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Start Smart (Richmond)

September 12, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

In this 4- week course you will find out about the basic tools you need to start a successful business. You will work with a Business Plan Canvas (a visual hands-on tool) to get your ideas down on paper, test them, refine, adjust and change to meet the needs of your market.

  • Learn how to define your vision for your future.
  • Create a mission statement to meet the vision.
  • Assess if you have the skills, passion and resources.
  • Craft a business idea to match your reality.
  • Test the feasibility of your business.

When: Class meets every Tuesday for four weeks from 6:30pm to 9:30pm and runs from 9/12/2017 – 10/13/2017 

The course requires your commitment and willingness to attend all classes, do all assignments and participate fully in classroom discussions throughout the 4-week duration.

Cost: $60-$120 (Scholarships Available up to 50%, dependent on proof of household income level).

Financial Assistance is available upon proof of low/moderate income. If interested, please email ldeleon@rencenter.org as soon as possible and send proof of income (tax return, receipt of unemployment benefits, social security, etc).

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September 12, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
$60 – $120


Bret Sweet, Program Director


Richmond Chamber Of Commerce
3925 Macdonald Ave
Richmond, 94805 United States
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