Entrepreneurship: Lifestyle Strategies for Making the Transition | Cleveland State University Professional Development Center in Cleveland

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Entrepreneurship: Lifestyle Strategies for Making the Transition

Course Description

Entrepreneurship: Lifestyle Strategies for Making the Transition is a 7-hour course will explore seldom talked about lifestyle changes that arise from owning your own business and provide strategies to help effectively navigate pitfalls. This class will benefit those contemplating taking the plunge, as well as those who are already navigating entrepreneurship. Interactive exercises and real life examples will reinforce the discussion and material presented.

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Know healthcare options
  • Perform financial management
  • Know legal protections
  • Schedule their time
  • Manage client bosses and client expectations
  • Know small business support organizations
  • Work with other entrepreneurs
  • Navigate  social life and relationships
  • Understand health & wellness
  • Know retirement savings
  • Evaluate marketing success
  • Evaluate pro bono opportunities

Schedule

March 7, 2018
8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Location

CSU's Monte Ahuja College of Business, 1860 E. 18th St., Cleveland, OH 44115 (map)

CEUs: 0.7

Fee: $350

To receive the EARLY BIRD RATE, you must register at least 6 weeks prior to the start date of the course. Corporate, CSU Student, Alumni and Organization membership discounts available!

Course Benefits

Competency-Based Professional Development: Our programs increase learner retention through application, which results in a more productive workforce.  Students demonstrate their competence by successfully completing a course assessment.

All Inclusive: Each course delivered at CSU includes materials, pre-test and post-test, coffee, snacks, lunch and convenient, on-site parking.

Educated and Experienced Instructors: Our instructors bring years of real-world, classroom and CPA, CFA, SHRM, PhD and MBA experience. Many hold leadership positions in northeast Ohio organizations and have taught at the graduate and undergraduate levels.

Cost-Effective: The course is designed to minimize travel expenses and time away from work.

Convenient: Flexible schedules are not only an attractive option, but a necessary for busy professionals.

Networking Opportunities: Learn from instructors and colleagues who have a variety of industry experiences to share.

Audit option: Students have the option to audit a course they have already attended at no charge within one academic year. Interested students must notify the ProDev office requesting to audit a course a minimum of 10 business days prior to the course start date to ensure there is enough seating. Audit students are responsible for their own parking and lunches. New materials will not be provided.

Corporate, Custom Availability: Can be custom-tailored to the needs of your organization to provide skills your workforce can apply immediately as a corporate training if requested.

Refund Policy

No refunds will be issued if notification is not received seven business days prior to the first day of class. Registrants who cancel will receive a refund, less a $50 processing fee, if we receive written notification a minimum of seven business days prior to the first day of class.