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BUSS:710 Advertising, Marketing and PR on a Dime09/16-09/16  

Explore some of the best ways to advertise, market and get public relations for your business with little or no money. Learn how to stretch your budget by maximizing the image of your product or service. Learn to take control and know the consumer you want. We'll discuss tools to create and capture customer value, managing marketing information to assess buyer behavior, communicating your brand, social responsibility and ethics. Class will meet in SO-204 on 9/23. Cost for adults 60 and over $20.00.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70102
  • Meeting Dates= 09/16-09/16
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Social Science Bldg 206
  • Instructor= Robin Boyce
  • Fees= $ 39.00
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314-984-7777
 
BUSS:701 Artisans and Crafters: Making Money with Your Business09/23-09/23  

You've been honing your talent and finding a demand for your handmade craft or artistic products, but how do you navigate the "indie" marketplace? Get ready for the upcoming holiday season and learn tips from award winning artist, 35 year veteran in the arts and former Executive Director of Best of Missouri Hands, "Mike" Ochonicky as she discusses: effective marketing techniques, outlets to sell online and in-person, balancing creativity with administrative tasks, and more. Bring a notebook and pen to class. Cost for adults 60 and over $15.50.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70186
  • Meeting Dates= 09/23-09/23
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Social Science Bldg 107
  • Instructor= Michelle Ochonicky
  • Fees= $ 29.00
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314-984-7777
 
  Artisans and Crafters: Making Money with Your Business09/15-09/15  

You've been honing your talent and finding a demand for your handmade craft or artistic products, but how do you navigate the "indie" marketplace? Get ready for the upcoming holiday season and learn tips from award winning artist, 35 year veteran in the arts and former Executive Director of Best of Missouri Hands, "Mike" Ochonicky as she discusses: effective marketing techniques, outlets to sell online and in-person, balancing creativity with administrative tasks, and more. Bring a notebook and pen to class. Cost for adults 60 and over $15.50.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70185
  • Meeting Dates= 09/15-09/15
  • Meeting Days= M
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Forest Park - G Tower 117
  • Instructor= Michelle Ochonicky
  • Fees= $ 29.00
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314-984-7777
 
BUSS:702 Business Plan Development10/01-10/29  

An intensive, four-session, individually customized course designed to provide new and aspiring entrepreneurs with the tools and resources to create a solid business plan. Experienced business facilitators/coaches will guide group sessions, and share practical experiences to enhance your business. Participants learn with and from their peers, creating a powerful network that continues well after the program is complete. These sessions are enriched with guest speakers from various disciplines including the legal profession, marketing, human resources, and financing. In addition, each participant will begin by taking the GrowthWheel assessment and receive customized tools based on this assessment to assist as you build your plan. Weekly homework assignments are given and participation is required to be successful in the class. Continued counseling from a business counselor and certified life coach is available after the completion of the class. Program is offered in collaboration with the Small Business and Technology Development Center. No class 10/22. Cost for adults 60 and over $82.50.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70587
  • Meeting Dates= 10/01-10/29
  • Meeting Days= W
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Library CNFL
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 99.00
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314-984-7777
 
BUSS:710 Creating a Breakthrough Marketing Program for Your Small Business10/25-10/25  

Get a hands-on approach to understanding the foundational pieces of a marketing program and how to create a marketing plan that can help your small business move beyond the basics of marketing. Learn to develop objectives and strategies to assist you in meeting your goals. Program is offered in collaboration with the Small Business and Technology Development Center. Cost for adults 60 and over $26.00.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70594
  • Meeting Dates= 10/25-10/25
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Business Admin Bld 220
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 35.00
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314-984-7777
 
BUSS:705 Keeping Records for a Small Business10/16-10/23  

As a small business owner, it is important for you to have good record keeping procedures and accurately follow tax guidelines. Taught by small business tax professional, T. Spector, CPA, class topics include internal and external financial records, different forms of business ownership (and their specific record keeping requirements), setting up your own books, management reporting, travel and entertainment expenses, home office expenses, methods for tracking and deducting vehicle expenses. The instructor welcomes a two way discussion and questions about your specific situation. Cost for adults 60 and over $49.50.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70135
  • Meeting Dates= 10/16-10/23
  • Meeting Days= Th
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Business Admin Bld 124
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 69.00
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314-984-7777
 
