First Steps To Starting Your Business

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location: Brazos Valley SBDC, 4001 E 29th St, Suite 175,
Bryan, Texas 77802

Online registration is not available at this time.

Thank you for your interest in this workshop. However, due to the increasing concerns around COVID-19 (Coronavirus), we will be canceling all training workshops through April 30th. We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation and will assess the situation in mid-late April regarding training.

Please be assured the health and safety of our clients, community, and staff are our top priority. We will not resume workshops until it is safe to do so.

All those registered to attend this event will be contacted with more details via email shortly.

Thank you for your understanding during this time.

If you're considering starting a new business but don't know where to begin, attend the Brazos Valley SBDC's First Steps to Starting Your Business class. In this short introductory class, we will discuss the various steps necessary to help determine if your business idea makes economic sense and how to get started. After the class, stop by the SBDC office to schedule a no-cost, one-on-one business advising appointment with one of our advisors.

Attend this session and discover:

  • SBDC services and resources to help you succeed

  • Essential ingredients of a successful business

  • Improve your chances of success

  • Determine feasibility

  • Legal structure options

  • Insurance

  • Financing options

  • Licensing


Target Audience:
This class is for individuals considering starting a business.

Jim Pillans, Brazos Valley SBDC Director

Please Note:

Registration must be completed online prior to attending the class. There will be no registration at the door and we will not take walk-ins. The Brazos Valley SBDC reserves the right to cancel a class if sufficient enrollment is not met.

Satisfactory meeting room temperatures are difficult to maintain. Always bring a sweater or jacket to ensure comfort. No children under the age of 16 are allowed in the workshop.

Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact the Brazos Valley SBDC at (979) 260-5222 for accommodations, or if you have questions about this class.