Who is the EGL designed for?The EGL is designed for those who have a business idea, some experience in the field, or have started a business.
What can I expect at the end of the EGL?The program culminates in a pitch contest with cash prizes!
What will be covered in the EGL?WEDC’s expert trainers will assist you with navigating all aspects of starting, running and sustaining your business. We will guide you through creating your road map for success using the Business Model Canvas.
Here are some key topics that we will discuss:
Business Model Canvas: Conduct customer discovery and ensure your product fits the market needs
Crafting Success: Create a customer profile and conduct competitive analysis for unstoppable growth
Digital Dominance: Learn the latest digital marketing and social media strategies
Pitch Perfect: Craft your executive summary and master the art of impactful pitches
Business Basics: Explore forms of business ownership and crafting your operating budget
Financial Management Skills: Master record-keeping and financial statements
Embark on the EGL, where you’ll master strategy, marketing and finance skills for real-world success. Ignite your confidence and stay at the forefront of industry trends. All with a chance to compete for cash prizes in a pitch contest. Don’t just dream about business success – ignite it!
What is the Business Model Canvas?The Business Model Canvas (BMC) is a one-page business tool used to visualize all the building blocks when you want to start or grow a business, including customers, route to market, value proposition and finance.
Date and Time
Tuesday Feb 20, 2024 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM EST
When and where are the classes?The Entrepreneur Growth Lab (EGL) starts on Tuesday, February 20, 2024. The class meets weekly on Tuesday evenings from 6pm to 9pm.
The majority of the sessions are in-person with a few remote sessions on Zoom. The in-person sessions will be held at the Dutchess Community College.
Dutchess Community College
53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601