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Boots to Business/Reboot

8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Boots to Business
Event Date: 
Thursday, September 16, 2021 - 8:30am to 4:00pm

Have you ever dreamed of owning your own business? Join the Southern Illinois University- Edwardsville SBDC and the Veterans Business Outreach Center (VBOC) @ WWBIC for the next in person Boots to Business/Reboot class on September 16th from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM Pacific time. There is no charge for this event.

This class is open to Veterans of all eras, members of the Guard and Reserve, and military-connected family members who are interested in starting or growing a small business. Any interested community members are invited to join the Veterans for this 1-day exploration of entrepreneurship.

Topics will include:

· What is Entrepreneurship?

· Idea vs. Business Opportunity?

· Doing Your Market Research – Customers and Industry

· The Economics of Small Business

· Selecting The Correct Legal Structure

· Financing Your Venture

· Business Planning

· SBA Resources For You

This is your chance to explore what it takes to be an entrepreneur and stand with the growing number of small business owners! Join us and learn how to put your small business ownership dreams into action!