Business Planning for Savvy Business Owners

• Creating a Business Plan
• Goal Development
• Business Development
• Marketing Plans
• Advertising Strategies
• Financials – Overview

Speaker bios:

Ramin Ramhormozi, an SBDC Business Advisor since 2017. Ramin helps entrepreneurs and small businesses navigate the world of e-commerce and digital marketing. His 25+ years of experience in
e-commerce has ranged from operating online retail businesses, to launching e-commerce software to providing e-commerce strategy and consultation to companies both big and small. His focus is in the areas of e-commerce operations and growth marketing. In addition, Ramin is the CEO and Managing Partner at SKU Agency in Austin, TX.

Connie Sparks, an SBDC Business Advisor since 2006. Connie assists SBDC clients with business plans, business modeling, business financing, business startup, general business management and SWOT (Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats) assessments. She is a Certified Personal and Professional Development Coach. In 2000, she founded Wade Institute, which helps companies grow by creating revenue-generating ideas, obtaining financing, and improving processes and project management. Connie is author of The Entrepreneur’s Guide for Starting a Business and Where’s the Money: Big Dollars to Do Big Business Like the Big Boys. In 2009, she received the Small Business Administration’s Home-Based Business Champion Award.