Foundations for Business Success XLR8HI Workshop


99.48 84.56 * Discount ends 10/08/2018

Like structures, every business must be built on solid foundations. Businesses lacking these crucial foundations are likely to collapse. Jumpstart your business education with this 4-week introductory workshop. Begin by learning how to choose the right entity structure for your company. Discover how to brand your offering and communicate it to the world. Study how to keep accurate accounting records and review financial documents. Finally, figure out how to export your products from right here in Hawaii.


Entity Formation

DATE: Tuesday, 10/09/2018 at 5:45pm-8:15pm

Registering your business with the state comes with both benefits and responsibilities. There are a variety of business entity forms to choose from. The most popular entity forms are corporations and limited liability companies. Each entity form comes with its own set of rules and benefits. Learn how to manage your business within the rules for each entity form.

Messaging and Branding

DATE: Tuesday, 10/16/2018 at 5:45pm-8:15pm

Learn how to identify customer segments and effectively communicate your offering. Your product or service is useless without distribution channels that excite and entice customers. The message is: there is no medium.


DATE: Tuesday, 10/23/2018 at 5:45pm-8:15pm

Business owners are ultimately responsible for the financial statements they produce. Even if you’re using an account, you should understand the content and procedure of your financial documents.

Exporting Products & Services

DATE: Tuesday, 10/30/2018 at 5:45pm-8:15pm

Hawaii has an advantage over continental states for exporting to Asia. Learn how to prepare your products for exporting. Navigate the cultural and legal norms of other countries.

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10/09/2018 - 10/30/2018
5:45pm - 8:15pm
4 Courses


Hālau ʻĪnana
2438 S Beretania Street
Honolulu, HI 96826


Support for our workshops comes from the Economic Development administration, the U.S. Small Business Administration, the University of Hawaii, XLR8UH, and Sultan Ventures.