Becoming a Business Owner 101
An Action Plan for Entrepreneurs
Alternatives Federal Credit Union
125 N. Fulton Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
About The Class
Becoming a business owner 101, is presented as a cooperative effort by Alternatives Federal Credit Union (Tompkins County Chamber of Commerce (TCCC), and the Small Business Development Center of New York (SBDC). The course will cover typical requirements and challenges of starting a business ranging from product and service development to business planning and financing. Additional topics discussed are human resources, business structure, regulatory and legal issues and lifestyle impacts. Each participant will complete a personal skills assessment, and develop an action plan.
Registration Fee ($105) Includes
* Two full days of class room instruction: June 1st & 8th 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
(Lunch will be provided and a vegetarian option is available)
* Lifestyle Impacts Module June 15th 9:30 am – 11:00 am
* Going out of Business Module June 15th 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
* One-on-One Advisor Counseling
Consists of: Two one hour personal advisory sessions for Action Plan Development
Session One: Strengths Matrix Assessment
Session Two: Action Plan Outline Development
Course Completion Certificate
In order to receive a course completion certificate with your total number of classroom training hours you must attend all mandatory sessions above AND choose the appropriate modules below as applicable to your business.
* Manufacturing Module (manufacturing only) June 15th 1:00 – 2:30 $30
* Partnership Module (partnerships only) June 15th 2:30 – 4:00 $30
To Register: http://www.businesscents.org/training
Funded in part through a Cooperative Agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration.
*Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance.