MERRILLVILLE | The Northwest Indiana Small Business Development Center is presenting "Launch Your Own Business Workshop: A Sound and Proven Path" from 6 to 8 p.m. April 23 at the Purdue University Calumet Academic Learning Center, 9900 Connecticut Drive, in Room 261.
The workshop focuses on new entrepreneurs and aims to help them evaluate their business ideas, prepare a sound business plan, manage expectations and increase chances of accessing capital.
Workshop topics include identifying personal objectives, skills and resources; describing your business idea and requirements; developing a sales forecast; identifying start-up expenses; estimating your operating budget; and analyzing your feasibility results.
The cost is $25 and registration and payment are required in advance. To register, visit www.nwisbdc.org, click on seminars and events, the workshop, and follow instructions or call (219) 644-3513.