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Delaware: where to learn business

Delaware: education

There are many institutions in the state of Delaware which now offer education options for entrepreneurs. These courses offer degree programs that prepare students for a career as a business owner. They teach courses on the financial aspects of owning a business as well as the operational and analytical aspects. These programs are offered at the associate’s level, the bachelor’s level, as well as the master’s level. The courses provide valuable foundational skills that an entrepreneur in the state of Delaware would require. Many of the programs offered focus on the applied knowledge that is required to start a business. The courses teach fundamental concepts in business management. They often require practical experience too in the form of mock business ownership or internships.

Some of the courses that are available include:

  • Strategic management
  • Principles of small businesses
  • Microeconomics
  • Computer applications
  • Small business accounting
  • Business law
  • Communication

Upon completion of these courses you have knowledge of:

  • Accounting
  • Human resources
  • Customer service
  • Product development
  • Investment acquisition
  • Employee leadership
  • And more

Of course you do not need to complete an entire educational program and obtain a degree to access this valuable information. The classes are open to regular enrollment for anyone. That means that you can take a single course or two in order to increase your knowledge in an area of entrepreneurship that you may not have currently.

In addition to these forms of educational assistance you have many consulting firms at your disposal to help you with the ins and outs of running a business in the state of Delaware. You can get all of the help you need through state and local companies that offer networking and consulting assistance for start up companies.

If you need assistance with consulting for your small business you can contact:

  • SCORE for consulting for small businesses
  • The Delaware Center for Enterprise Development for start up business consulting
  • State and County Chambers of Commerce for learning opportunities and counseling
  • NCCo Economic Development Council for business counseling and recruitment
  • Kent County economic Development for business counseling and referrals
  • Delaware Manufacturing Extension Partnership for best practice, quality control, and profitability consulting
  • Department of Labor for layoff consulting, legal advice, and recruitment resources

If you are looking for assistance with networking in Delaware you can contact the following resources:

  • Delaware State Chamber of Commerce for business networking, educational events, and health insurance information
  • Digital Delaware for technology based start ups
  • Home-Based Business Forum for home-based start ups in Delaware
  • New Castle County Chamber of Commerce for educational events, trade shows, and networking for all start up businesses
  • Kent County Economic Partnership, Inc. for networking for all start up businesses
  • Wilmington Women in Business for women-owned businesses

If you need information on tax related questions as well as business licensing you can contact:

  • The Division of Revenue

 

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