Some of the most popular reasons to start a business include-having a unique business idea, designing a career that has the flexibility to grow with you, working toward financial independence, and investing in yourself. Prepare to start a successful business: *Evaluate your entrepreneurial abilities *Marketing strategies *Financial resources *Legal form of organization *Tips to prepare & present your business plan *Cybersecurity Tips Not every small business is positioned for success, so you may be in for a real challenge when you decide to take the plunge, ditch your day job, and become a business owner. The stage is often set in the beginning, so make sure you start with a strong foundation.
Speaker(s): Introduction: Heather Lyne, Hopewell Downtown Partnership Executive Director Presenter: Ellen Templeton, Crater SBDC Director
Co-Sponsor(s): LSBDC, GMU, VSBDC, SBA, Hopewell Downtown Partnership
Fee: No Cost