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Liz Warren-Pederson
Eller College of Management
520.626.9547
news@eller.arizona.edu
 

The University of Arizona’s Eller College of Management teams up with SCORE business counselors to offer a two-part business plan development seminar January 13 and January 20, 2005

Seats are limited so register now. Pre-pay by Thursday, January 13th to receive a free copy of the Ultimate Business Planner® Software, a $100.00 value.

TUCSON, Ariz. – January 3, 2004 – The University of Arizona’s Eller College of Management and SCORE Counselors to America’s Small Business have partnered to offer a business plan development seminar to Arizona business owners or individuals planning to launch a business.

The program consists of two half-day sessions:

  • Session One: Business Plan Development — Thursday, January 13, 8:30 am - Noon
  • Session Two: Business Plan Financials — Thursday, January 20, 8:30 am - Noon

Location:

The sessions are held at The University of Arizona’s Hoffman E-Commerce Lab, McClelland Hall, Room 218, 1130 E. Helen Street, east of the parking garage at the corner of Park Avenue and Helen Street.

Cost:

$35.00 per session includes free parking and refreshments. Payment may be made by session with cash or check at the door. Those who register for both sessions with pre-payment by Thursday, January 13 will receive a free copy of the Ultimate Business Planner® Software, a $100.00 value.

To reserve your space:
Space is limited, so make your reservation as soon as possible by calling SCORE at 520.670.5008. A SCORE counselor will contact you with confirmation and attendance details.

More details:

Session One - Business Plan Development
Thursday, January 13

8:30 am - “Why Write a Business Plan?” and “Introduction to Business Plan Basics”
9:30 am - Step-by-step build your business plan with coaching and software guidance
11:00 am - Financial information preparation, what is required, and how to get it
12:00 pm - Wrap-up

Session Two - Business Plan Financials
Thursday, January 20

8:30 am - “Why Financial Projections?” and “How Financial Projections Can Make or Break Your Plan”
9:30 am - Hands on financial statement development plan with coaching and software guidance; create cash plans, expense and revenue projections with P&L and breakeven analysis
12:00 pm - Wrap-up

Seminars are sponsored by the Hoffman E-Commerce Lab at The University of Arizona’s Eller College of Management, SCORE Counselors to America's Small Business (an affiliate of the US Small Business Administration), and Atlas Business Solutions, Inc., provider of the Ultimate Business Planner® Software.

About SCORE

Since 1964, the SCORE Association has assisted more than 6.7 million aspiring entrepreneurs and small business owners through free and confidential counseling and business workshops. SCORE volunteer business counselors serve their communities through entrepreneur education dedicated to the formation, growth, and success of small businesses. Visit SCORE on the Web at www.score.org, or contact the Tucson chapter at 520.670.5008.

The Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona is internationally recognized for pioneering research, innovative curriculum, distinguished faculty, excellence in management information systems, entrepreneurship, and social responsibility. U.S. News & World Report ranks the Eller undergraduate program #11 among public business schools and two of its programs are among the top 20 — Entrepreneurship and MIS. U.S. News & World Report ranks the Eller MBA Full-Time program #48 in the U.S. The College is among the leaders of business schools generating grant funds for research. In addition to a Full-Time MBA program, the Eller College offers the 25th ranked Evening MBA program, the Eller Executive MBA and the Online MBA. The Eller College of Management supports more than 5,000 undergraduate and 600 graduate students on the UA campus in beautiful Tucson, Arizona, and a satellite campus in Phoenix.

Press Contact:
Liz Warren-Pederson, Eller College of Management
520.626.9547, news@eller.arizona.edu

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