Are you thinking of going into business for yourself? Join entrepreneur and business coach Jeff Levy as he walks you through what it really takes to start and run a business. Whether you are purchasing a company, starting a new venture, or seeking a franchise award, you’ll learn whether starting a business is right for you at this time in your life and in this economic cycle. This seminar covers the fundamentals of starting a business including; incorporation, financing, stakeholder development, and business planning. Jeff shares practical vignettes and stories from his experience as a business owner and manager. You’ll have time to ask questions and get ideas. The seminar will help you understand: • How personal and business motivations effect success • The essential qualities of an entrepreneur • The seven centers of management attention • Differences in the startup, purchasing a business, and a franchise award • Different types of legal structures and why one might incorporate • Elements of a good business plan • Pros and cons of different financing options available • Local resources to help you to the next stage of business ownership Seating is limited, please register early. Bring a friend!