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The GRID (Guiding Rural Innovation & Development) is bringing federal, state, local, and nonprofit organizations to one central location...
The Managing Cash Flow Module will cover various areas of cash flow management.
After completing this training, the participants will be able to:
• Describe the purpose of cash flow management in a start-up small business.
• Assess a cash flow cycle and make some cash flow projections.
• Describe how a cash flow...
The Tax Planning and Reporting for a Small Business module provides an overview of tax planning and reporting and how it affects business.
After completing this module, the participants will be able to:
• Identify the federal tax requirements of a small business and its owner, and establish a plan to account...
The Insurance for a Small Business module provides an overview of insurance and is designed to help participants to understand how insurance can benefit their business.
After completing this class, participants will be able to understand the following:
Identify the types of insurance required by a small business
Identify other types of insurance...
The Risk Management Module will help you identify various types of risk and create a risk management plan.
After completing this module, you will be able to:
• Identify the common risks associated with a small business.
• Identify the external and internal factors which affect risk for a small business.
• Identify situations...
The Strong Business Credit module will demystify the world of personal and business credit.
After completing this training, participants will understand the following:
How the personal and business credit reporting landscape relates to their business
What goes into the personal and business credit reports and scores used to assess credit profiles
How to establish...
The Record Keeping for a Small Business module provides an overview of record keeping and is designed to help participants to understand how record keeping can benefit their business.
After completing this training, you will be able to:
• Explain the concept of record keeping and why record keeping is important to...
In this module, you will learn the critical practice of financial management. Areas that will be covered:
Identify financial management practices and tools that are commonly available to a small business
Explain how these financial management practices and tools work
Explain the concept of financial management and why it is important to a...
This module will explain the concept of time management and why it is important to a small business, and explain various time management practices such as:
The Organizational Types and Other Considerations for a Small Business module provides an overview of business organizational types and is designed to help participants to understand how selecting the correct organizational type can benefit their business.
Identify general characteristics, advantages, and disadvantages of each of these organizational types for small businesses: