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    No-Cost Event for New Small Businesses and Potential Entrepreneurs

    Interested in no-cost resources to help you plan and develop your business? Jefferson County Workforce Center and the Jefferson County Business Resource Center are collaborating to bring businesses and resources together in one place.

    The event is Friday, June 3, from 8:30 a.m. to noon at the Wheat Ridge Recreation Center. For more information call 303-271-4705.

    Business resource sponsors will help attendees with:

    • Government regulations and compliance – Do you know everything required for conducting business at the federal, state, county and local levels?
    • Business concept analysis – Is your idea viable? Can you launch and sustain your business in a challenging economy?
    • Business plan development – Do you have a well developed plan with verifiable assumptions?
    • Market analysis – Do people need/want what you’re selling?
    • Start-up costs – Are you prepared to finance your start-up costs and operations for six months to one year?
    • Business counseling and coaching – Have you contacted organizations that can help you?

    Guest Speakers:

    9:00 – 9:30 a.m.: Dot Wright, President & CEO Arvada Chamber of Commerce
    9:30 – 9:55 a.m.: Jayne Reiter, Business Counselor, West Metro, Small Business Development Council
    9:55 – 10:20 a.m.: Mike Jackowski, Director of the Center for Innovation, Associate Professor, Marketing Metropolitan State College
    10:20 – 10:30 a.m.: Q & A

    Don't miss this opportunity to interact with business development experts who can help you plan and develop your business!

    May 18, 2011

    Last Updated: 5-31-2013