Join us for the VtSBDC workshop: Starting Your Own Business:
- When? Wednesday, August 12, 12:00-4:00pm
- Where? The Lightning Jar, 194 North Street (in the VSECU credit union branch)
- What? A step-by-step workshop on how to start your own business
- Why? Learn from the experts, save time, money and avoid mistakes
- Cost? Lightning Jar Members: $79.00 (20% discount), Non-Members: $99.00
The Lightning Jar is partnering with VtSBDC (Vermont Small Business Development Center) to offer this workshop, and we're offering a special discount of 20% to Lightning Jar members.
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.
Speaker(s): Brian DeClue
For more details on this event, and to register, visit VtSBDC's website here.
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