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Everything You Need to Start Your Business Howard County Economic Development Authority (HCEDA)

Enrollment for this course has closed
You have a business idea and you want to start a business - what do you do next? In this 8-week guided program, aspiring and early stage entrepreneurs will develop and refine a business concept, taking it through each step of the business planning process. Each session is lead and guided by a certified Kauffman Facilitator  who coaches you to develop a solid business plan and a complete financial plan and a marketing strategy.
This is an active, hands on learning program with tangible results at the end.

During this program, you'll work to: --Learn how to set realistic financial goals for your business. -Determine the unique features and benefits of your product service. -Find your target market and discover your competitive advantage. -Define your company’s brand and marketing. -Learn how to manage business functions and develop an organizational culture. -Determine the steps to profitability. -Identify potential sources of funding for your business. -Launch your business
  1. Delivery

    In-Person
  2. Location

    Columbia, MD
  3. Fee

    Yes
  4. Start Date

    September 11, 2019
  5. Enrollment Close Date

    September 09, 2019
  6. End Date

    October 30, 2019