NaperLaunch Academy: Starting a Business Series

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Program Type:

NaperLaunch

Age Group:

Adults
This event is part of a combined series. If you register for this event, you will be automatically registered for all of the following events in the series.
Registration for this event is no longer open.
Allowed Ages: Over 18 and up

Program Description

Event Details

The NaperLaunch Academy offers a focused curriculum to help entrepreneurs develop fundamental business knowledge and learn the “lean startup process.” During this four-week series, attendees will learn to use a lean business model canvas to develop their business concept; determine funding strategies and sources, pricing models and break-even analysis; and address key operational concerns including bookkeeping and accounting concepts, sales and income tax requirements, state and federal employment regulations and insurance and risk management issues. Participants are expected to attend all four sessions and complete homework assignments outside of class. This series will be held virtually via Zoom. *Registration Required

Week 1: Business Conceptualization

Week 2: Startup Financial Essentials

Week 3: Starting a Business in Illinois

Week 4: Individual Mentoring and Assignment Review