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Customer Development ONE-DAY Program

Thursday, January 31, 2018, 9:00am- 4:00pm, JAX Chamber, 3 Independent Drive, JAX, 32202

The Customer Development program, a truly revolutionary program to the Northeast Florida area, will teach business owners the practice of gaining customer insights to generate, test, and optimize ideas for products and services that provide the value that customers seek. In turn, this will create a more profitable business model and ultimately position the enterprise for growth and success.

Participants will:
• Learn the Customer Journey Canvas Model and apply it to their enterprises
• Understand the principles that guide the Customer Development Model
• Learn how to develop and implement customer creation processes
• Master the strategies for acquiring and retaining customers
• Expand their mindset
• Strengthen their confidence
• Receive the guidance and support throughout the customer development journey
• Receive confirmation that the strategies learned are working through customer feedback

The session is Thursday, January 31, 2018,  9:00 am- 4:00 pm, JAX Chamber in the BBVA Compass Training room.  Cost: $150.00,  Lunch will be provided. 

Contact:, O- 904-366-6623 C-904-495-3748 

Register here.

Financial Matters Workshop Series

Financial Matters provides an in-depth financial education to women business owners that will streamline their business infrastructure, improve profitability, and facilitate growth.

Said to be an “eye-opener” by past participants, JWBC’s Financial Matters program connects women business owners with accountants and financial experts in an interactive workshop and learning environment on the financial aspects of business ownership. Participants will review the financial health of their businesses, develop strategies to improve their cash flow management and profitability, support the infrastructure of the business, and create a plan for growth.

 Key Benefits of the Program

   Participants will:

• Complete a business model canvas and vision boardLearn how to develop   a relationships with bankers and accountants
• Understand and manage the components of business finances
• Read financial statements and understand their impact on the overall health of the business
• Recognize gaps affecting profitability
• Understand and avoid compliance and risk management issues
• Protect themselves from theft and/or fraud
• Learn how to access capital and obtain a loan

Dates:  Wednesdays, February 6 through March 13, 2019 (six sessions)

Location; Jax Chamber in the BBVA Compass Training room on 1st Floor

Time:  9:00 am- 12:000 pm

Cost: $200.00, includes all materials. To register:

If you have any question please contact:  Kathy Bolesworth

O- 904-366-6633, Email –

Payments and limited scholarships available. Contact Kathy directly before registering for more information.


Dates:  Wednesdays March 13, 2019 

Location; Jax Chamber in the BBVA Compass Training room on 1st Floor

Time:  9:00 am- 12:000 pm

Cost: $25.00 per person**  To register: click here

** For participants in the Financial Matters workshop series above, this class is included in your program fee.   Non-participants can attend at a cost of $25 per person.

NOTE: When you register for a JWBC program or event, photography, audio, and video recording may occur.  By registering, you acknowledge these may be used to promote future JWBC programs or events, and you release JWBC, its employees from any liability and waive all rights connected with the use of photos, videos or audio recordings. Question or concerns?  Call 904.366.6633.

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The JAX Chamber Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, was founded in 1978 and serves Northeast Florida in funding workforce development, leadership and entrepreneurial education programs in support of long-term regional prosperity.


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