Course runs 3rd May - 21st June
The Business Planning Course is designed to provide local business owners with a clear understanding of the key factors that underpin their success and are critical to their long-term survival.
If you are a business (employing fewer than 20 staff), are located between the Moreton Bay and Fraser Coast Local Government areas and have been operating for at least 12 months, you are eligible to register for this series of workshops and we encourage you to take up this opportunity by registering now to participate.
The content is delivered as workshops within this short course. The weekly schedule includes the development of a customised business plan that is suitably developed for sourcing funds from banks, investors or can be leveraged for grant applications. At the conclusion of the workshops there will be an opportunity for participants to present a 30-minute pitch to a panel of experts. Please Note: Minimum and maximum numbers and some eligibility criteria may apply at each location.
Week 1: Overview of Small Business Management Principles
Week 2: Organisation and Industry Analysis
Week 3: Marketing Strategy and Business Structures
Week 4: Risk Management and Human Resource Strategy
Week 5: Financial Management
Week 6: Operating Plan and Action Plan
Week 7: Preparing for the Pitch
Week 8: Pitch to Panel Presentations. 30-minute presentations by each participant to a panel of local business experts.
Week 1-7 are 90-minute workshops, followed by a 30-minute Q&A and networking session.
Start Date: Tuesday 3 May – Tuesday 21 June 2022
Location: USC Caboolture
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