A lack of understanding about the financial side of business is one of the biggest reasons why small businesses fail. Examine the ways to monitor business health and make decisions based on sound financial data. Topics include: understanding the accounting cycle, making a 'cash flow statement', turnover, variable vs fixed costs, the importance of ratios, and forecasting.
Welcome to Cottage Grove from all of us here at the Cottage Grove Area Chamber of Commerce.
Whether visiting Cottage Grove, or a lifetime resident, it is obvious this town and its surroundings are very special. With two rivers, two lakes, waterfalls, and nature trails...outdoor activities abound. Our historic downtown, museums, and covered bridges offer historical activities and shopping. But it's the people who make Cottage Grove a truly magical place. So, again, welcome.