Veterans have the character, skills, and discipline needed to succeed as entrepreneurs. Wondering what else it will take and how to prepare? Boots to Business Reboot is an introduction to business ownership offered to all veterans and their spouses on Thursday, March 23, 9:00-5:00 at Porter Branch. Some of the topics included in this entrepreneurial education program are: the components of a business plan, an introduction to private and public resources, opportunity recognition, and much more.
An observation worth noting: I have recently been approached by a growing number of people wanting to build a web site for their business. This would have been a much more daunting process even a few years ago. However the Web has evolved to meet these needs more easily. There now exist many online storefronts through which small businesses can be run. Though I am unable to recommend one service over another, either through direct experience or secondary knowledge, here are a few of the more popular selections that can help anyone get started.