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From writing a business plan to creating financial projections, starting your own business can be overwhelming. Business Basics will give you a firm foundation to build on.


Business Basics (available as either a face-to-face or an online course) covers the basics of starting a small business, including determining whether your idea is feasible, creating a business plan, choosing a legal entity, forming financial projections, marketing, developing a web presence and bookkeeping.

Students will receive access to online tools and resources to conduct market research and write a business plan. Learn from professionals, including an attorney, a commercial banker, an accountant and a lunch panel of entrepreneurs.

How Will Business Basics Enhance my Business or Career?

You will gain an overview of these topics through our class:

  • market research
  • business concept feasibility
  • business plan
  • legal entity choices
  • financial projections
  • funding options
  • marketing
  • bookkeeping
  • Kansas SBDC services available to assist businesses

Courses offered may include:

  • Business Basics in a Day
  • Business Basics Online

Why Choose JCCC Continuing Education Business Basics Courses?

  • We’re experienced. Our instructors are knowledgeable industry professionals.
  • We’re up-to-date. Our material is relevant, our instructors know industry trends and our labs and training equipment are top-notch.
  • We’re flexible. We offer face-to-face and online classes.
  • We’re convenient. Get high-quality courses and training close to home or customized training at your site.
  • We’re affordable. Costs are reasonable and usually less than other area training centers.
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