BUSS:701 S.C.O.R.E Seminar12/06-12/06  

You will enjoy this special short course to acquaint the small business owner or operator with current management principles as they relate specifically to small business operations. It is designed to be particularly helpful if you are planning to start your own business. Topics include business terms, forms and risks of ownership, marketing, record keeping, legal aspects and insurance needs. Finding capital, financial planning, tax considerations and other business functions will also be discussed. All students must register with the SCORE Office online at www.stlscore.org. Lunch not provided. Fee for class materials payable to SCORE at registration; $50 early registration; $55 after the 1st of the month prior to seminar date; $60 at the door.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70091
  • Meeting Dates= 12/06-12/06
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:15 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Social Science Bldg 109
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
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314-984-7777
 
  S.C.O.R.E Seminar09/06-09/06  

You will enjoy this special short course to acquaint the small business owner or operator with current management principles as they relate specifically to small business operations. It is designed to be particularly helpful if you are planning to start your own business. Topics include business terms, forms and risks of ownership, marketing, record keeping, legal aspects and insurance needs. Finding capital, financial planning, tax considerations and other business functions will also be discussed. All students must register with the SCORE Office online at www.stlscore.org. Lunch not provided. Fee for class materials payable to SCORE at registration; $50 early registration; $55 after the 1st of the month prior to seminar date; $60 at the door.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70088
  • Meeting Dates= 09/06-09/06
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:15 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Social Science Bldg 109
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
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314-984-7777
 
  S.C.O.R.E Seminar10/11-10/11  

You will enjoy this special short course to acquaint the small business owner or operator with current management principles as they relate specifically to small business operations. It is designed to be particularly helpful if you are planning to start your own business. Topics include business terms, forms and risks of ownership, marketing, record keeping, legal aspects and insurance needs. Finding capital, financial planning, tax considerations and other business functions will also be discussed. All students must register with the SCORE Office online at www.stlscore.org. Lunch not provided. Fee for class materials payable to SCORE at registration; $50 early registration; $55 after the 1st of the month prior to seminar date; $60 at the door.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70089
  • Meeting Dates= 10/11-10/11
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:15 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Social Science Bldg 109
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
Call
314-984-7777
 
  S.C.O.R.E Seminar11/08-11/08  

You will enjoy this special short course to acquaint the small business owner or operator with current management principles as they relate specifically to small business operations. It is designed to be particularly helpful if you are planning to start your own business. Topics include business terms, forms and risks of ownership, marketing, record keeping, legal aspects and insurance needs. Finding capital, financial planning, tax considerations and other business functions will also be discussed. All students must register with the SCORE Office online at www.stlscore.org. Lunch not provided. Fee for class materials payable to SCORE at registration; $50 early registration; $55 after the 1st of the month prior to seminar date; $60 at the door.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70090
  • Meeting Dates= 11/08-11/08
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 8:15 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Social Science Bldg 109
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
Call
314-984-7777
 
BUSS:706 Small Business Tax Seminar10/11-10/11  

If you are thinking of starting a small business or have already done so, this program is designed for you. Join small business tax professional, T. Spector, CPA, and learn the essentials of starting a business; business use of the home, recordkeeping, independent contractor versus employee, hobby versus business, federal income tax and employment tax requirements. This program is designed for sole proprietors, but much of the information relates to all forms of business ownership. The instructor welcomes a two way discussion and questions about your specific situation. Cost for adults 60 and over $26.50.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70138
  • Meeting Dates= 10/11-10/11
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Business Admin Bld 124
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 39.00
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314-984-7777
 
BUSS:701 Starting and Managing a Small Business09/20-09/27  

Are you thinking about starting and managing a small business in Missouri? Designed for individuals who are considering starting a business, have made the decision to start or who have been in business for less than two years, this program will discuss: the basics of business ownership, planning for success, organizational forms of business, legal and regulatory environment, recordkeeping and information management, marketing, financing and resources. Program is offered in collaboration with the Small Business and Technology Development Center. Cost for adults 60 and over $40.00.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70582
  • Meeting Dates= 09/20-09/27
  • Meeting Days= Sa
  • Meeting Times= 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Business Admin Bld 220
  • Instructor= CE Org Staff
  • Fees= $ 59.00
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314-984-7777
 
BUSS:741 Understanding Accounting09/23-09/23  

Designed for individuals with non-financial backgrounds who work with budgets or those wanting to enter an office manager position, this course provides an overview of accounting terminology and processes, analyzing financial activities and statements, and applying the fundamentals of accounting. Course will cover debits, credits, general ledgers, assets, liabilities, balance sheets, profit and loss statements and more. Cost for adults 60 and over $18.00.

  • Registration Code= 201425 70093
  • Meeting Dates= 09/23-09/23
  • Meeting Days= T
  • Meeting Times= 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
  • Location= Meramec - Communications South 205
  • Instructor= Kimberly Franklin
  • Fees= $ 35.00
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314-984-7777