• It’s time for your
    Encore!

    Resources for creating, growing & leading your business.

  • Find the entrepreneur in
    You!

    What type of entrepreneur are you? Where to next?

  • Are you ready to
    Innovate?

    Visit one of our Innovation Centers to bring your ideas to life.

What topic interests you?

Choose from a variety of topics to help bring your business idea to the next level. Pick a topic below and we will provide resources, workshops and events that match your interests.

Upcoming Workshops

Feb
02

Concept 2 Business

In this workshop, learn how to generate and cultivate your business ideas and develop your business concept. Take the challenge and see if you are...

Feb
09

Business Plan

Okay, so you have a business concept – now you need to create a business plan. Learn how to write an effective business plan and determine your...

Feb
16

Small Business Legalese

In this workshop, we will explore the many legal aspects of owning a business. Topics include: naming your business, licenses, registration,...

Feb
23

Know Your Customer

Is there a demand for your business? What is your target audience? We will explore market segmentation and develop a marketing plan that...

Mar
02

Where's the Money?

You have a great business concept; now it’s time to find the financial support you need to get started. Do you need a conventional loan, microloan...

 

Tools & Templates

Tools & Templates

Design 101: Presentations

Updated: 10/25/2016

Marketing, Finance, Leadership & Innovation

Learn the basic rules for achieving a balanced, professional, attractive, and...

Tools & Templates

Legal forms for starting & running a small business

Updated: 9/26/2016

Legal

Provides forms used in small businesses with instructions on completing them...

Tools & Templates

Growing Your Business for B2C Sales

Updated: 7/26/2016

Concept 2 Business, Business Basics, Legal, Marketing, Finance

ReferenceUSA is offering a free training webinar on Growing Your Business for...

Tools & Templates

Growing Your Business for B2B Sales

Updated: 7/26/2016

Concept 2 Business, Business Basics, Legal, Marketing, Finance, Leadership & Innovation

ReferenceUSA is offering a free training webinar on Growing Your Business for...

Tools & Templates

Managing Your Business

Updated: 7/26/2016

Business Basics, Legal, Marketing, Finance, Leadership & Innovation

ReferenceUSA is offering a free training webinar on Managing Your Business....

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