For a small business owner, understanding the importance of business numbers and the stories they tell is critical. The Center’s Financial Fitness series features free workshops and paid seminar sessions on important financial issues, such as financial statements and accounting basics; types and sources of financing; establishing and rebuilding credit; risk management and business insurance; tax planning; buying and selling the business; and more.
The workshops and seminars combine comprehensive training from subject matter experts with technical assistance and access to online and other resources. Speakers include Barney faculty, lenders, and accounting and insurance professionals, among others. Participants learn practical tips to implement in their businesses and increase their confidence level to better manage their operations.
Tuesday, March 21; 6 – 8 pm
Learn the critical role that access to credit plays in your business’ future, as well as the ins-and-outs of preparing your business for financing. Presented by the Entrepreneurial Center and ACCION with the support of The Hartford.
Tuesday, March 28; 6 – 8 pm
This workshop addresses the critical role of credit in starting and growing your small business and in obtaining capital. We will discuss how to:
Tuesdays, April 11 - May 16; 4:30 - 7 pm
Register by calling 860.768.5681
Knowledge is power, especially when it comes to your business. Learn the basics of financial management so that you can create a solid strategy and make informed decisions about your company and your future. Join expert speakers and advisors for this comprehensive review of financial issues for the micro-enterprise. Resources and technical assistance available.