Steamboat briefs: First Steps seminar set for 6 p.m. Wednesday at CMC
February 16, 2013
A First Steps seminar for those who are interested in starting a small business is from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday in the new Academic Center, Room 127, at Colorado Mountain College. The free seminar will help attendees answer the following questions:
Who are my customers, why do they want/need my product/service and how many are out there? How do I build a revenue/sales forecast? How much money will I need to start a business and how do I build a monthly expense budget? What is the forecast for profit/loss my first two years? What are the sources of funding for my business and what do they require? What resources are available to help me with the planning process?
For more information, call Small Business Resource Center Manager Randy Rudasics at 970-870-4491.
Horizons, students at CMC host Valentine's Day dance
Horizons Specialized Services and Colorado Mountain College students partnered to host a Valentine's Day Dinner and Dance on Tuesday for special needs clients in Routt County. Members of the Residence Hall Association and Phi Theta Kappa helped with organization, setup and cleanup, according to a news release.
Horizons Volunteer Coordinator Tommy Larson called the event a special evening.
"We loved the effort and camaraderie they shared. The great partnerships we have in the community allow our organization to grow and thrive," Larson told CMC staff after the event.
Contact the college at 970-870-4479 if you have a service opportunity for students and clubs.