LAUNCHING a New Business
What is it?
Our new business launching programs are designed to help you achieve your start-up business goals at the pace at which you are ready to embark. Whether you are on a fast track or want to take it slow, our Business Launching programs will fit your life's schedule. With class work, one-on-one advising and peer mentorship, you will learn the skills essential to building a solid business foundation. Contact us at email@example.com prior to enrolling for a program application..
Which program is right for you?
- The Entrepreneur Development Series (EDS)
- The EDS program is the premier program for launching-stage entrepreneurs. It is designed to provide entrepreneurs with the information and resources necessary to develop a firm foundation for their first year in business. The EDS is designed to help thinking and launching stage entrepreneurs develop the essential skills for supporting a successful business. Learn the importance of focusing within your field and earn what you are worth as an entrepreneur. While participating in this program, the entrepreneur is: launching their business; learning management essentials; establishing systems to support the emerging company; developing entrepreneurial skills; and creating a business plan worthy of presentation. Prerequisites: Program application through a guided interview process.
- Getting Your Recipe to Market
- A 12-week intensive program designed to provide the food entrepreneur with a solid foundation in business, organizational, and product development, as well as food safety, packaging, production and distribution.
Pre-requisite: program application
Developed by the SBDC, the Food Innovation Center, and New Seasons Market, this program combines the talents of our instructors, business advisors and food professionals to provide a rich learning environment; one that creates a foundation for the entrepreneur. The workshop sessions engage the entrepreneurs in considering the complexity and inter-relationship between business planning, product development, and launching of your product so that you produce, promote and profit from your recipe/food concept as a food entrepreneur.
For more information on this program contact SBDC: 971-722-5080 | firstname.lastname@example.org