A 2 day (14 hour) workshop including lectures on start-up, operations, and management.
Monday March 16 and Tuesday March 17 from 8am-4pm in beautiful Portland, Oregon.
This workshop is designed for entrepreneurs, prospective business owners, existing coffee bar owners, investors, managers, and trainers. Our clients have a true passion and dedication for succeeding in specialty coffee retail and understand the importance of investing in education as a means of improving your odds of success in the coffee business.
Business subjects include:
- A Brief History of the Specialty Coffee Industry
- Concept Development
- Business Planning
- Business Plans
- Acquiring Financing
- Finding a Location
- Negotiating a Lease
- Coffee Bar Design
- Cafe Ambiance
- Selecting Equipment
- Interviewing and Hiring Employees
- Employee Training
- Operational Systems and Controls
- Financial Projections
- Marketing Your Business
- Social Media and Website Significance