Free Trainings for Businesses and Nonprofits

image of promotion for free trainings for north central kansas businesses and nonprofitsThe North Central Regional Planning Commission is hosting a series of FREE trainings over the next year for businesses and nonprofits located in North Central Kansas (12-county NCRPC service area)* to aid in successful recovery from the impacts of COVID-19.

*North Central Kansas counties included are Clay, Cloud, Dickinson, Ellsworth, Jewell, Lincoln, Marshall, Mitchell, Ottawa, Republic, Saline, and Washington.

Additional classes and topics are being scheduled and will be added to the calendar below once details are finalized.

Registration is required. To sign up, look for the “Register for this course” button at the bottom of each event.

If you would like to receive information about free training opportunities as they become available, please email us using the contact form below.

Training Calendar

3Ms: Money, Market, and Management

Online via Zoom

The Top-3 reasons that start-ups fail: Money, Market, and Management! This 90-minute workshop is an introduction to the basics of Money, Market, and Management for anyone considering the launch of a new business or anyone looking for a refresher! Learn

Free

Cash Flow Made Easy

Online via Zoom

Not sure what cash flow is? Come learn how to project business income and expenses. Learn how to calculate estimated monthly sales and costs by line item as well as how to manage loan repayments. LRS Consulting, Inc. will help

Free

Online Sales

Online via Zoom

Is your business looking to add or increase online sales? JenRus Freelance has been selling online for the past 10 years and has been helping other businesses do it for just as long. Learn how to add an online store

Free

Know the Numbers

Online via Zoom

Know the Numbers is a 1-hour Start-Up Finance workshop. Financial problems are one of the major reasons that startups fail. Don’t become a casualty! This workshop covers the major financial statements, how to use them, Break Even Point, Overhead Rates,

Free

Creating Strong Board Chair-CEO Partnerships

Online via Zoom

It’s important for the nonprofit board and the Chief Executive to work together well but for that to happen each needs to understand their roles and how they should complement one another. Learn how to create those strong working relationships.

Free

Financial Management

Salina, KS*

Bring a calculator, a pencil, and paper! This is an in-person/live* 90-minute workshop for Established Businesses. We cover the 7-Steps to Financial Success and work on an actual example of how to use this information to manage a business more

Free

1/2 Day Startup Bootcamp

Belleville, KS*

This unique workshop is not offered anywhere else. It is designed to help entrepreneurs move through the challenging “Business Plan” phase of starting a business. It is ideal for folks that already have an idea to start their business and

Free

Customer Service – The Key to Surviving Economic Downturns

Online via Zoom

Without customers your business cannot survive. Use this training to turn your need for customers into your customer’s needs to generate profit for your business. LRS Consulting, Inc. will teach you how to use your personal traits to keep customers

Free

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