For over 30 years Mountain BizWorks has supported entrepreneurs in growing their practical business knowledge through connecting local successful business owners with other local dreamers. Through this method, we’ve watched tens of thousands of entrepreneurs start, grow, and thrive.
Courses & Classes Business Coaching Specialty Offerings
Our flagship business courses are designed to help you navigate the critical stages of the business life-cycle from startup to scale-up.
Experienced business owners lead each course and use a participatory learning environment to deliver relevant, actionable skills and tools to help you get to the next level in your business.
Mountain BizWorks and our funding partners strive to expand access to our services by offering financial-need-based scholarships and rural-based scholarships as current support allows. Apply for a scholarship within the program application.
Some of our classes & workshops are offered seasonally. New classes will be added as the needs of local entrepreneurs arise.
6-week master class on the basic principles of branding and marketing
We offer specialized learning programs as part of our Growth Initiatives, which are strategic investments in important areas of opportunity for our local economy.
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Build a stronger company with coaching.
Get matched with an experienced business advisor, a local successful business owner, and gain the individualized support you need to thrive.
"I felt stuck and unsure of how to move my business forward. I began coaching and learned how to organize my business planning, create strategies, re-launch my business under a new name/brand, and have seen continued success in profit growth and my operations."
Macon York Costlow
Founder & Creative Director, Cotton Blossom Press