Thursday, October 17, 2019 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM CDT
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Grand Prairie Chamber of Commerce 
900 Conover Dr.
Grand Prairie, TX 75051

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Kenisha Chidiebere 
Fort Worth - Chapter 120 

Simple Steps for Starting Your Business - 10/17/2019 - C0120 

You are invited by SCORE Fort Worth to attend our Workshop of Simple Steps in Starting a Business.


DREAM BIG! Do you dream about starting a business? You're not alone - millions of Americans share that dream. And yet, not everyone has the courage to get started. But if you're ready to branch out on your own, this workshop is for you.
Action Points
  • 1) Getting Started  
  • 2) Turning Your Ideas to a Business
  • 3) Marketing Your Business
  • 4) Financial Matters 
  • 5) Stepping Out and taking action
Fee $20

Proper Planning Is Key. One myth is that the majority of small business fail. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, after two years in business, the majority of startups succeed; after five years, about half fail and half succeed. Proper planning and hard work is the only way to guard against failure. You are on the right track with SimpleSteps for starting Your Business.
Presented by:Collette Portis
As the founder and owner of Destined Designs Business Solutions, Collette Portis coaches and consults with business owners, entrepreneurs, and executives teaching them how to expand and grow their businesses to ensure sustainability and build a lasting legacy.  She is a business coach and growth specialistwith more than 20 years of experiencein a diverse range of fields.  Ms. Portisis a certified trainer, facilitator, and skilled coach.  She has sharpened her ability to stretch the vision, mission, and goals of business owners, executives, and entrepreneurs alike.  She has an extensive educational background having earned her Bachelors in Business Management, Masters in Adult Education, and completing her Doctorate in Transformational Leadership.Collette Portis is the author of the G.O.A.L.I.E. (Grafting Objectives Around Longevity In Entrepreneurship)

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Note: Refunds will be processed upon request up to 7 days before the workshop date. No credit of paid workshop fees will be applied to future workshops for cancellation after 7 days prior to the workshop date or non-attendance. 

All workshops held at locations other than the James Guinn complex in Fort Worth, TX will not be able to accept any payment of fees at the door. All registrations with fee payment via debit/credit card is required in advance to the scheduled workshop in these locations, for security purposes.

SCORE is a 501(c)(3) non-profit 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 over fifty years.

Because our work is supported by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), and thanks to our network of 10,000 volunteers, we are able to deliver our services at no charge or at very low cost.