Indiana SBDC

Launching Your Own Business: A Sound and Proven Path-Bloomington

Event Status: Cancelled   
Event Date: 4/2/2013
Time: 10:00am-12:00pm
Contact: Becky Kinney, (800) 227-7232
Center: West Central ISBDC
Event Location: The Solution Lab, 5010 E. Stonemill Rd., Bloomington, IN 47408
Description: This workshop is your first step towards small business ownership success. Every successful business is built on a solid foundation. This class will help you evaluate your business idea with that end in mind. Prepare yourself to create a sound business plan, manage expectations, and increase your chances of accessing capital. This workshop is based on the ISBDC's A Sound and Proven Path Towards Launching Your Own Business Workbook, available at all ISBDC offices. A free copy of this 60 page step-by-step workbook will be distributed to participants and used during the class. Following this course, ISBDC Business Advisors located across the state, will be available for free one-on-one business consulting, which includes market research and financial diagnostic reports, to help you implement your strategic plan and provide ongoing guidance as you grow your business. Workshop Covers: 1) Identify Personal Objectives, Skills, and Resources 2) Describe Your Business Idea and Requirements 3) Develop A Sales Forecast 4) Identify Start-Up Expenses 5) Estimate Your Operating Budget 6) Analyzing Your Feasibility Results
Topics: Launching Your Own Business
Instructions: Pre-registration and pre-payment via PayPal is required prior to attending this workshop. Deadline for registering is 48 hours prior to the workshop.


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