December 21, 2021, 1:30 p.m. HST
* Updated December 21 at 12:13 p.m.

File photo of Core Four Business Planning graduates. The first Maui Economic Opportunity course of 2022 begins January 4.

The first Core Four Business Planning series of 2022, presented by the Maui Economic Opportunity Business Development Center, begins January 4.

All classes will take place online through Zoom.

Core Four focuses on how to write a business plan and provides the information you need to start, operate, and grow your business. It is aimed at people who are considering starting a business or just starting a business and need some additional guidance.

The five-week 24-hour instructional series runs Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5-7 p.m., Jan.4 to Feb.3. The course costs $ 50. Financial assistance is available.

Those interested in learning more about the Entrepreneurial Training Course can call David Daly, Director of the Business Development Center, at 808-249-2990.


Registration is mandatory and can be done by going to and clicking on the Core Four tab on the main or Business Development Center pages. Registration forms can also be picked up on weekdays 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the MEO office in Wailuku at 99 Mahalani St.


Funding from the Maui County Mayor’s Office of Economic Development helps make Core Four business planning courses possible.