Small Business Training

Advancing Minority-Owned Businesses

MBF Small Business Training

Since September of 2015, MBF has presented Small Business Training for minority-owned businesses in the City of Miami. Taught by experts in the field, the workshops provide business owners with essential tools and skills to grow their companies.

The 5 week, 10-session program covers such relevant topics as: Establishing a Business, Developing a Business Plan & Projections, Understanding Financial Statements, Basic Accounting, Market Analytics, Marketing Plan & Branding, Digital Marketing, Policies & Procedures, Business Resources and Accessing Capital.

In August of 2017, MBF celebrated another cohort of Miami small business owners graduating its seventh training.

Winter 2018 Small Business Training for Miami Minority Business Owners

February 13, 15, 20, 22, 27 and March 1, 6, 8, 13, 15.

Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm


As a new business owner in a very competitive market, the small business training has given us the confidence to become business owners rather than employees.

Lia Ames

Cofounder Lunchology, LLC

The MBF Business Training is essential to any executive that is serious about becoming and remaining viable.

Ed Haynes

President/CEO Haynes Security Services, Inc

Saturday, March 17th, 2018 at 4:25am
Last night, MBF's #SmallBusinessTraining students presented business plans to bank lenders & investors 📊 Thanks to panel for participating in this educational event & providing sage advice. Additionally, thanks again to our sponsors @cityofmiami, @LHCCmiami & @magiccitydist.
Friday, March 16th, 2018 at 9:52pm
RT @CreamParlor: Our #stpatricksday special GOLD N GREEN CREAMSHAKE made it to @miaminewtimes top list. 🍀 Available this weekend only!
Friday, March 16th, 2018 at 2:46am
Are you a small business owner? There are two important tax changes that WILL affect your business. 1) Corporate tax rates are now 21% and 2) Pass through entities get a 20% deduction. Read more on @scoremiami's blog.
Wednesday, March 14th, 2018 at 12:30am
Congrats to the 10 amazing high school participants that competed for prizes and bragging rights at the Knowledge of Careers 2nd Annual Social Impact Pitch Night @ #ThursdayGathering. MBF enjoyed judging their creative #socialimpact pitches.
@KOCnonprofit @KnowledgeofCareers

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