Craig School of Business

Center for Entrepreneurship

Expanding Opportunities

The Center for Entrepreneurship exists to train, mentor and support entrepreneurs. Our staff will provide one-on-one business coaching and connect clients to needed programs and resources. Check out our available services (also in this brochure) to help you in all stages of your business development:

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  • Creating a Business Plan
  • Finding Business Financing
  • Building a Team Approach

Operating a Business

  • Business Filing and Licensing
  • Employer’s Guide to Hiring
  • Workforce development Resources
  • Managing Financing
  • Connecting with a Network of Resources

Growing a Business

  • Strategic Planning
  • Creating an Integrated Marketing Plan
  • Projecting Budget
  • Resources from Faculty and Students at MWSU

Business Retention is another area of focus for the Center. When it comes time to sell the family business, there are a number of things to consider. The Center can assist you with this preparation and transference.

If you’re an aspiring entrepreneur in need of expert help or a current business owner in need of assistance, the Center for Entrepreneurship is here to help you. Office hours are available for on-site appointments or Center staff can come to you. To get started, contact Annette Weeks at aweeks@missouriwestern.edu or call 816-271-4283 or 816-262-5158.