Macomb Community College’s non-credit entrepreneurship courses for starting and operating a small business

– Wednesday, January 29, 2014 12:00AM

Have you ever dreamed of owning your own business?  Or, perhaps you already own a business and would like to learn some strategies on how to make it more successful.  Macomb Community College’s Workforce & Continuing Education Department offers a series of entrepreneurship courses that cover all aspects of starting, operating and promoting a business.

Each class runs from 6 to 9 p.m. on the dates listed.

Marketing Strategies That Work explores niche marketing, discusses how to research best marketing opportunities and teaches how to enter new markets. March 17, March 19 and March 24.     

Protect Your Small Business discusses how to choose the best legal entity to protect you and your business from personal liability and unnecessary taxes. March 31.

Financing Your Business explores financing sources for small businesses, examining the benefits or drawbacks of each.  April 7.

Taking the Next Steps – Getting Started offers an opportunity to review and assess your business strategy and identify next steps. Completion of all of the above courses, along with the courses, Business Plan: Roadmap to Success and Accounting for Small Businesses is required before taking this course.  April 9.

For more information or to register, call 586.445.7225 or go online to www.macomb.edu/webadvisor.

About Macomb Community College
Macomb Community College (www.macomb.edu)  is one of the nation’s leading community colleges, providing learning experiences to nearly 48,000 students annually.  Macomb nationally ranks in the top two percent in the number of associate degrees awarded by community colleges and as the largest grantor of associate degrees in Michigan.  The college’s comprehensive educational programming includes pre-collegiate experiences, university transfer and career preparation programs, bachelor degree completion and graduate degree programs, workforce training, professional education and certification, and continuing education and enrichment opportunities. 


Media Contact: Tish Wirth, 586.445.7560, wirthp@macomb.edu

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