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Business Outreach & Training


We are dedicated to the steady development and delivery of superior business improvement programming to all customers. To meet this mission, we shall focus on the continued effort to constantly explore new opportunities in programming, foster practical initiatives and partnerships, and steadily deliver quality projects. 


We plan and coordinate several conferences on assorted topics throughout the year. For additional information about the conferences listed, click the links below.  

  • Wisconsin Lenders Conference - May 21 and 22, 2020 at the Kalahari in Wisconsin Dells for commercial lenders throughout Wisconsin. Join the SBA to learn about the latest loan programs and regulations. Network at the WBD golf outing or attend an additional training program from RMA.
  • Central Wisconsin Social Media Conference - April 8, 2020  This conference assists business owners, marketing managers, and others in learning about new trends and changes in social media and how it can be used in business. If you are interested in presenting or becoming a sponsor for the conference, please contact Zia Yang at 715-346-3861.

Workshops and Training 

Our training workshops are led by highly regarded faculty and experienced business practitioners in various Central Wisconsin locations. Click the links to learn more about these popular programs. Our certificate programs include face to face and online components to meet the needs of busy professionals. Click on the programs listed below for additional information and registration information. 

Programs for Business Start-Ups 

  • Entrepreneurial Training Program - learn to write a solid business plan in this 9 week training course with experienced instructors and guest speakers who are experts in their field. 
  • Starting and Surviving in Business - get the basics of starting your own business in these bi-monthly no-cost SCORE workshops in the Stevens Point area.

Other Professional Programs