Beginning June 26, the Thurston Economic Development Council’s (EDC) Center for Business & Innovation (CB&I) will offer Financial Mastery as part of our ScaleUp Training Series.
Scholarships for Businesses Located in Olympia, Lacey and Tumwater make the classes free or very low cost
Do you know if your business is really making money? Are you always short of cash but your business seems to be going well? Do you want to grow your business, use it to fund your retirement, and attract lenders and investors? Do you want to build your business to a financially strong and stable enterprise that is your greatest asset? Then Financial Mastery is how you can learn how to do all of this and more.
In Financial Mastery you will gain tools you can use to make better decisions with foresight confidence. You’ll learn how to understand your financial statements, build a business model and project cash flow. You will be able to evaluate the profitability of your marketing plan and make adjustments to have the profits you desire. You’ll learn how to set benchmarks so you can measure your business performance and make adjustments for better results. As you grow your business good financial management becomes increasingly important to you as an investor and to banks when you need a loan.
Financial Mastery is a 4-week course that includes:
- Four 3 1/2-hour class sessions on Zoom
- Valuable interaction and shared learning with other business owners
- Opportunity for one-on-one business advising
Financial Mastery will teach you how to:
- Better understand your profit and loss statement and balance sheet
- Recognize your key financial drivers
- Plan profits and growth with positive cash flow
- Find and control hidden cash flows
- Build financial strength for future value
The cities of Lacey, Olympia and Tumwater support small business growth by providing scholarships to ScaleUp participants. Learn more at ScaleUpThurston.org.
WHO: Thurston EDC Center for Business & Innovation
WHAT: ScaleUp’s Financial Mastery
WHEN: June 26th, July 3rd, July 10th, and July 17th 8:30-12
WHERE: These are virtual classes.
COST: $533, however scholarships are available for businesses located in Lacey, Olympia and Tumwater.
REGISTER: Email email@example.com or call (360) 464-6060 to register today!
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact James Davis at (360) 464-6051or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sponsored by: TwinStar Credit Union
Program Partners: The cities of Lacey, Olympia and Tumwater
Photo: Daniel Lowe is the instructor of Financial Mastery. Lowe is the owner of Daniel Lowe & Associates, a South Sound area business consulting firm specializing in helping owners improve their finances.