We continue to offer our Launch Your Own Business Workshop: A Sound and Proven Path at various locations throughout the region.
The 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.
NW-ISBDC advisors are available for no-cost one-on-one business consulting, which includes market research and financial diagnostic reports, to help new entrepreneurs implement their strategic plans and provide ongoing guidance as they grow their businesses.
Workshop topics include:
Identifying personal objectives, skills and resources
Describing your business idea and requirements
Developing a sales forecast
Identifying start-up expenses
Estimating your operating budget
Identifying possible sources of financing
WHEN: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday May 13
WHERE: Hammond INnovation Center, 5209 Hohman Ave., Hammond, 46320
WHEN: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday June 10
WHERE: Regional Development Company, 1757 Thornapple Circle, Valparaiso, 46385
COST PER WORKSHOP: $25. Pre-registration and pre-payment are required as payments are not accepted at the event.