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Things to Know Before Starting a Business

March 4, 2020 at 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Location:608 Robertson Hall
Audience:Current Students

Do you have a business idea but don’t know where to start? What are the pros and cons of being an entrepreneur? What are some resources that can help you along the way? This workshop will answer these and many other questions relating to starting a business. We will learn how to create a basic business plan, review different types of funding available to start-ups, and highlight key documents that are important when setting up new business.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Know what to take into consideration when starting a company.
  • Learn how to create a business plan.

Facilitator: Alex Gavrila

All graduate students are welcome. If you are a TA, this session counts toward voluntary paid training hours, provided that you are working as a TA in the term when the training takes place.