Learn one of the key building blocks for starting a business – how to write a business plan

June 20 & 27 2024 | Deadline to apply is 5 p.m. EST, June 10, 2024

Have you started writing a business plan but got stuck? Have you been told you need a business plan to start your business or obtain capital? Here is your chance to get that business plan created – the right way!

Michigan Women Forward has partnered with the Michigan Small Business Development Center (SBDC) to present How to Write a Business Plan, a two-part business program for Detroit-area entrepreneurs and small business owners. Learn the essential ingredients of a business plan, including …

  • Writing a company description, including your mission, vision and values
  • Describing your product or services
  • Performing market research to reveal the potential for your business and potential pitfalls
  • Creating a competitive analysis of your target market
  • Outlining your marketing tactics
  • Creating a timeline of business goals and success metrics

Program Dates / Time / Location

  • Program dates/time: 9:30 a.m.-Noon on Thursday, June 20 & 27, 2024. Program curriculum builds from the first session to the second, so attendance at both sessions is required.
  • Location: The District Detroit Opportunity Center, Detroit

Hurry! Space is limited to 30 participants!

Questions? Contact Tanesia Greer, Business Development Manager, at tgreer@miwf.org or 313-962-1920, ext. 204.


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