Jefferson County Business Education Series

BEST Mission Statement
Business Education Series Training (BEST) is a partnership of the Jefferson County municipal and non-profit business specialists which provides high quality education seminars and training sessions to the region's business community that are relevant, diverse and affordable for the purpose of encouraging successful growth in a challenging business climate.

Best Education Series Training 2015

CO PTAC – Helping You Acquire Government Contracts - NEW DATE AND LOCATION!
Cost:  FREE

New: Date:  Thursday, January 29, 2015 – 8:00 am – 9:30 am
There are many opportunities to grow your business through federal, state, and local government procurement but most business owners don’t understand the steps necessary to be successful.  Colorado Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) is a free resource to any business wanting to do business with governments. 

New:  Location: Jeffco Business Resource Center
1667 Cole Blvd.
Bldg. 19 - Ste. 400
Lakewood, CO  80401


JCBRC to Host THRIVE Advisory Boards – 2015!
THRIVE  Advisory Board Introductory Seminar: January 23rd & February 11th
Cost:  FREE
Time: 9:00 am – 11:00

Location: Denver West Office Park
1626 Cole Blvd.
Bldg. 7 – 4th Floor Conference Room
Lakewood, CO  80401

Thrive boards meet monthly to provide participants with powerful new insights, counsel and support that translates into improved outcomes in business and life. 

To learn more about THRIVE Advisory Boards and to register please visit:

New Program:
Launch!  Success Steps to Starting a Business
Cost:  $150.00

Launch! Is a 6 week, half-day interactive program designed for start-ups and new business owners that will provide foundational support and necessary skills for launching and growing a successful business.  The Launch! Program instructors donated their time and services to JCBRC and our clients.  Attendees will benefit from their knowledge and expertise along with their personal stories and perspectives of being a business owner. There is no better way to learn how to run a successful business than from someone who has achieved it!    

Start-Up 101

Cost:  FREE

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 – 5:45 pm – 7:45 pm

Join us for a seminar overview on starting a business and learn the simple steps you need to take for success.  This class covers all the commonly-asked questions including:  how to do a trade name search, choosing the right legal structure, registering with the state, local licensing requirements, the business planning process and options for financing your business.


Location: JCBRC Conference Room
1667 Cole Blvd., Bldg. 19, Ste. 400

Lakewood, CO  80226≠




We look forward to seeing you in class!

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