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 

Launch! Your Ticket to Small Business Success - Sponsored by:  Key Bank

For Start-Up and New Business Owners:  
Thursday Evenings - May 7th - June 11th - 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm 

Cost:  $150.00
 If you are thinking about opening a business or are a new business owner - This class was designed especially for you! Launch is a 6 week, intensive program designed to provide foundational support and the necessary training and skills needed for launching and growing a successful business. Each week the class will  focus on a different topic and learn the necessary components  for running a successful.  Topics include:  Writing a business plan, business law and legalities, all phases of marketing:  branding, public relations, media relations, identifying your target market, web design, social media, email campaigns, etc. bookkeeping, budgeting and business tax, banking, customer service, networking and more!  You will also have an opportunity to connect and work with a mentor for post class support and guidance.  

BONUS:  Key Bank - is sponsoring a  "Business Plan Writing Contest"   A cash prize will be awarded at the graduation of class for the most complete and thorough business plan!  


Facebook Training for Business - April 14, 2015, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost: $25.00   
Join us for an interactive class where you will learn how to maximize your marketing efforts by reaching more people and sharing your message with potential new clients. Class size is small and there will be plenty of time for personal questions and attention. 

What to do when Your Networking is NOT Working! - April 22, 2015, 11:00 am - 1:00 pm 
Cost: $25.00
Are you frustrated by the results you're having from your networking efforts?  If so than join us for lunch and learn how you can make the most out of the time you spend in Leads Groups and networking functions!  This class will cover:  30-second commercials, defining your target market, designing your referral system, follow up and strategies for results and networking group accountability.

Mountain Communities Education Series:  Facebook for Business - April 21, 2015 - 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Cost:  FREE
ECoH Jobs Center

JCBRC is pleased to offer FREE quarterly training for the business community up the hill. We alternate training between Evergreen & Conifer and are also available for individual business counseling appointments the first Tuesday of each month in both communities.  Please call the office directly for more information. 303-996-8976 


Start-Up 101: April 23, 2015 - 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Cost:  FREE
Join us for a seminar on starting a business and hear an overview on the simple steps you need to take for success.  The class covers 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. 



For more details and to register please use link at top of page

We look forward to seeing you in class!



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