Thursday, July 12, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM EDT
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Launch Workplaces 
9841 Washington Blvd
Suite 200
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

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How to Start a Brick & Mortar Retail Business - 7/12/18 

 For anyone considering a Retail Product or Retail Service Business.

Starting a brick & mortar retail business can be an overwhelming experience. But understanding the important issues and the right process will enable you to mitigate the risk and place your business in a better position to reach its objectives. This step-by-step workshop will address key challenges every brick & mortar startup will face.

  • Writing an Effective Business Plan
  • Selecting the Right Entity Formation
  • The Pros and Cons of a Partnership
  • The Partnership Agreement
  • Finding the Right Location
  • Negotiating the Best Deal
  • Managing the Build-Out
  • Preparing for the Grand Opening

Instructor’s Bios:

Richard Rose began his career in retail home furnishings. Over the course of 30 years he served as President and CEO of Town House Contemporary Furniture while opening 9 locations. From management and sales training to marketing and human resources, he’s gained hands-on experience in every aspect of a retail business. In addition, Richard has been a commercial landlord throughout most of his career