Financial Literacy: Money Talks – Running a Business (Entrepreneurship & Management)

Ever dreamt of starting your own business or being the boss? Join us and we’ll unlock the secrets to starting and running a successful business in a way that’s easy and fun to understand.

1. The Entrepreneur Spirit: Bringing Ideas to Life
We’ll kick off with the heart of entrepreneurship – turning great ideas into real businesses. Discover what it means to be an entrepreneur, the exciting journey of creating something from scratch, and the satisfaction of seeing your ideas come to life.

2. The Business Plan: Your Roadmap to Success
Every successful journey needs a map, and in business, that’s your business plan. Learn how to create a simple yet effective plan that outlines your business idea, how you’ll make money, and what you’ll need to get started.

3. Money Matters: Funding Your Dream
Let’s talk money – how to get it and how to use it wisely. Understand different ways to fund your business, from savings to loans to investors, and learn the importance of managing your finances for long-term success.

4. Marketing Magic: Attracting Customers
No business can thrive without customers. We’ll explore the world of marketing and how to attract people to your business. From catchy names and cool logos to advertising and social media, learn how to get people excited about what you offer.

5. Management Skills: Being a Great Leader
Running a business also means being a good leader. We’ll dive into what makes a great manager, how to lead a team, make decisions, and solve problems. It’s all about guiding your business ship through calm and stormy seas alike.

6. Interactive Workshop: Create Your Mini-Business Plan
Get ready to put on your entrepreneur hat! In our interactive workshop, you’ll come up with a business idea and start creating your mini-business plan. It’s a fun way to apply what you’ve learned and get a taste of being an entrepreneur.

Join us for this exciting session where you’ll learn the basics of entrepreneurship and business management.

The event is only possible because of the generous support of the Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council.

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