The “Out of the Red and Back in the Black” small business “tooling up” workshop is 2-4 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 29, at Anna Ranch Heritage Hall. All small business owners and startup entrepreneurs are invited to explore how to take advantage of the improving economy and make the most of new tools and opportunities.
Hazel Beck, director of Hawaii Small Business Development Center, will discuss developing a business plan, maximizing capital, staffing, inventory, marketplace analysis, cash flow projections and other reality checks. Penny Pagliaro, president of Panale’a Corp., will discuss identifying and claiming target markets, creating a realistic marketing plan and measuring its success and more. Cost is $20. To register, visit http://backintheblack.eventbrite.com. For information, contact Jackie at 327-3680.