Are you ready to start your own business?
Before you quit your job or invest your life savings, wouldn't it be nice to know whether your business idea has merit? In the Operation JumpStart program, offered through a partnership of The EDD and Holmes Community, you will examine your business idea from every angle. Not only will the class help you make a decision about starting your own business, it will also help you will discover whether the life of an entrepreneur is right for you.
Operation JumpStart is a practical, hands-on microentreprise development program designed to help entrepreneurs test the feasibility of their business ideas and plan to launch new ventures.
The EDD offers one class each year and will offer additional classes basedon demand. Classes are taught at HCC two nights per week for six weeks. Cost is $85 per participant.
This entrepreneurial business training and mentoring program relies on:
-A proven curriculum developed for the micro-entrepreneur.
-A wide range of training topics, including:
- Business Plan
- Financial projections
-A supportive Facilitation Team and process, including:
- An experienced facilitator
- Knowledgeable business coaches
- Small group exercises
- Weekly take-home assignments
- Individual meetings with a business coach who can assist you with your preparation of a business plan
A limited number of applicants will be accepted in each class. Click here to download an application. For more information call 662-229-9502.