Business planning course set to begin

The Maui Economic Opportunity Business Development Program’s six-week “Core Four” business planning course will be held during the evening beginning Jan. 14.

The 36-hour course teaches participants how to write a business plan while providing information on how to start, operate and grow a business.

One-hour introductory classes will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Jan. 7 and 9 at MEO’s Family Center in Wailuku, and also from noon to 1 p.m. Jan. 8 at the Maui County Business Resource Center in Maui Mall.

The six-week series will be from 6 to 9 p.m. two days a week through Feb. 25. All sessions will be held at MEO’s Family Center.

Registration is required for the six-week series and can be done at the introductory classes or from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. any weekday at MEO’s Family Center.

Funding from the County of Maui Mayor’s Office of Economic Development helps to make the Core Four business planning classes possible.

For more information, call MEO at 249-2990.