Entrepreneur Certificate

The Monmouth/Ocean Small Business Development Center provides small and new businesses with consulting services in a variety of areas such as management, finance, and business start-up. For information about these services, call 732-255-0468 or visit the web site: www.mosbdc.com. The business development workshops are cosponsored by the Monmouth/Ocean Small Business Development Center. All classes are held on the OCC main campus.

Business Startup Workshop

Examine the legal forms of ownership, how to register a business, setting up bookkeeping records, taxation, understanding financial statements, payroll, insurance, and licensing. Fee includes textbooks. 0.6 CEU

Financing A Small Business

Learn about SBA loans, venture capital, working with local banks, use of a business plan to secure financing, and services provided by the small Business Development Center. 0.3 CEU

A Business Plan

Comprehensive plans include sales forecasts, market identification, personnel, and income projections. Learn how to make your plan convincing. Fee includes workbooks. 0.3 CEU

Recordkeeping For Small Business

Understand financial statements, including their development, use and effective methods of analysis. Using business & accounting software, learn the general accounting cycle and how it reflects business transactions. 0.6 CEU

Marketing Strategies For Small Business

Learn about target marketing & segmentation, types of competition, databases, and internal analysis. Build a customer database and create a viable marketing mix through advertising promotions, and sales. 1.5 CEUs