February 24, 2024


Supportive Business Potential

Free business startup webinars begin May 18; later sessions June 9 & 15

Free business startup webinars begin May 18; later sessions June 9 & 15

Registration is now open for the Small Business Development Center’s free How to Start a Business online workshops, set for 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., Wednesday, May 18; 2 to 4:30 p.m., Thursday, June 9, and 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., Wednesday, June 15.

This webinar is for individuals who are considering starting their own business in Delaware for the first time. Although the program is free, space is limited and preregistration is required. Following the webinar, participants may then register for free one-on-one business advising.

“We are now advising clients with a variety of business ideas, such as manufacturing, daycare centers, marketing and social media consulting, service businesses, food trucks and retail shops,” said David Root, director of the Small Business Development Center. “No matter what you plan to start, the webinar will help you determine whether you are ready for what you need to do to move forward.”

Workshop topics will include why business plans are important no matter what type of business you start; bank requirements for financing, if needed; what steps to take to establish a business in Delaware; developing a timeline to get a business opened; and what resources are available to help.

For more information or to register, go to DelawareSBDC.org.