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SBDC Start

Interested in starting your own business? SBDC Start is a startup series designed to teach you how! In just six weeks, you’ll gain the necessary information and skills needed to start your very own business!

Week 1:

• Entrepreneurial mindset

• Feasibility

• Basic start up process

• Business structures

• Naming your business

• Licenses & permits overview

Week 2:

• License and permits specifics

• License Lab

• Business Planning

• Market analysis (competition / research)

• Invoicing and accepting payment

• Business liability insurance and policy types

• Business bank accounts and accounting methods

Week 3:

• Financial management

• Finance and funding

• Financial literacy and documentation

• Access to capital

• Accounting systems

Week 4:

• Understanding the overall financial picture

• Sourcing, costing, and pricing your products

• Cogs and expenses

• Financial and sales projections

Week 5:

• Digital marketing

• Understanding social media and how to attract customers

• Traditional advertising

• Creating and retaining repeat customers

• Developing your marketing plan

• Return policy – customer satisfaction


Feb 08 2024


10:00 am - 12:00 pm

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