Don Bosco Hospet conducted two days training on marketing and finance linkages. The training was organized on 12th and 13th of December 2017 for 40 members from various villages. In the inaugural address, Fr. Lawrence, Director, Don Bosco Hospet talked about developing the marketing, planning and business management skills. To sustain in the competitive field one must always initiate innovative ideas in our business endeavours. Mr. Ananth Joshi, Director, Vikasa Seva Samasthe took the sessions on best practices, principles and rules in business. Profit and loss are not the prime aim in any business but what is more important is the practicality and the courage to face the ups and downs in business. The participants were also learned about the business advertisements principles and objectives of marketing survey. Mr. Muddukrishna, from Vikasa Seva Samasthe took the sessions on managing finance and accounts, uncertainty in business, importance of linkages with buyers and sellers.