Starting Your Small Business (updated)

User Rating: 8.3
Cost: Free
Release Date: 03/28/2006
Run Time:~1.2 hours for all 4 modules
Audience:Start up
Image for article titled Starting Your Small Business (updated)

Support Material

Please download the support material before taking the course.

This online presentation given by Leslie Cheever, a certified Maine SBDC Business Counselor, walks you through the initial concepts of starting a business. The presentation is divided into four parts, which can be viewed all at once or separately. They are:

* An overview of what it takes to start a business
* What a business plan contains
* Introduction to marketing
* Understanding financial reports

What users are saying:

"Nice to be able to stop and start when you have to. I'm sneaking it in while the kids are napping."

"great info. you made it easy to understand and really got me thinking, I am glad I took the time to listen."

"I like being able to do it when I am available, being able to pause and take notes, review...., "

"This course has certainly helped me learn the main points of beginning my business, I'm so pleased to have found something so informative, for FREE!"

"The presentation was very clear; I feel like it was a face to face conversation. Thank you so much."

"I really like it. It was quick and to the point and filled with information"

"Very clear and easy to understand. I am not business minded, so the information was presented in a way even I could understand"

"It was clear and concise. Understandable."

"This was a very good course and I felt it was very helpful when considering starting a business on your own."

"It was very useful to me to be able to do the course when I had the time available."

"The progression of information was very good, the terms used were helpful, the summaries were excellent."  

Already Registered?
Click here.

All fields are required

First Name:
Last Name:
Zip Code:
Phone Number:
Email: (please double check)

Make sure your email address is correct, your login information will be sent to you by email.

Information collected is for proof of registration and is not sold, shared, given away or used for any other reason.

Note: All workshops are Adobe Flash based and are not compatible with Apple mobile devices.