The NIACC Pappajohn Center and the Small Business Development Center to offer afreetwo-hour workshop designed for anyone who is considering starting a business. AtStart Smart,participants will learn how to create a business plan, conduct market research, discuss different types of business ownership, and learn how to register a business.
Start Smartwill be offered on Wednesday, March 10, online via Zoom from 6-8 pm.
The activities involved in starting a business fall under two broad categories—feasibility (the business plan) and administrative tasks. While we like to focus on the feasibility issue,Start Smartprovides information and the chance to ask questions on numerous other topics, including:
- Business registration
- Doing customer research
- How bankers evaluate business concepts and loans
- Start-up costs
- Business plan tips
- And more
After attendingStart Smart, you can make an appointment to meet over the phone individually with the Small Business Development Center Counselors to help you review your business plan or provide guidance with other issues.Registration is required; go to our websitewww.pappajohncenter.comand click on the Program and Events tab to register.
For questions, contact Mary Spitz-SBDC office at NIACC: 641.422.4342 or email@example.com
The NIACC John Pappajohn Entrepreneurial Center is an expert in rural business innovation and success. In partnership with North Iowa’s Small Business Development Center, we provide tools, support, and resources to Iowa’s entrepreneurs. We counsel both new and existing local businesses, from Main Street to industry leaders. We’re growing Iowa’s entrepreneurial culture through grade school initiatives, college and community programs, and business training and development. Contact the NIACC Pappajohn Center firstname.lastname@example.org. See our new website atwww.pappajohncenter.com.
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