• 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

Jan
05

Business Plan 1

Okay, so you have a business concept - now you need to create a business plan. Learn how to write an effective business plan that will be your...

Jan
12

Business Plan 2

This is the continuation of developing the business plan.We will discuss online resources helpful in the development and operation of your business...

Jan
19

Small Business Legalese

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

Jan
26

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...

Feb
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

Million dollar consulting proposals : how to write a proposal that's accepted every time

Updated: 7/31/2018

Business Basics, Legal, Finance, Leadership & Innovation

From bestselling author Alan Weiss, Million Dollar Consulting Proposals...

Tools & Templates

Innovation mentality : six strategies to disrupt the status quo and reinvent the way we work

Updated: 7/31/2018

Concept 2 Business, Business Basics, Leadership & Innovation

Featuring six ways to disrupt the status quo and reinvent the way we work,...

Tools & Templates

QuickBooks 2018 For Dummies

Updated: 6/28/2018

Finance

It shows you step by step how to build the perfect budget, simplify tax...

Tools & Templates

Startup Checklist: 25 Steps to a Scalable, High-Growth Business

Updated: 6/28/2018

Legal, Marketing, Finance

This invaluable guide provides the concrete steps that will get your new...

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