•    Introduction to Small Business

  • Course Description

    This course is designed to help students understand the basics of operating a small business. Students will write a business plan, research and design what it takes to start their own business. They will learn financial planning, marketing skills and gain knowledge of online sales. Students will also meet with small business owners from our community through field trips and guest speakers. In addition, learners will build customer service skills through operating the Hubbs book store.

    Women Venture and Goodwill EasterSeals are partnering programs which will support students in their pursuit to small business ownership.

    https://www.womenventure.org/

    https://www.goodwilleasterseals.org/services/Career-Training-Support

     

    Requirements:

    • 10-12 week commitment to the class
    • One of the following Reading test scores:
      • TABE M 404-535
      • ELL level B, CASAS 221+

     

    The course is designed with these criteria:

    • 80% grade on quizzes and tests
    • Portfolio completion
    • Classroom participation including working the school store

     

    Additional Career Information

    Small Business Resources

  • Next Class

    3/7/22 - 6/9/22

    Online with Google Meet

    Monday-Thursday

    11:30am-1:30pm

     

    Registration

    You can register online or in-person at the Hubbs Center or Hub@Harding.

    Click here to register now!

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