Is owning a small business a good fit for me? What are the steps for starting a business? Will I need funding? What are potential sources of funding? Ruth Cope, a small business specialist, and Kelly Keyser Thompson, an insurance specialist, will answer these and other questions essential for successfully starting a small business. Highlights will include: • Entrepreneurial traits • Taxes and licensing • Business plan development • Sources of financing • Marketing • Insurance Presenters: Ruth Cope, Assistant Director Loudoun Small Business Development Center Kelly Keyser Thompson, Principal Keyser Thompson Insurance Agency, Inc. REGISTER at LoudounSBDC.eventbrite.com. Fee: $10 for registration online; $15 at the door Those who pay at the door are not guaranteed seating or handouts.