The First Steps to Starting a Business

Are you looking for the basics of starting a new business? This three-hour class provides a quick overview of the critical first steps needed to start a business. 
Participants learn to assess their strengths and weaknesses in terms of business ownership, and the importance of planning, meeting legal and regulatory requirements and identifying sources of financing. 

Topics Include:

  • Basics of business ownership and planning
  • Forms of business ownership and other regulatory issues
  • Marketing and financing
  • Business resources and training opportunities
  • Determining if business ownership is for you

If you are a recently unemployed or laid-off worker, the Dislocated Worker scholarship may apply for this class. Please apply for the scholarship prior to applying for the class.

Cost of class is $49 and will be collected through registration link below.




Upcoming sessions

  • Start time: 9:00am
  • End time: 12:00 PM
  • Session 1 of 1


  • 4747 Troost Avenue
  • Kansas City, MO
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