Feb 17
Resource Partner Event
NOTE: This event has expired.

Starting Your Own Business

February 17, 2014 | 8:30 am EST - 12:30 pm EST

VT Tech Williston Campus - Building 700

201 Lawrence Place, Williston, VT,05403

Vicki Blanchard

Vt Smal Business Development Center

$99.00

Starting Your Own Business can be challenging...are you ready? This four-hour workshop is conducted by experienced business advisors and designed as a step-by-step guide for the first-time business owner. Your payment to attend the workshop includes a start-up workbook, handouts and access to 20 online courses in money, marketing and management. When you leave, you will be well-informed about the resources available and the steps involved in launching a successful business. Highlights of the workshop: - Evaluate whether there is a viable business in your good idea - Identify your target customers and explore how to conduct market research - Learn how to register your company, apply for tax numbers and protect your brand - Prepare to write an effective business plan - Find out about financing options and learn what a credible loan package looks like - Understand your "Next Steps" By the end of this workshop you will be well-informed about the resources available to you and the steps involved in launching a successful business. Space is limited so sign up early.