Are you ready to turn your business idea into a reality?
Starting a small business is an exciting proposition, but it’s also an incredibly challenging undertaking. Our “Ready, Set, Launch” class is a great first step in your journey to entrepreneurship. It will give you a clear sense of direction along with a deeper understanding of what it takes to succeed.
You will learn about:
· Business structure & name
· Business Taxes
· Licenses & Permits
· Federal & State Employer Responsibilities
· Necessary traits of entrepreneurs
· Funding a small business
· Determining feasibility
· Business Model Canvas
· Free resources
And, you’ll meet mentors and advisors who can help you every step of the way!
"I greatly appreciate the opportunity to attend this orientation. I had no idea how much support and information is available to anyone who wants to start a business." 5/21/14
“Awesome! Great speakers and Q&A. I had not seen the ‘Business Canvas’ in any of my business classes at college.” 2/7/14
“I have read a great deal of what was presented. Even though this is true, I am glad you require us to come in for this intro session. Face-to-face interaction cannot be replaced. Thank you.” 10/22/13
“This has been extremely helpful! Thanks so much to everyone who is out there willing to help us succeed!” 8/7/13
“I very much appreciate the information and that it was offered for free. It is people like you that allow people like me to reach and surpass our dreams.” 4/5/14
“This session was extremely informative. I love the different point of views of the presenters as well as learning the vast resources available for support of small businesses.” 10/22/13
"Very enjoyable. Optimistic yet realistic attitude. Thank you!" 11/5/13
If you or someone you know has a meeting space that could accommodate 20-30 people and would be interested in hosting a Ready, Set, Launch session, please call Donna Taylor at (512) 423-8450. Classes are currently offered in Austin and San Marcos, but we are always looking for new locations to add in the central Texas area!