Starting a Business: The First Steps

When:
September 12, 2017 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
2017-09-12T13:30:00-05:00
2017-09-12T15:30:00-05:00
Where:
Columbia SBTDC Training Room
500 E Walnut St
Columbia, MO 65201
USA
Cost:
$29
Contact:
Columbia SBTDC
573 884 8087

This training will provide you with an overview of the critical first steps associated with starting a business. It is designed specifically for those who are thinking about a new business venture. Participants will learn about the importance of planning, discuss basic legal and regulatory requirements such as legal structures, licensing, and tax form requirements. You will also be introduced to marketing and financial basics which will enable you to determine your market and competitive strategy. An aspiring entrepreneur needs to walk through this process and do the work up front to avoid costly mistakes before investing hard-earned money.