesses licenses, types of...

Learn the basic steps to starting a business in Oregon, how to register your business name, where to obtain your businesses licenses, types of...

Learn the basic steps to starting a business in Oregon, how to register your business name, where to obtain your businesses licenses, types of...

Learn the basic steps to starting a business in Oregon, how to register your business name, where to obtain your businesses licenses, types of...

This fun, interactive workshop is designed for business people who are not familiar with basic financial statements. Common language is used to illustrate...

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You’ve got the idea and the business, let us help you take it to the next level.