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Boots to Business Reboot

Saturday, January 27, 2018, 08:00am - 05:00pm

Are you a veteran that either owns a business or is thinking of starting one? Statistics show that veterans are the most successful group when it comes to entrepreneurship. Why? Because veterans have the character, discipline and skills needed to succeed as small business owners and entrepreneurs. Wondering what it takes and how you can prepare? Enroll in Boots to Business Reboot, a two day series of classroom modules designed to inform you of the basics involved.

The SBA and SCORE are presenting a special training event tailored to our Military Active Duty and Veterans who are either planning to start a business or already have a small business venture. This FREE training is composed of 8 1-hour Modules that are being presented Saturday January 27. The course includes handout materials developed by Syracuse University and attendees are eligible for an additional 8-week online course. See for additional details on the program.

These specially designed presentations presented by seasoned, successful business professionals from SCORE, will give you the knowledge needed to get started in your new business venture or to improve the performance of your existing business. Classes are free of charge and open to all veterans and their spouses.

Classes include text book and copies of presentations, schedule is as follows:

  • Module 1: Introduction to Business Ownership
  • Module 2: Basics of Opportunity Recognition
  • Module 3: Market Research
  • Module 4: Economics of Small Business Start-up
  • Module 5: Picking the Legal Entity for Your Business
  • Module 6: Financing the Venture
  • Module 7: Next Steps: Intro to Business Planning
  • Module 8: Moving Forward: Resources to Support You

SPACE IS LIMITED - Register Here.

If event is closed due to space limitation or if you are interested but cannot attend on these dates, please send email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. so you can be notified of future classes.

Saturday January 27, 2018
8:00am - 5:00pm

516 Pennsfield Place #206
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360

SCORE Ventura Chapter 255
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Location SCORE Thousand Oaks
516 Pennsfield Place #206
Thousand Oaks