The key to small business success is twofold: great planning and equally great management. A new workshop series will address four subject of critical importance to any entrepreneur.

Entrepreneurship to the Fourth Power, which began with business planning session, will continue July 23, Aug. 27 and Oct. 15. Each session will be held at Mesquite City Hall, 757 N. Galloway. Networking will begin at 4:30 p.m., followed by the workshops at 5-7:30 p.m.

Subjects by date will be:
  • July 23, Money-Where it is and How to Get It: Including sources for funding, requirements and the application process
  • Aug. 27, Marketing and Sales Strategies: Social media know-how, basics for creating a website, and the Four Ps of Marketing
  • Oct. 15, Budgeting and Financials: Using budgeting to achieve short-term and long-term goals, debt management and tracking

Cost is $10 per workshop or $35 for all four classes.