Small Business Management & Entrepreneurship Certificate

Our organization, Business Credit Literacy Initiative (BCLI), a 501(c)(3) non-profit, is a member of the Money Smart for Small Business Alliance developed and managed by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).


As such, BCLI is exclusively responsible for developing, managing, and implementing the Small Business Management & Entrepreneurship Certificate providing the skills necessary to establish and operate a small business or entrepreneurial enterprise.




Participants can complete the five modules in-person or on-line and earn Certification.  The modules include:

  • Organizational Types:  learn about the pros and cons of different types of business structures like LLC's, S-Corps, C-Corps, etc., understand how to legally minimize taxes through underutilized strategies, and much more
  • Developing a Business Plan:  learn how to develop an effective business plan for internal and external audiences that will meet the underwriting requirements to access funding
  • Managing Cash Flow:  understand the purpose of cash flow management in a small business, learn how to make cash flow projections, and know how to manage cash flow including receivables and payables
  • Financial Management:  understand the essentials of financial management and apply financial management principles, rules, and tools most relevant for small businesses
  • An Entrepreneur's Guide To Credit & Money:  learn about building personal and business credit, how to attract investors even for a small or start-up business, and the benefits of leveraging business credit (doesn't require the use of your Social Security Number) with a guaranteed capital raise of $100,000 by following a grant-funded curriculum




There is a one-time, $249.99 cost to enroll in the Certification Program.  However, upon completion of the curriculum and implementation of a Capital Acquisition Plan, the entire $249.99 is refunded through a grant BCLI has received.


$100,000 GUARANTEE


All students completing the curriculum, earning Certification, and implementing the free, grant-funded Capital Acquisition Plan is guaranteed at least $100,000 to start or grow a business.


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Why get Certified?

  1. Demonstrate your competency by earning the Small Business Management & Entrepreneurship Certificate.
  2. Learn valuable information leading to success.
  3. All participants are assisted with accessing funding to start or grow a small business  (guaranteed a minimum of $100,000).
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