Discover How to Make A Profit from Your Passion
June 9 – 30, 2022 | Thursday Evenings 5:30-8:30 pm | Online
Building a career from your artistic passions can is a rewarding life choice. However, melding your creative process with disciplined business practices can be a challenge. Join the East CO SBDC and topic matter experts for an online course that explores what makes a small business successful within the creative industries. Discover how making art can also mean making money.
Learn how to create a business mindset and what 9 core elements make a successful business model.
Dive into the financial literacy, such as sales tax, funding in the industry, pricing strategies, and projecting for inconsistent cash flow.
Define your brand story and learn effective marketing strategies, both online and off, to connect with new customers.
Discover how to legally protect your art. Finally, join a frank discussion about operating a creative business with an Experienced Artist Panel.
Who Is It For?
What To Expect:
- Four 3-hour class sessions, including interactive group work, guest speakers, and discussions with subject matter experts
- Confidential one-on-one consulting with certified SBDC consultants
- Continuous feedback on your business plan and strategy during the course, including a personalized review at the course conclusion
Monday, May 8, 2022
Wednesday, June 8, 2022 at 5:00 pm
Meet the Presenters
Craig Curl Fine Arts & East CO SBDC
Hanning Law Ltd
Colorado Creative Industries
East CO SBDC
And more Industry Presenters...
“Our business has benefited immensely
from accessing the professional staff
and SBDC programs and resources.”
Questions? Email Info@EastColoradoSBDC.com
The Colorado SBDC Network’s flagship strategic planning series, LEADING EDGE, delivers comprehensive training to small businesses by providing entrepreneurs with a better understanding of starting and operating a small business. The program has courses geared to help both start-up and existing businesses in the areas of finance, marketing, management and more.
The program is offered statewide and over 3,000 businesses have participated in this intensive, specialized training series since the program’s inception in 1989. East CO SBDC LEADING EDGE series meets once a week for 4 weeks. Offered online, this training is accessible across the state.
Develop your ideas. Write your plan. Estimate your numbers. Present your company to the world.