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Are You Ready to Start Your Own Business?

Aug 15
Resource Partner Event
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Are You Ready to Start Your Own Business?

Starting a Business

August 15, 2014 | 9:00 am PST - 12:00 pm PST

SCORE/SBA San Diego

550 West C Street, Suite 550, San Diego, CA,92101

SCORE San Diego

SCORE

This is a free event.

FREE WORKSHOP                                     Are You Ready to Start Your Own Business? This program is for entrepreneurs who are just starting out and looking to gather information about the work involved in establishing a new business. Focus is placed on understanding what it takes to start a business, and the advantages and disadvantages of owning your own business. Topics also covered are the critical success factors in keeping a new business alive, consideration of buying an existing business or franchise versus starting one from scratch, and alternatives such as home-based and online businesses. This program is a precursor to SCORE workshops and our one-on-one counseling, It is fast-paced and covers business plans, licensing and regulatory issues, finance, and marketing, among other topics. After the session, attendees have the opportunity to schedule follow-up couseling and/or sign up for future workshops.