Small Business Planning

Tombolo Institute at Bellevue College
Online - On Demand Course
January 18, 2022 - March 11, 2022
3.5 Continuing Education Units


This course teaches you to lay the groundwork for a new business. You will conduct a market analysis to evaluate your business proposition within real market conditions. You will learn to examine business needs and develop systems for efficient operations. You will also be able to recognize foundations for financial and marketing success. These skills are used to create a market-informed and executable business plan.

This virtual hybrid (part online, part teleconferencing) course uses adaptive learning technology and other interactive methods to promote transformative learning. It has required reading, assignments, and discussions to deepen understanding of concepts.

Additional Attendance Information

Schedule: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM, 8 Th - 1/18/2022 - 3/11/2022
Hybrid class: self-paced and 8 online sessions with instructor.

Self-paced: 1/18 - 3/11
Online sessions: 8 Thursdays, 1/20 - 3/10, 6:00PM - 7:30PM

Eligibility Restriction (Pre-Requisite)

  • College-level reading and writing skills
  • Familiarity with budgeting
Jobs & Careers
Business Intelligence Analysts
Personal Financial Advisors

College Details

Tombolo Institute at Bellevue College

We at Tombolo Institute at Bellevue College open our doors to more than 32,000 learners each year. In the heart of the Pacific Northwest's tech hub, Tombolo Institute at Bellevue College provides forward looking professional training designed for today’s lifestyles and the future of work. 

Through strong relationships with top tech employers we collaboratively design learning experiences that meet corporate demand. Located in the backyard of Microsoft, ten minutes away from Expedia, Pokeman, and Eddie Bauer headquarters and twenty minutes away from Amazon, Adobe, and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. 

There are two things that make the learning experience at Tombolo Institute unique. One, classes are offer hands-on exercises and practice. The second thing is our rock star instructors have real world experience and are industry experts. They actually work in local companies. Therefore, they bring real industry experience into the classroom. This means when you ask a question, you don’t get a theoretical answer. You get an answer that was garnered by hard work and experience. You get a perspective from someone who has implemented solutions in their workplace.


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