UW-Stevens Point Classes

Explore classes that will help you develop the skills you need for your business to thrive.

August - First Steps to Starting a Business

August 3, 2022 | 7:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Stevens Point

Thinking of starting a business but don't know where to begin?

Join us for our 3-part live-stream webinar: First Steps to Starting a Business. Taught by experienced business owners, the class covers the following topics:

  • Coming up with your business idea
  • ...
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Fee: No Cost



Using KPI's (Key Performance Indicators) for your Sales Plan

August 10, 2022 | 3:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Stevens Point

Small business owners are familiar with the financial KPI's for their business (Gross Sales, Fixed Expenses, Net Income, Profit, etc.). But how many are familiar with their sales KPI's? Join us to learn more about sales goals and tracking systems, conversion rates, monitoring inquiries and l...

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Fee: No Cost



October - First Steps to Starting a Business

October 5, 2022 | 7:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Stevens Point

Thinking of starting a business but don't know where to begin?

Join us for our 3-part live-stream webinar: First Steps to Starting a Business. Taught by experienced business owners, the class covers the following topics:

  • Coming up with your business idea
  • ...
Details

Fee: No Cost



Updates and New Strategies for Hiring and Workforce

December 7, 2022 | 3:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Stevens Point

Not being able to find employees is currently the number one problem facing most small businesses across multiple industries. This presentation will provide an overview of the current state of the labor market and some of the newer strategies other small business owners are using to manage t...

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Fee: No Cost



December - First Steps to Starting a Business

December 7, 2022 | 7:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Stevens Point

Thinking of starting a business but don't know where to begin?

Join us for our 3-part live-stream webinar: First Steps to Starting a Business. Taught by experienced business owners, the class covers the following topics:

  • Coming up with your business idea
  • ...
Details

Fee: No Cost



Statewide Online Events

Explore the following online business education options that can be accessed from anywhere.


Biz Smart Sprint

July 14, 2022 | 4:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Start-up Assistance

To learn more about this course, visit https://sbdc.wisc.edu/start-a-business/biz-smart-sprint/

Participants must register for all 6 dates.

Biz Smart Sprint is your introduction into the world of entrepreneurship. In this live, virtual 6-week course, you will learn the building blo...

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Fee: $179.00



A+ Decision Making: Choose The Right Strategy The First Time

August 15, 2022 | 9:00AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Managing a Business

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Fee: No Cost



NIH Presubmission Panel Review

August 15, 2022 | 12:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Center For Technology Commercialization

Do you plan to submit to NIH this September? Please register with CTC to participate in our free Presubmission Panel Review. CTC, in collaboration with a panel of expert reviewers, will simulate the NIH review process to help you improve your SBIR/STTR proposal ahead of the September deadl...

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Fee: No Cost



Business Plan Writing Series

August 16, 2022 | 6:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Parkside

Topic: Business Basics

Need help with writing a business plan? We can help! We will go through in detail the sections of a business plan. At the end of the series you could have a completed business plan. We are offering a 3 week series, two nights per week. Tuesday and Thursday 6-9pm VIRTUAL Starts August 16th and en...

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Fee: $299.00



Demystifying the Pro Forma: Building Financial Projections

August 17, 2022 | 1:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - Madison

Topic: Business Accounting and Budget

Learn more at UW-Madison SBDC - https://sbdc.wisc.edu/manage-your-business/demystifying-pro-forma/

By joining us for this overview session, you will build a solid foundation of concepts that can help you under...

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Fee: No Cost



E Commerce Academy

August 24, 2022 | 11:00AM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW - River Falls

Topic: Marketing and Sales

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Fee: No Cost



First Steps to Starting a Small Business

September 12, 2022 | 6:00PM | Online
Facilitated by: Wisconsin SBDC at UW-Superior

Topic: Start-up Assistance

Thinking of starting a business but not sure where to begin?

Join us for one of our First Steps to Starting a Business sessions. Taught by industry experts, the class covers: coming up with your business idea, market research, business feasibility, financing, and business ...

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Fee: $25.00

Contact the SBDC at UW-Stevens Point

Whether you’re not sure where to start or ready to make a leap, our experts are here to offer trusted insights and industry-specific advice. Get started with the SBDC, serving Wisconsin’s small businesses since 1980.