Entrepreneurship Courses Through KU

Partnership with Kutztown University’s Small Business Development Center

Through this partnership, HETS members have access to an extensive series of online non-credit Entrepreneurship courses, in both English and Spanish. These are free on-demand online courses that can be uploaded to members”” websites for the benefit of their constituencies. These courses will also be available as part of the HETS-Blackboard Portal.
The Kutztown University SBDC provides general business consulting services and educational programs to entrepreneurs looking to start or grow a small business. As part of these community services, the Center has developed over 90 Online Learning Programs, and are constantly adding more programs. This is one of the largest collection of free, on-demand entrepreneurial training resources available in the United Statesand is part of KU’s “Success Network”. The offerings include online learning programs from the SBA, IRS, Small Biz U, Virtual Advisor, and other custom programs from the Pennsylvania SBDC Network.

Some of the available free courses include:

Accounting 101

Creating a Profit and Loss Statement

Maintaining an Agile Company

Strategic Planning and Execution

Assessing Your Company””s Financial Needs

Business Opportunities: A Guide to Winning Federal Contracts

Protecting Your Business with Patents, Copyrights, and Trademarks

Entrepreneurial Strategies

Personalization Strategies to Attract and Retain Customers

What you need to know about Federal Taxes and your new business

Online Tutorial for Starting a Business

There are around 25 courses in Spanish, including:

Conduct a Marketing Analysis

Como analizar su competencia

Como crear un plan estratégico

Como crear una ventaja competitiva

Crafting a Business Plan: Elaborando un Plan de Negocio

Realización de un análisis de mercado

For a complete list of On-Demand Online Courses, visit http://www.kutztownsbdc.org/course_listing.asp

To learn more about Kutztown University’s Latino Business Resource Center, access http://www.kutztownsbdc.org/lbrc/

For KU’s Small Business Development Center, go to http://www.kutztownsbdc.org/

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