Wednesday, July 17, 2019 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM MDT
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SCORE Albuquerque (CNM Montoya) 
4700 Morris St.,NE,Suite TW203
Albuquerque, NM 87111

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SCORE Albuquerque 
ABC's of Starting & Building Your Business
  • How can I come up with a good business idea?
  • Will it be embraced by the marketplace?
  • Will it be profitable?

If you're thinking about starting a business, boost your chances of success before spending any of your hard-earned money! 

Our "one-stop shop" workshop will teach you everything you need to know to start your business and avoid the common pitfalls that take down 80% of startup businesses within the first five years.

This workshop is for those who are:

  • willing to make the time and resource commitment to create a successful business
  • willing to persist despite inevitable challenges
  • thirsty for knowledge
  • willing to apply the concepts learned

Note: this is an evening workshop.

Cost:  $29.95


Presenter Vladimir "Vic" Berniklau retired as a Senior Executive from the US Dept. of Energy after managing several organizational units in the local DOE office (MIS, Contracts, Facilities Planning and Budget) as well as initiated offices of Strategic Planning and Technology Transfer.  With his wife and son, he started two tech-based businesses achieving a level of $2M in annual revenue and 30 employees before turning the businesses over to his son who continues their growth. For the past 10 years, Vic has been a Certified Mentor with SCORE. He has a BS in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA. He also taught at UNM at the graduate level.

Special thanks to our 2019 Workshop Program sponsor:

SCORE Albuquerque helps small businesses grow from start-up through maturity by providing lifelong learning opportunities for business owners.  Clients develop their own path to small business success by accessing one-on-one mentoring, workshops, Business Owners Councils and a national network of resources.  Our team of experienced entrepreneurs, business owners, corporate executives and managers are trained mentors who help clients gain clarity to take the next step.  SCORE Albuquerque is a resource partner of the Small Business Administration (SBA) and Central New Mexico Community College (CNM). Other partnerships include NAWBO and The Loan Fund.  In New Mexico, SCORE also has chapters in Santa Fe and Las Cruces.