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Posted on: September 13, 2021

FREE Entrepreneurship Program starts September 22, 2021

The City of Deerfield Beach invites residents to join the online Entrepreneurship Program to learn how to make business ideas a reality.
The program is free of charge and targets aspiring entrepreneurs, side hustlers and freelancers that want to explore income generating ideas suited to their background, interest and capabilities.

Participants will learn the basic requirements for the successful execution of a business plan to deliver a profitable product or service, whether via e-commerce, brick and mortar or home-based business approaches. Every idea will be addressed and explored through one on one sessions if needed. The online program will be offered via Zoom for two hours, one day a week for six weeks beginning Wednesday, September 22 and ending Wednesday, October 27, 2021.

Schedule:
·   September 22 – Introduction to the Business Model Canvas
·   September 29 – Clarifying the idea and knowing your customers
·   October 6 – Will the effort be worth the reward? Costs, revenues and profits
·   October 13 – Marketing and branding, from designing your logo to creating your website
·   October 20 – Getting the paperwork done. Choosing the right business entity
·   October 27 – Delivering your elevator speech and getting feedback

The program is open to Deerfield Beach residents and business owners that want to improve their entrepreneurial skills. Registration closes September 20, 2021, at noon. Space is limited.

For more information and to register, please visit https://www.deerfield-beach.com/1733/Business-Programs
 
For additional information contact Gigi Chazu, Economic Development Coordinator at 954-246-2874 or email gchazu@deerfield-beach.com.

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