Wednesday, November 14, 2018 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM EST
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Keiser University 
9100 Forum Corporate Parkway
Fort Myers, FL 33905

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Cecelia Grace 
Southwest Florida SCORE Chapter 219 

So You Want To Start Your Own Business

Is your dream to start your own business? This workshop will provide you with the basics that you need to know to start a business. It will also tell you how to find the resources to evaluate your business idea and bring it to reality.


Don't wait! Reservation required. Space is limited for this low cost workshop($25.00).

Topics covered in this seminar are:

1. Some of the myths about running your own business.

2. How to develop your idea and identify your customers.

3. How to develop a marketing and sales plan.

4. What your need to know about financing your business - especially cash flow.

5. How to fund your business.

6. Options to starting a business.

7. How to find the right resources

8.  Next steps

Speaker:  Darius Joseph, a SCORE mentor and entrepreneur, he has over 20 years of business experience running IT organizations and is currently President @ Simplified Technologies, LLC. In Fort Myers, FL,  which specializes in computer and software sales and services; computer network design and support, telecommunications, network infrastructure and maintenance, hardware sales and IT strategy. He is also an Adjunct Professor in the Lutgert College of Business at Florida Gulf Coast University and on the Board of Directors of the American Lung Association in Washington DC.

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Parking is free.  There is a $25.00 workshop fee.  Select PayPal payment option to pay with regular credit card or PayPal account.  Registration at the door will be $30.00. 

The workshop is open to all Keiser students.  All students in Fort Myers and Lee and Hendry counties with a school ID and Veterans may attend free.A valid ID may be required at the door.

The Southwest Florida SCORE Chapter provides FREE Counseling and Low Cost Workshops to new and existing businesses in Fort Myers, Cape Coral, Bonita Springs, Lehigh Acres, Labelle and surrounding areas in Lee and Hendry Counties.  Visit us today at southwestflorida.score.org