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Massachusetts Small Business Development Center Network

Ready to turn your idea into a Business? NOW is the time!

Thu 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM
Topic: Start-up Assistance

So you want to be an entrepreneur, your own boss, a multimillionaire? Starting a business is a major undertaking, if you want to do it right, and maximize the likelihood of success. Join us for a fast paced, dynamic webinar which will take you through the first four steps to starting a business: Examining your motivation for business ownership. Choosing the right business for you. Evaluating the feasibility of your chosen business. Considering start-up requirements and common pitfalls. Cliff Robbins, Senior Business Advisor at MSBDC, will present this free webinar to anyone who has an idea and is in the process or thinking about starting their own business. A representative from the NBEDC will also provide you with information specific to New Bedford businesses. MEET THE SHOEMAKER Chris Donovan, a 55 year old graduate of the 'Masters in Footwear Design' program at Polimoda Fashion Institute in Florence, Italy and a local MSBDC client, is on a quest to follow his life long dream. Along the way, since his first advising session with Cliff Robbins in November, 2015, he has utilized as many reources as possible. One of his first steps was to attend a 'Starting a New Business' workshop in was to create a business plan, then a marketing plan, then learn how to utilize social media, and the story continues...register to find out what he is doing now!


Co-Sponsor(s): New Bedford Economic Development Council (NBEDC) Massachusetts Growth Capital Corporation (MGCC)

Fee: No Cost