Solano SBDCFairfield, CA

NxLevel Entrepreneur Training 11 Week Cohort

NxLevel Entrepreneur Training 11 Week Cohort

Thursday, March 5, 2020 6:15pm to 9:15pm

Improve, Expand or Jumpstart Your Business! 

NxLeveL™ is an 11-week program that is designed to help existing entrepreneurs reach their next level of success, help start-up entrepreneurs get started on the right foot, and develop a comprehensive business plan to guide future growth. 

Attend a free orientation:

Thursday, February 13:

Wednesday, Feb 19:

Thursday, Feb 27th:


"Businessess with business plans are six times more successful." NxLeveL™ is a practical, hands-on business development program for Aspiring and Serious Business Owners. Through a winning combination of in-class learning, independent study, mentoring and networking, NxLeveL™ covers all phases of Researching, Analyzing, Defining, Improving, Expanding and / or Launching your company. 

Classes begin Thursday, March 5th and end Thursday, May 21st, from 6:15 PM - 9:15 PM at the Solano SBDC offices in Fairfield, CA. The two Saturday sessions are on Saturday, March 21st and April 18th from 9:00AM - 1:00 PM. (See schedule below)

$375.00 Class Fee includes*:

> 13 classes: 11 weekly classes and 2 Saturday sessions (see schedule for details)

> Materials

> Guest expert speakers

> One-on-one advising to help you through your planning and managing issues with your business.


*Additional fees will be charged for a spouse or partner to attend and / or if an extra book is needed. 

$150.00 (Spouse / Partner - Attending with purchase of course materials)

$ 50.00 (Spouse / Partner - Attending without purchasing course materials)

Class Schedule: Session #, Session Topics,  Date
01. Introduction, Mission, Goals Thursday, March 5, 2020
02. Risk Management, Legal Structure Thursday, March 12, 2020
03. Marketing Part 1: Introduction to Market Research, Thursday, March 19, 2020 
04. Marketing Part 2: Introduction to Market Research, Saturday, March 21, 2020
05, Customer Service, Taxes, Basic Recordkeeping, Thursday, March 26, 2020
06, Management & Personnel, & Key Contacts, Thursday, April 2, 2020
- April 9th - Spring Break - 
07. Introduction to Finance, Feasibility, & Breakeven Analysism Thursday, April 16, 2020
08. Financial Statements Saturday, April 18, 2020
09. Collections, Credit, Government Procurement Thursday, April 23, 2020
10. Commercial Leasing, Social Media, Operations Thursday, April 30, 2020
11. Technoloty & Business, Executive Summary & Appendix Thursday, May 7, 2020
12. Business Plan Presentations Thursday, May 14, 2020 
13. Business Plan Presentations / Graduation Thursday, May 21, 2020
Solano SBDC
500 Chadbourne Rd.
Fairfield, CA 94534

Apply Now

It all starts here. Complete the application and submit your request. A member of the SBDC will follow up with you and help you achieve your small business goals -- at no cost to you.


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Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA or HSU Sponsored Programs Foundation.