Getting Ready is a 3-part series that will help you determine if small business ownership is right for you. You will: Clarify your understanding of your unique skills, interests and attributes, and your personal idea of success. Learn strategies for effective goal setting, both personal and financial, and the skills needed to reach those goals; including budgeting to build a start-up support fund. Generate and refine start-up ideas that are aligned with your unique skills, interests and attributes, and which have solid potential for success. Assess your business idea's feasibility to meet your financial goals. The course is designed to prepare you for successful participation in our GUIDED Business Plan™ series. Our classes do sometimes fill up; registration is subject to seating availability.