During the Start-Up Academy you will gain skills and knowledge you need to start and run a successful business. This course can be done at your own pace to really focus on developing an effective business model. Do not let not being able to afford a consultant or not knowing who to trust delay your dreams. Use this course to learn everything you need to know to get you started on your journey.

Course Curriculum

  • 1

    DREAM!

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    • Developing Your Dream

    • Market research and competitive analysis

    • Business Plan

    • Business Overview Template

    • Calculate Your Start Up Cost

    • Fund Your Vision

  • 2

    START!

    • Pick Business Location

    • Business Structure

    • Choose your business name

    • State and Federal ID Numbers

    • Apply for Licenses and Permits

    • Open a Business Account

    • Business Insurance

    • Registering Your Business

  • 3

    GLOW!

    • Managing Money

    • Hiring Employees

    • Pay taxes

    • Stay legally compliant

    • Buy assets and equipment

    • Marketing and Sales Plan

  • 4

    WORK SMARTER NOT HARDER!

    • Become a federal contractor

    • Women-owned businesses

    • Veteran-owned businesses

    • Tax Deductions

About the instructor

Start-Up Specialist

Kendra Robinson

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Don't delay your dreams! Start your business today!