Coaching

SEED$ offers a wide range of assistance to startups and existing small businesses. Through one-on-one coaching, training, workshops, seminars, peer networks and other services, SEED$ helps individuals in our region get the information they need to start or expand their small businesses. One-on-one coaching is tailored to meet the needs of the business owner/entrepreneur and is available at your place of business. Trainings and workshops are offered on a range of business issues such as lean startup, credit building, and customer development.

One-on-one assistance is provided at no cost to client to potential and existing business owners and managers in the counties we serve; Bollinger, Cape Girardeau, Iron, Madison, Perry, St. Francois, Ste. Genevieve, and Washington. Assistance and/or resources are provided in a variety of areas such as:

  • Business startup/acquisition

  • Sources of credit and financing

  • Marketing and Sales

  • Accounting, Record-keeping and cash flow analysis

  • Operations

  • Loan packaging

  • Referrals to VITA

For more information about the services available or to make an appointment with a business development coach, call (573) 431-4296 or email jradford@eastmoaa.org .