Financial Literacy: Level Up
Level UP – The Finance Masterclass for Black Business Owners, is a 13- week program which will equip you to successfully navigate the minefields of funding as a Black Business Owner.
From gaining access to funding, managing debt, navigating tax-season, preparing a solid business case for loan applications, and walking away a winner when seeking to acquire venture capital funding.
Register here: http://bit.ly/BBPALevelUP
The program will be hosted every Tuesday, beginning January 19th, 2021 through to April 13th at 2:00pm. We will feature note-worthy speakers, exercises, debates and activities to collectively support and build a roadmap for the success of our Black businesses.
First session: Tuesday, January 19, 2020
Time: 2pm EST
Certificate of completion for participants.
|Market considerations for running a business in 2021
Covering: Government plans, legislative changes, opportunities in the market
|1||Tuesday, January 19, 2021|
|Legal forms of business – which would you benefit most from?||2||Tuesday, January 26, 2021|
|Registering your business – Why it is important and how to get it done||3||Tuesday, February 2, 2021|
|Getting capital in 2021 – what are your options?||4||Tuesday, February 9, 2021|
|Putting your best case forward – How to beat the business loan application process.||5||Tuesday, February 16, 2021|
|Is the Shark Tank for You? Securing Venture Capital Funding||6||Tuesday, February 23, 2021|
|Insurance for you and your business – why do you need it and best practice in getting it done||7||Tuesday, March 2, 2021|
Your Financial Reporting Requirements
Paying the Piper – Managing Taxation
|8||Tuesday, March 9, 2021|
Fool proof tactics for preparing Financial Statements
Your financial ratios – what they mean and how to leverage them to your advantage
|9||Tuesday, March 16, 2021|
|Keeping it Liquid – Approaches to Managing Cashflow, Inventory and Debt||10||Tuesday, March 23, 2021|
|Investing for business owners – making your money grow while you sleep.||11||Tuesday, March 30, 2021|
|Leveraging Technology in Managing Your Business Finances||12||Tuesday, April 6, 2021|
|Expanding Online – Considerations Domestic and International Markets||13||Tuesday, April 13, 2021|