12 Students Graduate From MEO Business Planning Course
MEO’s Business Development Program graduated twelve students from its latest Core Four Business Planning course on Dec. 17, 2019.
While at the graduation luncheon, the soon-to-be entrepreneurs received one-on-one guidance from local commercial bankers representing First Hawaiian Bank, Bank of Hawaiʻi, Hawaiʻi State Federal Credit Union and American Savings Bank.
MEO BDC’s Core Four Business Planning is a 36-hour course on how to write a business plan while providing the information on how to start, operate and grow a business. It is designed for those thinking of starting a business or those who need further direction.
Those interested in learning more about the entrepreneurial training course can call Maui Economic Opportunity, Inc. Business Development Center at (808) 249-2990.
One hour introductory classes or the next session will be held at MEO’s Family Center on Thursday, Jan. 2, from 6 to 7 p.m., and, at the Maui County Business Resource Center at the Maui Mall on Friday, Jan. 3, from noon to 1 p.m.
The six-week series begins on Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020 from 6 to 9 p.m. and will be held two days a week through Feb. 18, 2020. The course cost is $300. Financial assistance is available.
Registration is required for the six-week series and can be done at the introductory classes or any weekday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at MEO’s Family Center. Funding from the County of Maui Mayor’s Office of Economic Development helps to make the Core Four Business Planning Classes possible.