Startup & Entrepreneurship Training
Classes to start and grow your business
SBEC is a proud member of the Consortium for Entrepreneurship Education. CEE is our FIRST Link to Entrepreneurship Education, small business design,the entrepreneurial mindset, micro-enterprise, small business management, enterprising behavior, home-based business, self employment, or just plain business start up!
The SBEC provides awesome in class offerings through its resource partner University of Missouri Small Business Development Center.
Cybersecurity is the body of technologies, processes and practices designed to protect networks, computers, programs and data from attack, damage or unauthorized access. One of the most problematic elements of cybersecurity is the quickly and constantly evolving nature of security risks. Is your business prepared in the event of a cybersecurity breach? Now is the time to take stock of your cybersecurity health, including the importance of securing information through best cybersecurity practices; identifying your risk and the types of cyberthreats; and learning best practices for guarding against cyberthreats. The following resources are provided to help your business to learn about potential cybersecurity threats and the resources available to help your company become better prepared.
Go to https://smallbusinessbigthreat.com/missouri/ to see if you are ready!
Starting A Small Business
Have you always wanted to start your own business, but didn't know where to start? Take this online class. The course is self-paced and consists of 7 modules, no module is more than 15 minutes in length. The entire self-paced course should take no more that 90 minutes. There are no activities, quizzes or other assessments. The purpose of course is strictly to provide information. There are no prerequisite knowledge and competencies.
Are you over 50 and looking for ways to improve your current financial situation? Have you ever dreamed of being your own boss? Work for Yourself@50+ has the information you need to succeed.
AARP Foundation’s Work for Yourself@50+ initiative will help you gain the knowledge, support, and resources you need to make informed decisions about working for yourself and take the right first steps toward successful self-employment.
The decision to start your own business can be both exciting and daunting. Work for Yourself@50+breaks the choices down for older adults in an approachable way through five steps:
Work for Yourself@50+ is made possible in part through a grant from The Hartford.