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Thinking of Owning a Business . . . An introduction to what's involved.
Do you dream about starting a business? You are not alone - millions of Americans share that dream. And yet, not everyone has the courage to get started. But if you are reading this you have already taken the first steps towards turning your dream into a reality. This interactive seminar will deal with the key information you need to be considering as you move forward. Topics covered are: •Myths and Realities of Entrepreneurship - The truth about business ownership •Do you have what it takes - Assessing your skills & experience •Know your options: Different types of businesses - A closer look at various ways of starting a business •Components of business ownership - Understanding the many roles you'll play as a business owner •Making it legal - The nuts & bolts of launching a new business •Business plan basics - Why you need a business plan The workshop is a solid first step. It helps you to understand what is involved in starting and running a business and your stage of readiness. This is time well spent. You will walk away with a head full of ideas for your next steps. Click Here to Register: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?llr=esqnoncab&oeidk=a07efifs69ga27fa5c0 Presenter: Hector Arrillaga works for Hewlett Packard leading the Software Business for Managed Print Services in the Americas. He has 23 years of experience with HP across Quality Assurance, Marketing, Sales, Services and Business Management. He has served the Graphic Arts, Consumer, Small & Medium Business and Corporate markets. Hector volunteers for SCORE as a certified mentor and advices his wife with Bright & Smart, a company dedicated to teach engineering skills to children. An executive with strong leadership skills, Hector is a Physics’ Engineer from ITESM in Monterrey Mexico, and has attended development programs in Cornell, USA; INSEAD, France and IPADE, Mexico. Broward SCORE office hours: Monday – Thursday from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm Costs: Free

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NW Regional Branch Library

3151 North University Drive ·  Coral Springs, FL

What we're about

SCORE is a nonprofit association dedicated to helping small businesses get off the ground, grow and achieve their goals through education and mentorship. We have been doing this for nearly fifty years.

Because our work is supported by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and thanks to our volunteers, we are able to deliver our services at no charge or at very low cost.

Broward SCORE, is one of the first chapters and was founded in 1964 as Chapter 17. We are a very active chapter and have more than 30 volunteers. Connect with us for informative, useful workshops, small business mentoring, special small business events and more.

Our Mission is to help entrepreneurs and small business men and women start, develop, and grow businesses in Broward County.

The purpose of this Meetup is to share our many workshops, business resources, and services to the Broward business community. Join us to learn, network, and grow your business!

299 East Broward Blvd.
Ft. Lauderdale,FL 33301
Tel: (954)356-7263
Fax: (954)356-7145
http://broward.score.org/

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