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Business Quick Start Series

Mon 4:30 PM to 7:30 PM
4 sessions ending Mon, May 20
Topic: Start-up Assistance

After working with thousands of business owners each year, we’ve put together four courses that make up the critical business foundation all entrepreneurs need to know before starting a business. This business series will take you through determining feasibility and legal structures; developing financial projections; obtaining a loan; and attracting customers. Don't be intimidated, go ahead and take the first step. Learn from the experts. Starting Your Business - Mon., April 29 from 4:30– 7:30 PM You’ve got the idea. Now you need to know how to get on your way. From how to determine feasibility and legal structures to the types of license you'll need, this class covers all the essentials that will help you get started. Register for ONLY this seminar at: Financing Your Business - Mon., May 6 from 4:30-7:30 PM Are you looking for money for your business? Are you considering a SBA loan? This seminar will help you zero in on the right funding choices for your business and avoid money scams. Our financing veteran will educate you on how to ask for a loan, get prepared for the bank and where to find money in a tight-fisted economy. Register for ONLY this seminar at: Marketing Your Business - Mon., May 13 from 4:30-7:30 PM You know why your business rocks. Does anyone else? This class will uncover the characteristics that make up your business' DNA. Soon you'll be able to boost consumer loyalty and company profits. Register for ONLY this seminar at: Building the Ultimate Business Plan - Mon., May 20 from 4:30 – 7:30 PM Our expert advice simplifies conducting the research necessary to make strategic decisions and develop financial projections. Includes a six-month subscription of the LivePlan web-based business planning software. Register for ONLY this seminar at: Included: 4 classes over a 4 week period, 12 hours of instruction, handouts and software. Limited time offer: The cost of this series is normally $140, but thanks to our sponsor, BankUnited, there is no cost for the classes, which includes a six-month subscription to LivePlan Business Plan software This series will fill up quickly. Register now!

Speaker(s): Pat Gordon and Scott Carpenter Business Consultants, Florida SBDC

Co-Sponsor(s): BankUnited

Fee: No Cost

Phone: 941 309-1200 ext. 107


Gulf Gate Library
Meeting Room A
7112 Curtiss Ave Sarasota, FL 34231