Business Skills Workshops for Forest Products Businesses - May 16 & 17

Vermont Logger Education to Advance Professionalism program (LEAP) is currently holding its spring series of workshops. On May 16th and 17th, in Tinmouth and White River Junction respectively, there will be business skills workshops for forest products businesses. Each workshop will feature benchmark analyses, a market report, & policy updates. Presentations will highlight logging and maple businesses. Go to the LEAP website for location and registration information.

Paul Frederick- Market update forest products including maple.
Mark Cannella- Maple Business Benchmark Project
Sam Lincoln- Policy & advocacy work; important tools and skills used to manage my business.
Steve Bick- Continuous improvement in Logging
Chris Lindgren- Analysis tools for financial management
Christine McGowan- Personal finance for small business.

The Vermont Farm Viability Program is a program
of the Vermont Housing and Conservation Board.