Chamber offers basic business plan class

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

A seminar is aimed at giving aspiring entrepreneurs insight on what a business plan is, why it is important, and what the major sections of the plan are will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 8, at the Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce.

During the seminar each of the major narrative sections of the business plan will be reviewed. These include the reference sections - Title Page, Table of Contents, Confidentiality/Non-Disclosure, Salary/Wage Matrix, Time Line/Project Plan, and Job Description - and the content sections - Owner Biography/Experience, Business Description, Product/Service Description, Target Market Identification, Marketing Strategy, Management Summary, Operations Summary, Mission Statement, and Executive Summary.

Business Plan financials will be covered in a separate seminar. Prerequisites for this seminar are completion of the TSBDC-MTSU Starting Your Own Business Workshop or a minimum of one year of active business operations.

There is no charge to attend the seminar. Reservations are required and available online at or by calling 615-898-2745. Please arrive and sign in 10 minutes prior to the startup of the seminar. Accommodations are available for the handicapped.