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Chicago Academy | Be Your Own Boss Class 7 - Creating the Business Plan

Course Overview

This course is offered in person at the Chicago Community Academy. For virtual offerings, please click here

Your health and safety are most important. We will adhere to any CDC or local health guidance and you will be notified if this course will transition to a virtual offering. 

Note: if interested in attending the entire series of classes, please register for each class separately



Cost : Free
Duration : 01 Hour(s) 30 Minutes

Course Details

In order to start a business, you need to start by setting yourself up for success. To be successful, you’ll need to have a plan. Hence, it’s crucial to create a business plan early. In this course, we will develop a one-page business plan.
At the end of this course, participants will be able to:
  • Develop a vision and mission statement along with goals and a growth plan for your business.
  • Identify what a business plan is.
  • Describe the advantages and disadvantages of a one-page business plan.
  • Identify the different aspects of a one-page business plan.
  • Utilize financial forecasts to avoid business downfalls due to under planning​

This series is best taken in order by completing with each class building on work from the previous. From these classes, you can expect to have a broad overview of various points to consider when opening or starting a business.


Be Your Own Boss Series Course Details

Class 1: Starting a Business Class 2: Finding the Value Class 3: Understanding the Customer
Class 4: Validating the Product or Service Class 5: Marketing the Business Class 6: Running the Business
Class 7: Creating the Business Plan Class 8: Evaluating the Business


    Location: Chicago, IL, 60620

    Date: Sunday, Jan 30, 2022

    Time: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM CST

    Class Type: In-Person

    Seats Available: 18

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    Location: Chicago, IL, 60620

    Date: Thursday, Feb 03, 2022

    Time: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM CST

    Class Type: In-Person

    Seats Available: 18

    Register