Mendocino SBDCFort Bragg California

Start-Up Essentials: Get All Your Business Basics Here

Start-Up Essentials: Get All Your Business Basics Here

Wednesday, March 17, 2021 3:00pm to 4:00pm

Start-Up Essentials: Get All Your Business Basics Here
Wednesday, March 17, 2021
From 3:00-4:00 PM
Cost: FREE

Have you ever thought about starting your own business but didn’t know where to begin? This webinar is an overview of what it takes to start and run a small business; essentials like coming up with a business idea, writing a business plan, testing out your idea, legal requirements, and more. This is the perfect starting point to build the knowledge you need to succeed. Sign up to get started today.

Who Should Attend
Entrepreneurs who are looking for guidance on how to start their dream business, or take their part-time gig and turn it into their full-time occupation. This workshop is also perfect for Small Business owners who want an overview of all the essentials to consider when owning a business.

Topics Covered:
Business planning
How to test your business idea
Overview of finance and marketing
Small business loans
Types of business entities
Business Licensing Requirements

Keith Olibana has over 15 years of experience working with early-stage entrepreneurs; from those still in the idea stage to those who have launched and are trying to scale their businesses. He specializes in business planning, go-to-market strategies, business management, operations and strategic planning. Keith was the Co-founder and Director of The Microenterprise Program, a social benefit organization that provides entrepreneurial education to at risk populations. He has a BA in Business Management and an MBA from Pepperdine University.


Apply Now

It all starts here. Complete the application and submit your request. A member of the SBDC will follow up with you and help you achieve your small business goals -- at no cost to you.


As concerns continue about coronavirus (COVID-19), we’re here to help you navigate available resources, answer your business questions and be a trusted partner for your business
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Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA or HSU Sponsored Programs Foundation.