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Business plan writing seminar planned for July 15 in Steamboat

Steamboat Today staff

— A free business plan writing seminar is planned for July 15 at the Yampa Valley Entrepreneurship Center on Colorado Mountain College's Alpine Campus in Steamboat Springs, according to a news release.

The seminar will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m., and registration is required by calling 970-870-4491. Handouts will be provided.

Topics covered in the workshop include customer demographics and psychographics, required sections of a plan and the length of each section, content guidelines for each section, building financial forecasts, Web tools for business plan development and local resources for assistance.

This is the second workshop leading up to the 2014 Steamboat Springs Business Plan Competition, which requires submissions to be in by Sept. 15. The competition and workshops are sponsored by the Colorado Mountain College’s Yampa Valley Entrepreneurship Center, the city of Steamboat Springs, Wells Fargo Bank and SCORE.

More information about the competition, including rules, is available on the Yampa Valley Entrepreneurship Center's website.