Aug 19: SWOT Business Planning August 19, 2022, 2:00pm EDT August 19, 2022, 3:00pm EDT
Known Coworking
139 Orange Street 4th Floor
New Haven, CT, 06510

This is a hybrid event!

This workshop provides prospective business owners with the tools they need to create an effective business plan. Using a SWOT analysis will help them be proactive instead of reactive. It will assist in developing a real-world business strategy that is focused, realistic and tailored to your business.

You will learn:

  • What a SWOT analysis is
  • How to prepare a basic business plan
  • How a SWOT analysis helps create a clear picture of an effective planning process by providing a reality check and help you think both short and long term
  • How to use a SWOT analysis to provide an overall view of the key factors influencing the future of your business
  • How to incorporate the results of the SWOT analysis into the preparation of a business plan

This workshop will be in-person at the KNOWN Coworking facility in New Haven and virtually via Zoom.

In-person attendees are invited to come for the day for free coworking and attend a happy hour networking event after the workshop from 3 – 5 p.m.

RSVP’s to KNOWN are required for the free coworking.

Please email if you plan to take advantage of the free coworking that day or if you are attending in-person.

Presenter: Dr. Harvey Hoffman

Dr. Harvey Hoffman's background includes both industry and academic experiences. While in industry, he held positions ranging from research and development engineer, group manager, project manager, and general manager. In the aerospace field he worked on the space shuttle and the Titan 34 rocket. He holds a patent for a Digital Scan Converter Employing an Accelerated Scan. He is presently a Professor of the Practice and Associate Dean in the School of Engineering at Fairfield University. He is the author of project management and capstone project books and more than twenty academic and technical papers. He teaches engineering management courses at Fairfield University.

This Event is Sponsored by KNOWN Coworking

Aug 19: SWOT Business Planning