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Wednesday, November 15 • 6:00pm - 7:30pm
The First Step to Starting a Business

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Have you always had a dream of starting your own business but didn’t know where to start? This workshop will help aspiring entrepreneurs begin the process of successful business ownership, with topics including evaluating business ideas, developing a business plan, and exploring financing options.  

Learn from a business consultant about: lifestyle requirements of business owners, how to assess the feasibility of your business idea, the legal and tax implications of owning a business, how to develop a business plan, how to compile a bank-ready financial package,  how to market your product or service, the health and safety regulations that may apply to your business, and where to find other resources that may help you succeed.

Penn State Small Business Development Center. Sponsored by SCORE and Penn State Learning Factory.

Registration is requested: http://sbdc.psu.edu/events/gew-special-event-first-step-starting-business/

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Michael Ryan

Interim Director and Senior Business Consultant, Penn State Small Business Development Center
Michael Ryan has been a business consultant with the Penn State SBDC since June 2000. He staffs the SBDC’s outreach office located at the Penn State Learning Center in Lewistown. In addition to providing free, confidential one-on-one consulting to current or prospective small business... Read More →

Wednesday November 15, 2017 6:00pm - 7:30pm EST
Schlow Centre Region Library 211 S. Allen Street, State College