A Step-by-Step Approach to Writing a One-Page Business Plan

Writing a one-page plan is highly useful because it forces you to be very focused and clear in your statements. As a result, it enables you to see quickly in a glance what you need to know to keep moving your business forward in the right direction.

Starting a Business

  Are you considering self-employment, or at the beginning stages of starting a business? Join us for a one-hour long accelerated walkthrough of our “Starting A Business” course. This introductory […]

Small Business 101 Webinar Series

In partnership with Consumers Credit Union, Small Business 101 webinar series focusing on the financial aspects of running a business. Consumers Credit Union experts and local business leaders will discuss […]

Hiring In Today’s Tight Labor Market

Buy Local Kalamazoo Virtual Lunch & Learn In this one- hour webinar you will get tips on how to: Make your job irresistible to the best candidates Write an employment […]

MIX-er at Landscape Forms

MIX brings together our region’s innovators for mixers, seminars, and workshops to grow our creative community. For this IN-PERSON event, we are bringing back the popular “Discover Design” session during […]

Small Business 101 Webinar Series

In partnership with Consumers Credit Union, Small Business 101 webinar series focusing on the financial aspects of running a business. Consumers Credit Union experts and local business leaders will discuss […]

What’s My Business Worth?

Only 2% of business owners know the true value of their business. Yet, whether you are 10 or even 15 years from exiting your business, knowing what your business is […]

Sustainable Community Discussion

Join Southwest Michigan First and a local consortium of sustainability-focused businesses will work to develop a blueprint to help businesses across the region focus their sustainability efforts. This discussion is […]