First Steps

First Steps in Starting Your Own Business Workshop

Do you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur? First Steps in Starting Your Own Business is a two-hour, quarterly workshop, held on the first Tuesday of the month and is open to the public. This workshop is a collaborative effort by Racine County Workforce Solutions and Kenosha Area Business Alliance and focuses on questions entrepreneurs may face when taking the leap. Some topics include: business plan development, market feasibility, financial and lender resources, and Small Business Administration (SBA) resources.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 
First Steps  |  Kenosha 

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 
First Steps  |  Racine 

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 
First Steps  |  Kenosha 

$10 per registrant 


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Backyard Dreams Studios/The O Co-Working Space and Wisconsin SBDC at UW-Parkside introduces "Tips At The O" series for tips on all things business! Whether you are starting a business, growing a business, or just throwing ideas around ... come to the O!

This session: Tips on Accounting.
Knowing your numbers as a business owner is a MUST- Come and see Lenay Johnson, owner of Better Bookkeeping, at our next Tips at the O! 

  • Take charge of your business financial life.
  • You will hear about different legal entities and whether you should be a sole proprietorship an LLC or a Corporation.
  • Find out about different accounting programs and how they make your life easier and more accurate. 
  • What to do if you really hate the financial side of the business. 

The O will be offering all registrants 10% off their monthly seating membership just for attending!

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Tips on Accounting (registration link is hyperlinked)

For more information please call 262-595-3362 or visit Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Wisconsin Small Business Development Center at UW-Parkside, 900 Wood Road Kenosha, WI 53144. 

900 Wood Road · P.O. Box 2000 · Kenosha, WI 53141-2000 P 262-595-2345

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