Business Foundation Series


It’s back! The Business Foundation Series starts on Wednesday, January 17th at 6 pm on the 5th floor of the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library. Here’s the series schedule:

1.            Proof of Concept: Jan 17

2.            Market Research: Jan 31

3.            Business Plan Development: Feb 14

4.            Sales and Marketing Strategy: Feb 28

5.            Introduction to Legal + Financial Statements: March 14

6.            Leadership Development: March 28


This six-part series is ideal for people new to business and entrepreneurship. By the end of the series, participants will be grounded in business fundamentals and be able to have more constructive conversations with B.R.A.I.N. partners that include; area nonprofits, educational institutions and government agencies that can provide technical assistance, access to capital, mentoring and more. 

Each class of the Business Foundation Series is designed to help business novices become better potential clients for the B.R.A.I.N. partners. The workshops will give clients guidance through facilitated discussions, presentations, worksheet handouts, peer learning and sharing.

Join us for the entire series or just the topics that you are interested in learning more about. Workshops are held every other Wednesday in the Hamon Training Room on the 5th floor of the J. Erik Jonsson Central Library.