No matter where are you in the business planning stage, Kyle will be available to answer questions and help you create a framework to start and complete your plan!
Developing a Business Plan Kyle Huneke, Farm Business Management Instructor, Riverland Community College
Where are you in the business planning stage? This business planning session will give you tools, answer questions and give you a framework to start and complete your business plan! We will work together developing a business plan that will best fit your operations philosophies and goals.
Does Facebook overwhelm you? Join Da'Nela for a conversation that'll help put your mind at ease and get you started on growing your business on social media!
Getting Social with Facebook Da’Nela Higgins, DH Consulting
This session is for Facebook beginners who are interested in growing their business with social media. I won’t use any fancy language or talk about algorithms’ – we’ll cover the basics of using Facebook for small business including tips, resources for creating posts, how and when to check your numbers and prepare a simple social media plan that will make content creation a breeze!
We are so happy to have AURI joining us again for the 2nd Annual Conference! AURI's goal is to help clients succeed and especially succeed in the commercialization process. Lolly and Jason will be holding an Open Office Hour where they will meet with potential clients 1:1 to help answer a specific question you have. Some examples of questions that they can help you answer are:
• My jam is runny, what can I do? • I sell fresh meat but am interested in doing a shelf stable jerky, how do I start? • How do I get my product into a grocery store/retail? • Does my pesto need to be refrigerated? • How do I determine the shelf life of my product? • How do I get my product certified organic? • The AURI team can also help with resources for business plans, financing, etc.
We are thrilled to have Mary Holtorf join us this year! Mary's passion is to help develop leaders-helping them learn, grow, set and achieve goals. Mary will help us discover who we are as leaders and help us navigate towards being successful entrepreneurs.
3 Essential Questions You Need to Ask to Lead a Successful Business (Leadership Questions) Mary Holtorf, Leadership Development Resources
Leading a business or a new venture is a brave endeavor. Answering these questions about what you do will lead to success in your business and help you navigate the road ahead. There will be a list of helpful resources shared to help you to realize your dream and help bring it to reality.
It's that time of year again….tax season. We all get through it in our own way. One thing about taxes is it can be confusing to navigate if you don't have time to dig through the information available. That is why we are so happy that Amber and Mark will be returning this year to provide information that can help you approach tax time with confidence!
Not in the food business? This session is still for you! You can also visit the Minnesota Department of Revenue table to chat with Amber and Mark and pick up some useful tip sheets.