December 11, 2018 - 11:00 AM
Understanding Business Financials and Organizational Management
Tuesdays, November 27th, December 4th, and December 11th – 11:00- 1:00
Location: Video conference zoom
Cost: $20 with JEDI membership
Starting a business takes bravery, vision, and the right products.
Growing a business requires excellent marketing and sales.
Succeeding in business long-term requires skills in organization, strategy development, financial knowledge and sustainable practices.
In this three-week class, you will focus on the financial, organizational, legal, and leadership aspects of running a successful business. These are traditionally executive team roles (i.e. CEO, CFO, COO) but when you are small (maybe even a solo-preneur) you may have to wear all those hats.
Specific Topics Covered:
- Budgets and Cash Flow Projections
- Recordkeeping and Bookkeeping Basics
- Creative Financing and Loans Options
- Tax Planning
- Time Management and Technology
- Insurance, Permits, and Preventing Legal Disputes
- Forms of Ownership
- Copyrights, Patents and Trademarks
This class is designed for people in the early stages of business or even those considering starting a business. The material is overview in nature with specific skill building and application for any type of small business.
This course is also a perfect supplement for past participants of It’s Your Business Marketing and Sales.
Joy Taylor is the Online Learning Specialist at the Women’s Business Center at JEDI and has been the instructor of It’s Your Business since 2008.
With a healthy habit of thinking ‘outside the box’, Joy sparks everyone’s creativity, as she enjoys the topic of business and her enthusiasm is contagious.
A serial entrepreneur since 1996, she has an impressive and varied business background including health practitioner, wellness product sales, college-level curriculum development. adjunct faculty, real estate investing and personal growth seminar facilitation. She is the author of the forthcoming book, Inspired, released March 28th, 2019.
“Because of the It’s Your Business course I went from an idea to a flourishing business in a few months. The practical knowledge and the group inspiration got me into action! The quality of Joy’s training far surpassed my expectations.” – Elizabeth Bugler,
“Having a dream and a passion for that dream is only half of the battle. Being provided with the tools and an environment in which I can make my dream a reality is truly a gift.” Jay Shinn
It’s Your Business” graduate says of Taylor, “Joy is an excellent teacher and mentor. She inspires entrepreneurship in all her students.” – Sara O’Meara
“The class helped me stay focused and take action.” – Kathy Hall