Operation JumpStart is a practical, hands-on training course designed to help entrepreneurs test the feasibility of their business ideas and plan to launch new ventures. The 36 hour course is delivered two nights per week for six weeks. The first night of Operation JumpStart is an energy-charged evening which will familiarize you with all of the supportive services of the CIE. You will also be given valuable learning tools to help you accelerate your business idea or concept.
The course is completed after: 6 weeks of attendance, business counseling sessions, outside-of-the-classroom learning, and submission of a feasibility plan.
Led by the success of Operation JumpStart Missouri, the Operation JumpStart model will assist any community leader, organization, or entrepreneur to build a strong and vibrant community through the acceleration of the number of new, successful businesses.
The course gives microentrepreneurs the opportunity to evaluate and test ideas in a safe and supportive environment. All courses are taught by highly-qualified and certified instructors and business coaches are on hand to offer support and guidance.
Developing the Business Concept • Products and Services
Market Analysis and Market Research • Business Competition Analysis
Price and Profitablity • Cash Flow Management
Financial Management • Legal Structures
Please register here or call the CIE at (573) 651-2929 in advance as seating is limited.