MED Week 2021 offerings from The Business Center
FREE! All sessions online via Zoom
The Educational Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) is available to eligible businesses that contribute to educational improvement organizations, in order to promote expanded educational opportunities for students in Pennsylvania.
You are eligible if your company pays taxes to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania on any of the following:
Pamela Rich-Wheeler, Executive Director and Co-Founder of The Business Center, joined Evening WURDS host Nick Taliaferro to discuss The Business Center and opportunities for start up businesses. The show aired February 11, 2021.
Experts will evaluate your online presence of your business and help you develop a social media marketing plan to go forward in this new climate.
WHERE: Completely online!
WHEN: 5 THURSDAYS, March 11 – April 8, 2021 *note new start date and weekday*
TIME: 6:00 – 7:30 pm ET
COST: $125.00 plus non-refundable $25 registration fee (financial aid available, contact email@example.com)
LEARN HOW TO:
Note: if you are interested in financial aid, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org after you have completed the online registration form.
“Join this dynamic, motivational business plan class created to encourage and prepare new and existing entrepreneurs with the information they will need to start, sustain and expand their business.” Join the virtual class and learn with other entrepreneurs!
How it works: This is an intensive course. The objective is for you to have a complete business plan at the end. New sessions open on Monday each week including a live Zoom meeting at 6:30 pm ET, and you will be assigned videos, readings, and work for you to complete during the week – on your own – at times that are best for you. If you are not able to be a part of the live meeting each week, there will be a recording available. Each week’s work builds your skills and helps you collect and organize all of the information you need to complete the business plan.
It is recommended all learners have access to a laptop or desktop computer so that they have all the resources needed in order to create a complete Business Plan document for presentation at the end of the course.
You will learn how to:
Cost for the course
Course Fee: $350
Additional Course Materials: $30.00
There is a $25 non-refundable registration fee
Financial Aid is available – complete and return this form
Loan Approvals of $10,000 (or more) may be offered for Viable Completed Business Plans
Meet the Lead Instructor
Ronald Williford is the President/ Founder of Philadelphia Financial Consultants, LLC., an independent financial planning brokerage specializing in personal financial planning, retirement planning, small business consulting and tax planning. He is noted a speaker on various financial topics and is the host of the program “Let’s Talk Money.” He has over 36 years of experience in the financial services industry in various positions. His motto is “Financial planning begins with education.
Ron earned his B.A. degree in Economics from Villanova University. He currently serves on the boards of the Haverford YMCA, Retired Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP), Main Line NAACP Branch (Treasurer) and Making A Way International. INC. Ron is a member of the Trustee Ministry of Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church and is also active in the Financial and Education Support Ministries.
Ron and his wife, Tanya, reside in North Wales, Pa. They are the proud parents of Jenea Williford, Shannan Williford-Burton and Salina Williford.